Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Category : Sports And Art

Sports And Art

Youth football club launched soup kitchen and COVID feeding project

Viwe Tyolwana
Thanks to the youth Olympiakos Football Club in Noupoort, who started a community soup kitchen during the COVID-19 pandemic, 140 vulnerable community members, including 72 children,  are  receiving  daily  cooked meals, in an effort to support those most impacted by the pandemic. The project is being funded by Noupoort Wind Farm’s socio economic development programme and is being implemented in collaboration with the two local clinics in the area.This local football club is wellknown  in the District and recognised for their talented players, but it is this  community  outreach  that has received the attention of SAFA, who recognises the value of sport amongst  the youth  in  the  rural  town of Noupoort.“While the teams could not play during COVID, the club  found a  way of supporting