Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Help Craig Bellamy Spread The Word

Help Craig Bellamy Spread The Word

Manchester City and Wales international footballer Craig Bellamy brings to our attention the devastation, poverty and desperation in war-torn Sierra Leone.

Craig will feature in a video clip following this message.

The Craig Bellamy Foundation

In 2007 Craig Bellamy visited a friend in the West African nation of Sierra Leone. Best known for its 'blood diamonds' and nine year violent civil war Craig saw through the devastation, poverty and desperation and saw the potential for a project that could offer hope.

Out of this initial hope was born the Craig Bellamy Foundation. A charity founded by Craig to offer the children of Sierra Leone the right to dream. Using the one thing Craig knows and loves, football, the project has been designed to inspire positive personal and social development through the power of sport.

The Foundation now boasts a network of nation-wide football development leagues with 1,600 registered members, aged 10-14. Further leagues for girls and the differently-abled will be implemented later in 2009. Alongside the league will be a soon to be completed state of the art football academy designed to offer the best in coaching and education.

Underpinning the project is a desire to offer hope to all that encounter the Craig Bellamy Foundation and to offer the children of Sierra Leone the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Further details will follow Craig's message.



Link

Bellamy Foundation

Bookmark and Share



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Tudor
Date:Wednesday February 17 2010
Time: 3:07PM

Comments

0
The guy truly is a star of the highest order.
BlueWolfie
17/02/2010 15:40:00
0
And this is what he does when he's not ripping peoples heads off in night clubs or being attacked off bemused rags when minding his own business whilst socialising with friends, but the press dont want to know about things like that because it would tarnish his image that they have built up about him over the years and we couldn't have that now could we, he a truly decent guy.
SIR TROYSTER
17/02/2010 16:15:00
0
Bellamy is a reak hero. Much respect and credit to him. SWP does a similar thing in south america.
Super City Slicker
17/02/2010 17:43:00
0
good lad craig :)
mcfcirish
17/02/2010 22:55:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

Do The Manchester City Medical Team Have Magic Hands?!

Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Manchester City and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

Arsenal v Manchester City - League Cup Final Preview

We're off to Wembley! Pep takes his squad to Wembley in search of his first trophy in English football.

You're Banned & You Know You Are Delph - 23/2/18

Manchester City's Fabian Delph will be out of action this week as he serves an automatic suspension.

Carabao Cup Final: Live Travel, Weather Updates & More

Around 33,000 Blues will descend on Wembley Stadium this Sunday, whether it's by plane, train or automobile to watch this seasons Carabao Cup final between Manchester City and Arsenal.

Manchester City Archived Articles

VMC articles from

Site Journalists

Tudor
Editor email
Profile
Johnny Baguette
no email
Profile
Pedmachine
no email
Profile
Skoorb
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Carabao Cup Final: Who will win?
Suggested By: Tudor
City in 90 mins73%
Arsenal in 90 mins16%
City in extra time5%
Arsenal in extra time2%
City on penalties2%
Arsenal on penalties2%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Johnny Baguette317
2.Buzz Lightyear291
3.Skoorb252
4.OziMan194
5.Colin Is The King191
6.Rising191
7.Tudor142
8.kennyclementstache134
9.johnkelv111
10.BamaEngineer91
Write for Vital Football