Category: Zambia 40 posts found


Elton John Hosts Fundraiser for GRS

July 1, 2010

The following story appeared on eltonjohn.com on June 28, 2010. For the 12th consecutive year, Elton and David opened the doors of their… Read More

Elton John AIDS Foundation Funds Prevention, Testing and Treatment Project in Zambia

May 21, 2010

Sir Elton John smiles with GRS staff and Skillz Participants at the Football for Hope Center in Khayelitsha, South Africa. During a visit… Read More

Barclays Spaces for Sports supports Grassroot Soccer Zambia

November 16, 2009

On Wednesday, November 13, 2009, Barclays Bank and Grassroot Soccer Zambia officially launched a 3-year partnership in Zambia under Barclays’ Spaces for… Read More

GRS Zambia, In Partnership With Barclays Spaces For Sports, Tests Record Numbers At Skillz VCT Tourney

November 6, 2009

Hundreds of people lined up in order to get tested for HIV. A total of 716 Zambians were tested, 87… Read More

globalbike Makes Work Easier For Grassroot Soccer In Zambia

September 8, 2009

Imagine trying to coordinate a Grassroot Soocer program in an area the size of Maryland and having no transport to do so. Read More

Barclays, GRS Join Forces in Zambia

May 21, 2009

Barclays Supports GRS Zambia to Deliver its Biggest Programme to Date. Grassroot Soccer and Barclays have embarked on a new three-year partnership to fight… Read More

Nike, GRS Team Up in 4 Countries

May 7, 2009

Nike and GRS have joined forces to fight HIV in South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Malawi. This partnership will enable GRS to reach more… Read More

President Clinton plays Grassroot Soccer games in Lusaka, Zambia

October 11, 2007

President Bill Clinton visited Africa in July 2007 to see the work his Foundation is doing on the ground. During his time in Lusaka, a… Read More

Zambian Youth Footballers Earn Trip To U.S. Soccer Camp

May 4, 2007

Five Zambian boys have won themselves a trip to the Brad Friedel’s Premier Soccer Academy in Ohio, USA, following their participation in the Barclays… Read More

Grassroot Soccer Educates Youth in the Oldest Refugee Camp in Africa

March 13, 2007

Later this month, GRS will hold its second graduation at the Mayukwayukwa Refugee Camp in the western province of Zambia. GRS has been working… Read More