Club Deportivo Canillas inaugurate the new football field in Cañada Real

Red Deporte invited Club Deportivo Canillas to participate in the inauguration of the new football field in Cañada Real. The President of the Club, Fernando Herrero and Carlos de Cárcer, director of Red Deporte, cut the ribbon with the applause and an excellent atmosphere of all the attendees. The matches were played in cadet and children categories. CD Canillas and Cañada team both won in at least one category. We want to congratulate all the participants for the refined behaviour on...

Team Up Toolkit: increasing youth employability through football-based programmes was published

Red Deporte, in collaboration with eight European football development entities, has taken part in the publication of the “Team Up Toolkit”: increasing youth employability through football-based programmes to improve the employability of young people through football-based programs.This project has been funded by the European Commission, and for two years we have travelled five countries collecting the best experiences in the field of employability, which are reflected in the content of the manual. Among the different approaches to increase employability, football is one of...

New Football Pitch in Cañada Real

Red Deporte has built a new football field in sector six of Cañada Real for the enjoyment of children and young people living in this neighbourhood of Madrid. This construction has been carried out with the active participation of the young people of Cañada and using recycled and low-cost materials. To prepare the field, they cleaned the land and its surroundings, waste, debris and stones accumulated for years. They repaired nets, goals and made the layout of field lines. The most...

We Trained 40 new coaches of Sports for Health

Red Deporte has completed the training process of 40 young coaches of Football for Health in Cameroon. This training is part of Red Deporte intervention in the Eastern Region of Cameroon, a region, which hosts close to two hundred thousands refugees, from the Central African Republic. The program aims to train coaches in the prevention of HIV – AIDS, malaria and promotion of basic hygiene among the most vulnerable children and young people. These activities are mainly carried out in a...

Fútbol Emoción join forces with Red Deporte to improve our field programs

The prestigious chain of stores and one of the largest online platforms for the sale of sports equipment, Fútbol Emotion, collaborates with Red Deporte in a campaign to support our programs by collecting sports equipment and attracting members to Red Deporte. With this program we hope to have sports material for the programs we carry out in the three main intervention points of Red Deporte, Spain, Cameroon and Zambia. All those people who buy sports equipment will have the opportunity to collaborate...

Verdemar College, Santander

Verdemar College, Santander Verdemar College, Santander pupils have supported the work of Red Deporte. Linked to the subject of ethics, they have publicized how sport can be a factor in the social change, under the umbrella of the activity of Red Deporte, generating an interesting focus of debate and reflection on the matter. What is more, they also held a charity raffle whose proceeds went to support the work of...

The collaboration of FedEx Spain to benefit Red Deporte.

The collaboration of FedEx Spain to benefit Red Deporte The staff of FedEx Spain held a Christmas lottery during the month of December 2016 for the benefit of Red Deporte. Its offices in Madrid, Barcelona and Seville were particularly involved in the tickets sale. The staff had a chance to win valuable gifts donated by partners of Red Deporte for 5 euro ticket. We express our gratitude to FedEx...

Children’s race Madrid

Children's race Madrid Pupils in the second year of the baccalaureate from the School, Juan de Lanuza, carried out a race for charity on April 7th, to benefit Red Deporte. In the school, work has been done on publicizing and promoting sport within the school environment and on encouraging healthy habits. Parents of pupils attending the school were able to make a donation, which went to support Red Deporte....

Lyon Festival

Lyon Festival Red Deporte participated in the Lyon Festival, by sending a delegation and its corresponding football team, within the framework of the Euro 2016 tournament contested in France. The edition of this festival was possibly the biggest event in football as a tool for social change held to date. Organizations from all over the world came to Festival 16, all members of the streetfootballworld Network. Teams from 30...

Cooperation agreement with Atlético Madrid Foundation

Cooperation agreement with Atlético Madrid Foundation The cooperation agreement signed in 2016 between Red Deporte and Atlético Madrid Foundation has been consolidated with new activities for 2017. Both organizations work to promote sport as a tool for development and social cohesion, both in Spain and in third countries. Cooperation on Red Deporte’s programs in Africa has been extended to Spain. One of the many proposed activities is joining forces to...