The Seyi Akinwunmi Charity Foundation – “Support a Child”, has emerged as runners-up in the prestigious Football for Friendship 2020 Awards.
The top position went to the Football For Girls: Kicking out the Pandemic from Bolivia.
The Seyi Akinwunmi Charity Foundation which is a pet project of Nigeria Football Federation’s 1st Vice President, Seyi Akinwunmi, made Nigeria proud by being the only foundation in African that made the final list of nominees for the award.
The progress so far made by the foundation has shown that its desire to help in the education of intelligent and talented indigent young footballers across the country has been noticed the world over, hence, its newest recognition.
Before the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Seyi Akinwunmi Charity Foundation had planned to organise more grassroots football competitions to discover talented children before it was halted, due to the coronavirus issue.