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Team Philippines for the Street Child World Cup was supported by a number of organisations working together. Led by the Fairplay for All Foundation which works in Payatas, Quezon City, the NGOs assisted each other in building and supporting the team.

The Fairplay for All Foundation works in Payatas, the location of the largest dumpsite in Metro Manila. It runs a drop-in centre for street children in the area and coaches football to children from Payatas and also in Kasiglahan, a relocation centre after the dumpsite collapsed in 2000. It is run by Roy Moore and Naomi Tomlinson.

Fairplay for All brought both a boys’ and a girls’ team to Rio in 2014 to represent the Philippines.


Philippines Team News

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If every picture tells a story…

November 28, 2014

If every picture tells a story…then this is part of an incredible story that you are helping to make a…

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Street Child World Cup team up with LIFT2014 to tackle global issue of youth homelessness on the London stage

June 3, 2014

Tickets available here! Two former street children are taking part in an international football themed theatre performance about youth homelessness,…

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A Team Philippines campaign against glue sniffing

December 21, 2012

Solvent abuse or ‘glue sniffing’ is often the only escape route from hunger and despair for millions of street children…

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