Favela Surf Club - Rio de Janeiro

Favela Surf Club - Rio de Janeiro

Help local young people to avoid gang life and keep the youngsters away from drugs and violence, the NGO develops projects based on sports, music and the environment. The NGO has many initiatives based on surfing, including a workshop teaching disadvantaged youths how to repair, restore and build surfboards. This professional training allows them to develop skills that will help their insertion in the job market.

Help local young people to avoid gang life and keep the youngsters away from drugs and violence, the NGO develops projects based on sports, music and the environment. The NGO has many initiatives based on surfing, including a workshop teaching disadvantaged youths how to repair, restore and build surfboards. This professional training allows them to develop skills that will help their insertion in the job market.

similar partners

" alt="Surfers for West Papua ">
sep 2016 surf, community, australia

Surfers for West Papua

Surfers for West Papua is a solidarity and awareness-raising campaign aimed at exposing the brutal oppression and on-going occupation of West Papua...

read more
" alt="Bureo Skateboard - Santiago">
sep 2016 surf, community, chile

Bureo Skateboard - Santiago

With lifelong passions for surfing and the environment, the team aims to continue the fight against ocean plastics and inspire others to find solutions through sustainable product design...

read more