Welcome To The Dreams Alive Foundation

DAF believes every young person has the potential to do great things. We believe that through sports, the youth are given the tools to explore, learn, invent, and create. Spearheaded by professional football scouts and coaches, the mission of our nonprofit is to help the youth develop their cognitive and social skills through football and education opportunities and in turn transform their lives & those of their communities.

Our ORGANIZATION in Conjunction with Shooting Stars FC, London was created to develop and maximize young children’s opportunities in fulfilling their prospect at playing at the highest level in football. DAF focuses on equipping young players with the skills confidence and knowledge to be above their peers on and off the football pitch. The East London & Nairobi based programme has seen many players benefit of the private individual sessions.Over the last year we have overseen over 20 players sign for professional clubs many whom are now flourishing and taking the game to a new Level! At DAF we take pride in embracing hard work and the importance of having a first-class attitude! We aim to shape every individual player in a manner that will give them the best opportunity to succeed at the highest level! We have a long term aim to be the biggest contributors in the development of young players progression to professional football in the country! This target we will one day achieve!

With encouragement, tolerance, teamwork, and friendship, we believe we can help these children become hardworking and benevolent adults.

Our Mission

To create a better future for young people by improving their employability and key life skills, through our sports and education-themed personal development programmes.

Our Vision

To create a level playing field where every young person has the opportunity to create a better future for themselves.

Our Values

Although sport enriches our lives in countless ways, many of us get involved simply because it is fun to do so. Education is also the key to development and a self-sustainable society. In fostering that, we are guided by the belief that sport should be inclusive, ethical, innovative, and respectful.

That means we will always:

  • Ensure everyone has the opportunity to get involved, regardless of background
  • Exercise transparency, and work with like-minded individuals and organizations
  • Ensure Integrity: All activities promote trust, respect, authenticity, and dignity
  • Deploy creative solutions to ensure long-lasting financial viability
  • Cooperate with and support our members and partners proactively

To advocate for equality, diversity and thereby promoting greater social inclusion.

Empower young people academically, socially and economically through sports football.

Identify talented young people and help them access institutions that can help them further their career in sports.

To keep the young people actively engaged in school life and help them realize their potential hence reduce the number of people dropping out of school.

Nurture talent and help young people use their gifts to achieve success thus economically empowering themselves.

Reduce vices such as drug abuse, child labour and increased teenage pregnancies.

Develop a sustainable mentorship program that will see young people help each other grow.