Volunteer at the Street Child World Cup 2018

Posted on the 9th June 2017

We’re looking for enthusiastic individuals to volunteer at the Street Child World Cup Moscow 2018. Applications are now open!

In May 2018, the third Street Child World Cup will kick off in Moscow, ahead of the Russia FIFA World Cup. Street-connected children representing 24 national teams from around the world will come together for their own World Cup.

United by one goal, they will play to raise awareness for the situation for street children worldwide and send their message to the world: “I AM SOMEBODY”.


Find out about the next Street Child World Cup




Volunteer – become a champion for street children

Help run the football tournaments, support the Congress for street children’s rights, run activities as part of the festival or arts, work with the communications team to amplify the voices of the children worldwide and much more. What ever you do, you will be helping to raise vital awareness and support for millions of street-connected children around the world. This is more than a game.

“My experience left me so inspired. Inspired by the 60 plus other volunteers I had the pleasure of working side by side with, inspired by the athleticism of the young people competing in the Games themselves, and inspired by the bravery and candor displayed during the Congress.” Molly, Street Child Games volunteer

What you need to know

  • The Street Child World Cup will take place in May 2018 and will be 10 days long.
  • We will ask volunteers to arrive in Moscow on Wednesday 16th May – Tuesday 29th May.
  • As a volunteer you will need to commit to 13 days, excluding travel. You will need to commit to 13 days, excluding travel.
  • Every volunteer will be asked to raise £1200 (plus pay for your own flights & visa costs).
  • You will need to have raised 100% of your fundraising target by 30th March 2018.
  • On acceptance of a volunteer place you will need to pay a non-refundable £250 registration fee, this will be deducted from your total fundraising target.

For more information get in touch with Helen, our Volunteer Manager here.

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