A Magical Space for Kicks and Hope

A Magical Space for Kicks and Hope

This blog was originally posted on Darfur United by Gabriel Stauring.  Darfur United Soccer Academy – Peace, Kicks, and Hope from i-ACT on Vimeo. After launching a project with and for the refugees in these remote camps in eastern Chad, iACT leaves. The new...
Eastern Chad Cars, Planes, and Diners

Eastern Chad Cars, Planes, and Diners

We’re getting ready to leave Koukou and head up north to visit two other refugee camps. I have not been there in two years, and I’m looking forward to seeing old friends and making new ones. We will be launching the Darfur United Soccer Academy in those two camps....
I feel like a different man

I feel like a different man

“I feel like a different man…I feel like a leader.” These were the words of camp Djabal Darfur United Soccer Academy Coach Ramadan. Powerful to hear from this young, married man and father of two. Coaches Ramadan and Habiba have both joined us in...
i-ACT21 Day 14: Moments of Bliss

i-ACT21 Day 14: Moments of Bliss

Mindful Refuge By Felicia Lee So, the bummer news first: today was our last day at the camps. Now, the happy news: we spent our remaining time well, visiting with old and new friends alike, and hanging out at Darfur United Soccer Academy (DUSA). We began our morning...