Using the power of sport to change the world for street children

We are Street Child United

We use the power of sport to provide a global platform for street children to be seen and their voices heard, so they can receive the protection support and opportunities that every child is entitled to.

Ahead of the world’s biggest sporting events, we organise international sports events for street children, challenging the negative perceptions and treatment of street children worldwide.

We are the proud organisers of the Street Child World Cup and
Street Child Games.


Latest Tweets
  • “I know from personal experience just what power football can have to inspire and change young people’s lives whatever their background or nationality. This is what the Street Child World Cup is all about and I give it my full support.”

    David Beckham OBE
  • “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
  • “I experienced hardcore street life in my youth. I know what it’s like. I congratulate the Street Child World Cup project in it’s commitment to bring attention to the plight of Street Children through the power of football.”

    Manny Pacquiao, Filipino professional boxer

Have you seen


Please vote for our Street Child Games film

October 25, 2016

We’re excited to share that the official Street Child Games film has been entered into the Charity Film Awards public vote. CLICK HERE TO VOTE & SHARE The films with the most votes will be shortlisted for the final, presenting a fantastic opportunity to give street children a voice, rais...

Read more

Eastern Seasons Gala Dinner to support Street Child United

October 14, 2016

We’re pleased to announce a partnership with Eastern Seasons, an annual week (28 November – 5 December) of cultural, sport…

Read more

Team Pakistan expands football for good programme to include girls

October 11, 2016

We’re excited to share that our partners in Pakistan, Azad Foundation have teamed up with Naseem Hameed Academy to create…

Read more
"Football's Global Responsibility" panel, (L-R) David Garrido, Kate Laurens, Gilberto Silva, John Wroe

Street Child United shows football’s leaders the power of football for good

October 5, 2016

Last week Street Child United attended the Soccerex Global Football Convention in Manchester and shared with the new Secretary General…

Read more

See all news