Soccer: One of the most popular sports worldwide. But more than that, it can be used as a very powerful tool to educate and create awareness on the importance of human values, using the game as a parallel to our daily lives. Learning while you play, couldn’t get better than that right?
Conect Vision is a foundation aims to create a better society by promoting human values and inner growth in order to create substantial spiritual and physical transformations. Soccer is the main tool with which kids are taught the values and responsibilities needed to be wholesome human beings.
Using their VITAL program that promotes Values, Self-Reflection, Hard Work, Love and Leadership, the children learn the discipline of the sport, build fundamental values, improve their academic performance, and develop a life project. To boot, as motivation they will have the opportunity to be scouted by professional national soccer clubs!
Located in La Boquilla in Cartagena, Colombia, Conect Vision with the support of Give To Colombia, have a great challenge: educate and take hope to children in one of the country’s most vulnerable areas. In an environment where children are exposed to alcoholism, drug addiction, violence and displacement, a space that promotes healthy practices can be a light that guides these children’s lives into a better life path.
A future with more smiles, more values and more opportunities, this is what “Semillero de Fútbol Vital” is all about!