Beyond the Bubble

16 February 2018 · · Uncategorized · 0 Comments

The purpose of the CTC Ten Safe-Hub lies right there in its title—it provides a place for kids that, as soon as they enter the gates, they know is safe. That has always been the goal for both CTC Ten and AMANDLA EduFootball: provide a secure space for development, relationship-building, and play. Provide a place.

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The Intersection of Meal Development and Human Development

2 November 2017 · · AMANDLA, CTC Ten Safe-Hub · 0 Comments

  Fidelity in program design, monitoring and evaluation, and community development refers to the level of accuracy with which a program is implemented. As such, to have high fidelity essentially means to follow the plan very closely; low fidelity indicates a lack of adherence. By and large, organizations seek to achieve high levels of fidelity.

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90 Days at a Time

15 September 2017 · · Uncategorized · 0 Comments

Immediately after I received the call that I would be headed to South Africa for a full year (OK, so maybe not immediately, but soon after), my thoughts turned to that essential, all-dominating document that would allow me to stay in Cape Town for the long-term: The Visa. When I first applied for my year-long.

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Means and Ends: From the Beautiful Game to the Beautiful Life

19 August 2017 · · Uncategorized · 0 Comments

Ed Foster-Simeon, President and CEO of the U.S. Soccer Foundation at a soccer-for-development conference in April remarked that the growth of soccer-based youth development that is reaching across America at the grassroots level is the game’s second wave around the country. The first wave, orchestrated at the top levels, was the popularization of the game.

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Sport Helped Me Navigate the World

21 July 2017 · · Uncategorized · 0 Comments

Hi, team! My name is Elizabeth Clinton. I’m from Havertown, Pennsylvania and I am incredibly excited to be the newest CTC Ten Foundation Fellow. Ever since I can remember, I have been a competitor, and I have taken out that competitive energy in athletics. From soccer to softball to swimming to track & field, I.

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