Oct 25, 2010, 12:02 PM
anonymous Gambian donor residing in the United States of America, recently
donated football items to the Gambia kids.
The donated items include soccer gears such as footballs, shoes, shirts, and shorts.
The beneficiaries were Basse Mansajang in the Upper River Region, Kololi in the Kanifing Municipality, and Busumbala and Brufut in the West Coast Region.
The items were delivered and distributed by the anonymous donor, who wanted to ensure the items were directly received by kids in The Gambia.
The donor is using this as a pilot and is planning on executing a bigger donation in the future.
According to the donor, children who received the items were very grateful and thankful to the donors from Ohio Toledo area in the States.
The donor expressed his willingness to support Gambian kids with football items to improve their football.
The beneficiaries said the items would go a long way in helping some of the kids who were playing barefooted. Upon receiving the shoes the children were excited and filled with joy.
For their part, the kids lauded the donors for the timely gesture, saying the donated items would aid them in realizing their dreams in football.