Batukinhas Fidjus di Delta CD/DVD release
The group Batukinhas Fidjus di Delta led and created by Marisa in the year 2004 has brought their first CD/DVD out on the market. Thanks to an American Capeverdean businessman who financed the recording and production the girls can proudly present their first CD/DVD with the title Kriánsa unidu (United Children) . The Batuku group consists of 20 girls between the age 6 and 14 years old. The topics of the songs are everyday life in Cape Verde, the children of the country and of course the still recently gained freedom (35 years) of the country. Marisa composed and wrote all the lyrics of the songs.
Soccer game boys against girls!
As our girls group already receive football training since a few weeks now, we organised the first game against the boys of the football school. The coaches Anna and Julia - who have received their training as football coaches at the Social Academy in Vienna - gave the girls a tactically excellent set up: as all of the girls were running behind the ball at once, it was difficult for the boys - who were technically a little bit superior - to organise a well structured attack.
North Santiago Football School Tournament
In a region composed by four football schools, divided per four city, Tarrafal City (Delta Cultura Football School and Tó Football School), Calheta Football School (Hope) and Santa Cruz, it was made a one week of tournament at Tarrafal Stadium. Delta Cultura Football School Coach (Néné) with Under 16 Team. The tournament is being organized by Tó football School which runs from September first to September 8 ongoing, and the premiums are sponsored by Calheta Football School (Hope).
Martin Luther King, Jr.
For the second time, happened in the Educational Centre of Delta Cultura (ECDC) medical check-ups with children who attend the centre. The medical check-up, as defined by CEDC, must occur twice a month, and should happen fairly regularly, to better ensure medical assistance to children, whenever anything unusual occurs. In this second visit, in a [...]
The regional championship under-17 in northern santiago starts its first phase with six teams, two from Tarrafal, two from Santa Cruz, one from Orgãos and one from Calheta. The Football School of Delta Cultura also participates in the championship, and they started with the right foot by winning the football school of Chão Bom for [...]
Delta Cultural Cape Verde informs that it was postponed the date for the inauguration of the Football for Hope Centre and the turf field, which was planned to take place in April this year. The inauguration is now scheduled for the month of June this year, due to the fact that there have been many [...]
In the Delta Cultural Educational Centre it was held a campaign of planting 100 feets of Mouringa Oleifera. These plants were provided by the Ministry of Rural Development of Tarrafal. Moringa Oleifera (Moringaceae) is a plant originally from India which is considered by botanists and biologists, as a miracle of nature. A hope to fight [...]
For 3 days, from 22th to 24th of April, the Educational Centre of Delta Cultura (ECDC) provided around 20 children, aged between 11 and 13 years old, male and female, the opportunity to recycle paper materials, which is a phenomenon that is already fashionable nowadays in Cape Verde. The workshop was conducted by two talented [...]
Thanks to many donors in Austria and Switzerland, the Education Center Tarrafal received on the 16th of May a truck full of different material: football jerseys, footballs, training equipment, computers, guitars, keyboards, school desks and chairs, office furniture and much more. Thanks to this donations, we can now continue to play football, do homework, give [...]
At a time where opportunities are decreasing each day, where the global crises are affecting all human beings from different social classes, Delta Cultura Educational Centre (DCEC) in a partnership with the psychologist, Anselmina Tavares, who is a teacher at Tarrafal High School (THS), provided a workshop for a dozen young people in the field [...]
Within the projects undertaken by the Association of Delta Culture of Cape Verde (DCCV), coaches from Delta Cultura Football School, in a partnership with the football school of Ribeira da Barca, created and organized a football tournament based on sports exchange’s projects which included the presence of 6 teams are composed by 16 players of [...]
Regarding the need of helping the children in their daily life and in a perspective of being able to help them reach a better future, one of the monitors from Delta Cultura Educational Centre (DCEC), had been in a visit at one the children’s house as part of the school support program. The main [...]
Regarding the M&E plan (Motorization and Evaluation) which is part of several Delta Cultura’s projects, it was created a mini-football tournament named “xintada”. The tournament started on March 21 of the current year and was ended today, on March 28. The tourmanent was formed with the presence of 12 teams, in which 6 in the [...]