We are Street Child United

We use the power of sport to change the way street children are negatively seen and treated around the world.

We provide a global platform for street children’s voices to be heard, so they can receive the protection, support and opportunities that every child is entitled to.

Ahead of the world’s biggest sporting competitions we organise international sports events inviting street children to be at the centre of the call for their rights. We are proud organisers of the Street Child World Cup and Street Child Games.

Visit our dedicated Street Child Games site to see all the action.

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  • “It was a privilege to be invited to the launch of the Street Child World Cup at Downing Street. It gives children a voice through football, a platform to express their rights and celebrate their abilities – I’m proud to add my support.”

    Wilson Palacios, Stoke City and Honduras Midfielder
  • “No child should have to live on the streets.  I commend the Street Child World Cup for providing a platform for the rights of street children to be heard.”

    Rt Hon Gordon Brown MP, Former Prime Minister
  • “No child should have to live on the streets and I fully endorse this campaign giving street children a voice to claim their rights”

    Sir Alex Ferguson, Manchester United Manager

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You+2 can change the game for street children

July 10, 2016

Euro 2016 is over and the new Premier League season is still weeks away, so we have a challenge for you to celebrate the power of football beyond the field. It's super simple, if you haven't already, please join our regular giving team and consider asking 2 friends to do the same. With the su...

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Olympic legend Michael Johnson helps Brazil Captain realise dreams

June 24, 2016

We thought you’d like to hear how sport and your continued support is changing lives. Drika led Brazil to glory…

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The United Nations is listening

May 26, 2016

We’re excited to share that the United Nations has recognised the Rio Resolution and the recommendations made by the former…

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Street Child Games leads way with 100 days to Rio 2016

April 27, 2016

With just 100 days to go until the Olympic Games, the first Street Child Games was featured in the Guardian…

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