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SSI: one of the 29 shortlisted for Beyond Sport Global Awards




SSI: one of the 29 shortlisted for Beyond Sport Global Awards

Jun, 2019

We are proud to announce that, amidst more than 300 international sport-led social innovators. GAME’s Street Sports Incubator (SSI) stood out as one of the 29 shortlisted initiatives of the Beyond Sport Global Awards. SSI falls in the “Sport for Decent Work and Economic Growth Award” category, for its contribution to UN SDG #8; Decent Work and Economic Growth.

Beyond Sport’s charity is committed to contributing to the UN Sustainable Development Goals through the use of sports. All over the world, social innovators use the power of sport to heal and create positive change. Therefore, Beyond Sport Global Awards presents yearly awards to the most impactful change-makers.

Nick Keller, Founder, and President, of Beyond Sport, said: “On behalf of the Beyond Sport Foundation and our judges, congratulations to our 2019 Beyond Sport Global Awards Official Shortlist. Every year, we are more impressed by the incredibly innovative ways organizations are leveraging sport to drive change in their communities. We understand the tremendous amount of effort it takes to mobilize and contribute to local and global impact and are once again grateful for the opportunity to champion the visionaries responsible for utilizing sport to make the world a better place.

We are grateful for this recognition and it is definitely a motivation to continuously develop innovative ideas to support youth. Also, we want to express our appreciation to everyone who takes part in accomplishing the SSI Project.

Do not miss any opportunity and stay up-to-date with the SSI project: https://streetsportsincubator.org/#home.