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Street Child World Cup Moscow 2018

Date:

May 1, 2018 - May 10, 2018

Location:

Moscow, Russia

Event description:

We're looking for incredible individuals to volunteer at the Street Child World Cup Moscow 2018. The third Street Child World Cup will take place in May 2018. Over 10 days, street-connected children will take part in their own football World Cup, festival of arts and Congress for their rights. The third Street Child World Cup will kick-off in Moscow ahead of the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018. Over two hundred street-connected children from across the world will come together in Moscow for their own international football tournament, festival of arts and Congress for their rights. On the pitch both boys and girls, will represent 24 national teams and play to change the negative perceptions and treatment of street children everywhere. Off the pitch, the young people will make their voices heard, calling for the rights of millions of children surviving on the streets worldwide.

Volunteering opportunities:

Join our awesome team in Moscow 2018. We’re looking for incredible volunteers to become champions for street-connected children. Help run the football tournaments, Congress for street children’s rights, arts activities, or work in the communications team. Whatever you do, you’ll be helping raise vital awareness and support for millions of street-connected children around the world. #Key info# We will be asking volunteers to arrive in Moscow on Wednesday 16th May – Monday 28th May As a volunteer you will need to commit to 13 days, excluding travel The training weekend for volunteers will take place on Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th January 2018. All UK based volunteers are required to attend this event, the weekend will cover essential information about your role, the SCWC and give you an opportunity to meet the wider SCU and Volunteer team Every volunteer will be asked to raise £1200 (plus pay for your own flights & visa costs You will need to have raised 100% of your fundraising target by 30th March 2018 On acceptance of a volunteer place you will need to pay a non-refundable £250 registration fee – this will be deducted from your total fundraising target Deadline for applications has just been extended to Wednesday 15th November