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The Million Kicks Challenge is a football-based community fundraising campaign for the Syrian refugees. All donations go directly to Syria Relief.

Raising money for
Syria Relief

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Donations accepted until 30-06-2018

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FC UNITY is a London-based, global social enterprise, using football as a platform for education and development of young people in conflict and post-conflict zones, FC UNITY also creates fundraising campaigns for charities and NGO's working in these areas. FC Unity was founded in 2006 by Yamam Nabeel, a British-IraqiI social entrepreneur and activist.
FC UNITY's main programmes to date have been focused in Iraq and the UK (working to support community cohesion and reconciliation) with additional events in Sudan, Ghana and Somalia.
FC UNITY's current campaign focuses on supporting the Syrian and Iraqi refugees through a global fundraising platform based on football activities.
For more information please visit  

Event details

The Million Kicks Challenge

All you have to do is:

The Million Kicks Challange is simple, it mobilises individuals, companies, communities and teams to kick a ball to raise money for the refugees. Donate, film yourself doing keep uppies, post them on social media and nominate 3 others to do the same.
Please always post a link to this donation page.

We will also organise series of football games and keep uppy (football juggling) gatherings  to highlight the refugee situation, show solidarity with the refugees and raise much needed funds to ease their suffering.

For campaign details, event details and information about how to take part please visit

The funds raised go directly to fund Mobile Dental Units and Prosthetic Limbs Clinics supported by Syria Relief. For more information please visit

Event date

21-September-2016 00:00  - 
31-December-2017 00:00

Event type

Million Kicks Challenge

Event is completed



Donation by Fatima R Khan
on 22-02-2017
£0.00 gift aid
I am more than very happy to be supporting this great cause and hope that you smash your fundraising goal through the roof :-🌟
Donation by Anonymous
on 17-01-2017
£2.50 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 29-12-2016
£0.00 gift aid
A 4 year old girl wanted to donate her Xmas present, because she wanted to help! If only our world leaders had as much kindness xx
Donation by Anonymous
on 28-12-2016
£12.50 gift aid
Donation by Anonymous
on 24-12-2016
£12.50 gift aid
Donation by Kirsten & Ryan Taylor
on 22-12-2016
£5.00 gift aid
Donation by Lisa Ibrahim
on 20-12-2016
£12.50 gift aid
What's happening in Syria is heart breaking and devastating! Keep up the incredible work!!
Donation by Dija
on 20-12-2016
£25.00 gift aid
Donation by Fi Mc
on 20-12-2016
£0.00 gift aid
Donation by Najet
on 16-12-2016
£6.75 gift aid

Donation summary

Online Donations: £1,472.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £1,472.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £1,700.00

Donations closed

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