Doreen Nabwire Omondi is a successful professional soccer player. She now devotes much of her time to an NGO she founded to teach girls and boys in Nairobi's Mathare slum vital skills while boosting their self-esteem.
Disadvantaged women and girls from rural areas on the Kenyan Coast are being empowered through soccer as a tool to change their lives. The community-based organization 'Moving the Goalposts' is behind the initiative. MTG is all about bringing girls together in a safe space where they can play football, organize activities, become leaders and discuss issues that matter for girls.
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