We are proud to announce that, amidst of more than 300 international sport-led social innovators, GAME’s Street Sport Incubator (SSI) stood out as one of the 29 shortlisted initiatives of the Beyond Sport Global Awards. SSI is selected for the “Sport for Decent Work and Economic Growth Award” category, due to its contribution to UN Sustainable Development Goal 8.
Beyond Sport’s charity is committed to contribute 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. That is why Beyond Sport Global Awards presents yearly awards to the most impactful change makers.
Nick Keller, Founder and President, 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 extremely grateful for this recognition and want to express our appreciation and gratitude to everyone who works with us on the realization of the Street Sports Incubator Project.