Our core aim is to use football as a means to promote health, social integration and - most importantly, given everything that these children have already been through - fun.

Our core aim is to use football as a means to promote health, social integration and - most importantly, given everything that these children have already been through - fun.

Our core aim is to use football as a means to promote health, social integration and - most importantly, given everything that these children have already been through - fun.

"I like coming here to play. It helps me forget the war, the bombs, the rockets and the children who were killed and it gives me a peace of mind."

- Hiba (13), Syrian refugee

"I like coming here to play. It helps me forget the war, the bombs, the rockets and the children who were killed and it gives me a peace of mind."

- Hiba (13), Syrian refugee

"I like coming here to play. It helps me forget the war, the bombs, the rockets and the children who were killed and it gives me a peace of mind."

- Hiba (13), Syrian refugee

With your support, we can keep this great work going. Please donate whatever you can afford.

Donate

100% of all donations go to covering the cost of running the football festival.

With your support, we can keep this great work going. Please donate whatever you can afford.

Donate

100% of all donations go to covering the cost of running the football festival.

With your support, we can keep this great work going. Please donate whatever you can afford.

Donate

100% of all donations go to covering the cost of running the football festival.

Want to know more about our motivation and background ?

The idea for the first refugee football festival came from one of our volunteers, a refugee lawyer based in Dublin, who first volunteered in Lesvos in December 2015 helping refugee boats land safely.

Want to know more about our motivation and background ?

The idea for the first refugee football festival came from one of our volunteers, a refugee lawyer based in Dublin, who first volunteered in Lesvos in December 2015 helping refugee boats land safely.

Want to know more about our motivation and background ?

The idea for the first refugee football festival came from one of our volunteers, a refugee lawyer based in Dublin, who first volunteered in Lesvos in December 2015 helping refugee boats land safely.

Impressions from the first Football For Refugees Festival in Lesvos

Impressions from the first Football For Refugees Festival in Lesvos

Impressions from the first Football For Refugees Festival in Lesvos

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