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QATAR TO HOST THE STREET CHILD WORLD CUP 2022

Street Child United to partner with QF to hold fourth SCWC at Education City 26 teams will represent 22 countries, including Qatar at the next Street Child World Cup (SCWC), participating in an international football...

Posted 07 Dec 2021

Samantha’s Story

The story of Samantha, who represented England, at the Street Child World Cup. I spent most of my childhood just outside of north London, I lived and breathed sport. My school team reached the national...

Posted 02 Dec 2021

Street Child World Cup 2022 Postponement

The Street Child United Team, in conjunction with key stakeholders, have – after much consideration – decided to push the Street Child World Cup (SCWC) back to 3-15 October 2022. In light of the ever-changing...

Posted 04 Oct 2021

Football for Unity: A Festival of Hope & Celebration

July 10th 2021: Over 100 young people came together for the Football for Unity Festival, to demonstrate first-hand the power of football in creating unity, fostering understanding and promoting acceptance of people from different backgrounds...

Posted 15 Jul 2021

WE ARE ALL SOMEBODY

In 2018, Street Child United participant Samantha was chosen to represent England at the Street Child World Cup in Moscow. It was here, that Sam realised that the Street Child World Cup was not just...

Posted 24 Feb 2021

Teams complete Virtual Art Programme

As part of our continued support to our young people despite the current pandemic, SCU ran our first ever Virtual Art Programme with girls from India, Brazil and Mauritius. The aim of the programme was...

Posted 23 Sep 2020

Young Leaders team up with Mobile School

As part of SCU’s Change10 Programme, our Young Leaders have enjoyed guest-sessions from speakers from a wide variety of backgrounds. In July, they met Mobile School, an NGO working around the world to deliver non-formal education to...

Posted 09 Sep 2020

Applications open for Street Child Cricket World Cup 2023

Street Child United events create a global platform for street-connected young people to campaign from, reaching millions of people through international media coverage. We are now looking for NGOs across the world which provide exceptional...

Posted 12 Aug 2020

Join our team – apply to be SCU’s Arts Project Manager

Street Child United Arts Project Manager Reporting to: CEO Contract Time: Initial contract for 36 days from August to December 2020 with extension planned for 2021-22. Fee: £4,000 – 36 days across the contract, roughly...

Posted 16 Jul 2020