My name is Suleyman Dibba, a junior at Augustana University, Sioux Falls, South Dakota. My colleagues and I are fundraising new or used (good condition) sports equipment for the South Sudanese refugees located in Gambella refugee camp in Ethiopia.
Objective: To raise awareness of the South Sudanese refugees in Gambella, Ethiopia.
Our Goal: To raise 100 basketball sneakers, 100 soccer cleats, 50 basketballs, 50 soccer balls, and 100 jerseys. We ask you to contribute to this cause in any way possible.
You get to watch FREE basketball games or Register your own basketball team
Basketball tournament: March 26th-27th from 9 am – 5 pm (Both days)
Materials needed: For both Men & Women.
· Soccer balls
|· Basketball shoes
· Soccer cleats
|· Practice jerseys (both sports)
· Sandals/flip flops
Demographics: 270, 469 total amount of refugees
|· 43.1% of the camp consists of males
o 12.2% age 0-4
o 14.9% age 5-11
o 7.5% age 12-17
o 8.1% age 18-59
o 0.5% age 60+
|· 56.9% consists of women
o 12.1% age 0-4
o 14.3% age 5-11
o 6.8% age 12-17
o 22.4% age 18-59
o 1.2% age 60+
Email Ship any items to: 1400 S Duluth Ave Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Thanks in advance for your contribution,
Contact Phone: 801-326-9753