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October 1, 2015: Creating safe, dignified spaces for learning

In 2010, GOALS began with some very big dreams. We dreamed that children growing up in poverty in Haiti would have shoes, food, clean water and reason to hope for a better future. We dreamed that with access to health information and increased confidence, girls would finish school without getting pregnant. We dreamed that a generation […]

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Sept. 14, 2015: GOALS’ Annual Report 2014 – 2015

Sifting through our favorite photos and reviewing GOALS’ accomplishments and impact to produce our Annual Report each year is always uplifting and inspiring. And, with the help of our volunteers, our reports are both beautiful to read and equally effective at sharing the GOALS story of how our soccer programs develop local leadership and transform […]


August 31, 2015: From Ohio to Haiti: Service learning with GOALS and Hastings Middle School

At GOALS, there’s many reasons why we use soccer as a tool to spark long-term change in rural Haiti. Besides providing access to areas which lack both infrastructure and community programs, sport is effective at increasing gender equality and developing leadership, teaches life skills and critical health lessons right on the soccer field, and provides […]

NEW! The Jovan Julien Honorary Scholarship will be awarded to a student demonstrating excellent leadership in honor of Dream Team founder and GOALS volunteer Jovan Julien. Click here to donate.

July 29, 2015: Announcing the Jovan Julien Honorary Scholarship

It’s been 4 years since Brown University alum and GOALS volunteer Jovan Julien established the GOALS Dream Team Scholarship Program, giving teens in Haiti the boost they need to graduate high school. In recognition of the impact he’s had, GOALS is establishing the Jovan Julien Honorary Scholarship to be awarded (with Jovan’s help!) to a Haitian student showing […]

KervensAmount needed: $474"I give special thanks to GOALS for helping me not only to play sports, but also for paying my school tuition. I would have so much difficulty without this scholarship."

July 27, 2015: A thank you letter from Kervens

Meet Kervens. Kervens is from Darbonne, a peri-urban area which was heavily affected by the earthquake of 2010 and has struggled to recover. Kervens attends school thanks to a GOALS Dream Team scholarship and is on track to become the first person in his family to graduate high school. He recently wrote a letter (with […]

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July 20, 2015: The best and the brightest students in Leogane

Meet the GOALS Dream Team and help us send them to school again in 2015 – 2016! What is the GOALS Dream Team? The GOALS Dream Team school scholarship program seeks to break the cycle of poverty by providing school merit and need-based school tuition scholarships to students with strong grades, early leadership skills, and a […]