President Joyce Banda to Attend “Football for All” Football Event at Kamuzu Stadium Also Announces Inter-constituency Football and Netball Leagues
Blantyre, Malawi — February 17, 2013 — President Joyce Banda, the President of Malawi, will attend the “Football for All” event, taking place in Blantyre, Malawi 10:00 am on February 17 at Kamuzu Stadium. The event is sponsored by One World Futbol Project and Jack Brewer Foundation (JBF) Worldwide, in partnership with the Joyce Banda Foundation International. The event will feature a game between the Azam Tigers and Wanderers Football Club along with entertainment by The Black Missionaries band. President Banda will address the crowd before the game and launch the Inter-constituency Football and Netball Leagues.
The football match will be played with Chevrolet-sponsored the One World Futbol, a virtually-indestructible ball that never needs a pump and never deflates even when punctured, making it ideal for play in all types of terrain and harsh environments. One World Futbol Project and JBF Worldwide will be distributing 11,000 Chevrolet-sponsored One World Futbols to many different organizations throughout the country through the Joyce Banda Foundation.
“My government is committed to supporting various sporting disciplines in the country, and this event demonstrates my commitment,” said President Banda. “I am highly indebted to One World Futbol Project and Jack Brewer Foundation Worldwide for partnering with me to support my vision that will empower many young men and women to achieve their dreams.”
“President Banda is an inspiration to us and to, to Malawi and to people around the world,” said Tim Jahnigen, founder of One World Futbol Project. “We at One World Futbol Project are grateful for the opportunity to support her vision to improve the quality of life for children in Malawi.”