Journey to Batouri

Journey to Batouri

One 5-passenger truck, 5 passengers, 8.5-hour drive, 2 pit stops, dozens of check points, 1 “speeding” ticket, 1 nicely paved road, and 1 bumpy dirt road later and we’ve arrived at Batouri, Cameroon! This is the town that will be our launching point to visit “sites”...
Meet the DUSA Camp Mile Coaches

Meet the DUSA Camp Mile Coaches

This blog was originally posted on Darfur United by Bridget Grant.  A beautiful, celebratory day! The newest Darfur United Soccer Academy (DUSA) coaches for refugee camp Mile have been selected and they are a strong team. Athletic, focused, hilarious, and collectively...
Water breaks are selfie breaks

Water breaks are selfie breaks

We are just days away from the launch of the fourth Darfur United Soccer Academy (DUSA) along the Chad-Sudan border. This week we’re in refugee camp Mile where the conditions are harsh and the sun is scorching. We started DUSA coach tryouts with around 35 eager men...