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CCPC Teams Out to Africa

Jul 14, 2022

Late last week, two teams from partner church Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church made their way to Ethiopia and Uganda. Both teams made requests for soccer gear from Soccer Chaplains United’s Community Project request program. You can follow the teams progress and blog updates below.

Ethiopia

This family trip runs from July 9—24. Serving alongside Hope for the Fatherless, an orphan ministry in the capital city of Addis Ababa that seeks to meet the needs of orphaned and vulnerable children and place them in loving families through domestic adoption and reunification, as well as develop a culture of adoption and orphan care in Ethiopia and around the world.

Project Fulfillment:

  • 3 One-World Play balls
  • 35 jerseys
  • 4 jackets
  • 3 goalkeeper sets (gloves, shorts, jersey, socks)
  • 32 pounds total

Check out how the CCPC Ethiopia team is doing!

Uganda

Student ministry trip runs from July 10-26. The team serves once again with Uganda Youth for Christ, who have been CCPC partners in the gospel since the church’s first visit in 2007. This team of Ugandan young people is on the ground every day, serving Christ, sharing the gospel in schools, caring for and equipping teen moms, and being lights in very dark places.

Project fulfillment:

  • 1 One-World Play ball
  • 24 jerseys
  • 60 t-shirts
  • 22 warm-up tops
  • 50 lbs. total

Check out how the CCPC Uganda team is doing!

When you financially support Soccer Chaplains United a portion of your gift automatically goes to help our community projects and requests. You can give specifically to help cover our costs by making a gift through PushPay — simply select Community Project from the selectable funds. Your financial gift helps us purchase new soccer equipment, sponsor individuals projects and organizations, and to cover associated costs of providing Bibles, soccer equipment, and other outreach tools locally and around the world!

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