Jamii Exposure (Inspiring youth and community development through sports)

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Jamii Exposure (Inspiring youth and community development through sports)

Jamaica
Organization type: 
hybrid
Project Stage:
Start-Up
Budget: 
$1,000 - $10,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

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Under served individuals and communities can be defined as people or groups that are ignorant or unable to access opportunities for empowerment and development. Amartya Sen, the 1998 winner of the Nobel prize in Economic Science, prescribed the provision of what he termed as positive freedoms, the freedom to(access opportunities), as a key to sustainable human development. The Swim Place Sports and Culture Club is a firm advocate of this paradigm. Jamii Exposure is designed to expose children of inner city communities and rural communities to non traditional team sports in Jamaica. In a framework that builds community relationships, hones key life and entrepreneurial skills, and implements a platform for the acquisition of scholarships, certifications and employment. To offer opportunities