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The Foundation’s school in Bulgaria resumes its face-to-face activities


NEW STORIES. 04/15/2022

Sixty vulnerable young people from Vidin are cared for with the support of the Fondation des Amis du Sport.

The school of social sports directed by the Real Madrid Foundation in Vidin (Bulgaria) in collaboration with Friends of Sports Foundation since 2014, resumed face-to-face activities after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. The project started in 2014 in Vidin, one of the most educationally and socio-economically disadvantaged regions in Bulgaria, and is carried out using the sports facilities of the municipality in order to help more than 60 young people from of vulnerable environments.

In addition to weekly football and values ​​training, participants benefit from a range of educational and social activities. They also benefit from the provision of school materials, electronic devices, English and computer lessons, employment counseling sessions and workshops on sustainability and health, as part of the overall project. .

In order to ensure the smooth running of the resumption of activities, the Real Madrid Foundation will organize a training session for coaches-educators aimed at reinforcing concepts, resolving doubts and reinforcing the use of the methodology of the Real Madrid Foundation, For a TRUE Education: Values ​​and Sport. The program helps turn training sessions into comprehensive developmental training for children beyond learning the technical or tactical elements of football.