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مبرة أم الحسين Mabarrat Um Al Hussein – The Mercy of Hussein’s Mother

Amman, Jordan, Monday 9th March 2020. We are visiting a charitable organisation in the North of Amman, Mabarrat Um Al Hussein, a children’s home for orphaned and neglected children between the ages of 8-16 years old. Knackered after a successful workshopday at JOHUD, we were at first sceptical as to whether we would be able […]

Spirit of Football is another world

“Spirit of Football is another world – a world full of energy, full of power, teamwork, education and creativity.” Rana (42) English facilitator, participant Workshop participants were taken into another world, a world far from the mundane, full of colours, action and creativity. We were once again in Amman, this time visiting JOHUD (Jordanian Hashemite […]

JORDAN – The Ball in Wadi Rum, Mujib and by the Dead Sea

Jordan, 18th to 25th May 2018 After a wonderful project week in the Azraq Refugee Camp and emotional goodbyes with our participants, we took the opportunity to drive to Zaatari to visit the biggest refugee camp in Jordan. 30 km away from the Syrian border, around 80,000 people have fled war and chaos in their […]

AZRAQ, Jordan – THE BALL Visits the Spirit of Football Project in Azraq Refugee Camp

May 20th 2018 The Ball traveled to Jordan and was able once more to prove its positive radiance and potential as social connector within the framework of a special project, financed by the German Foreign Ministry and supported by World Vision, Care International and UNHCR. After being officially greeted in Jordan’s capital Amman on Saturday, […]

The Ball 2014 left England on 9th Jan 2014 and headed to the World Cup in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

The Ball 2010 left England on 24th Jan 2010 headed to the Opening Ceremony in Johannesburg, South Africa.

The Ball 2006 travelled from London to the Opening Ceremony in Munich, Germany.

The Ball 2002 was carried 7000 miles across Europe and Asia to the World Cup finals in Korea & Japan.