On May 15, HCI Director made contact with the female basketball team Coach on Facebook regarding having his girls interact with our during our weekly GGT. After the coach met his girls and explain to them, his girls were very excited to be a part of the girls talk. But the timing was not right as the [...]

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  • Nov 29 20122 item1 Girls Girls Talk with Baruch College

    [caption id="attachment_703" align="alignleft" width="300"] During the GGT at Hoops Care Office[/caption] Baruch College is one of ten senior colleges of The City University of New York (CUNY), the largest urban public university in the United State. Baruch College is one of ten senior colleges of The City University of New York [...] Read more

  • Nov 27 20123 item1 World AIDS Day Celebration held in Cape Coast

    [caption id="attachment_699" align="alignleft" width="300"] Zero Stigma!!!! One of HCI Directors sitting with HIV positive ambassadors "HIV Heart to Heart " Rev Azumah et al in Cape Coast. 2012 World AIDS Day celebration. #AIDSRACEGHANA[/caption] This years celebration was hosted by Cape Coast. The celebration came sooner because of the up-coming general elections [...] Read more

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  • Nov 22 20124 item1 250 children benefits health insurance registration

    [caption id="attachment_676" align="alignleft" width="300"] Children saying thank you[/caption] Another impact in the Amanful community ue to the magnanimous donations received through the Global Giving web donation platform. Hoops Care has successfully helped 250 children to be register under the national health insurance scheme, NHIS. This is a milestone! After series of meetings with the [...] Read more

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  • Nov 20 20125 item1 Our Volunteer Blog Post

    [caption id="attachment_682" align="alignleft" width="274"] Pauline and team at close of practice[/caption] Two months and 5 days. That's the time I've already been here for. I met so many people in this short time, it's even hard to remember all their names. So if you already met me anywhere, it might happen that [...] Read more

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  • Oct 19 20126 item1 Three HCI Girls Receive Athletic Scholarships

    [caption id="attachment_544" align="alignleft" width="300"] Athletic Scholarship Recipients of Prince of Peace Girls, Kumasi, Ghana[/caption] When it is time to continue on a journey which is so needed to be able to achieve in life no one is happy to get stop from doing it. That is what some girls go through in Ghana [...] Read more

  • Oct 17 20127 item1 Our volunteer blog post

    [caption id="attachment_520" align="alignleft" width="300"] Paulina playing pick-up basketball with one of the HCI kids[/caption] Below is a blog post from our volunteer on how she is settling in. Each month we bring you her posts on sports, health, and educational activities she will be involve in. One month has already passed since [...] Read more

  • Oct 16 20128 item1 Empowerment Disability Conference A Huge Success

    [caption id="attachment_525" align="alignleft" width="300"] Empowerment Disability Conference 2012 Cape Coast Ghana[/caption] An Empowerment Disability Conference 2012, organized jointly by Janaston Management (USA), Unique Afrique Travel Ministries (USA) and Hoops Care International (Ghana), will introduce information about issues surrounding disabilities, available services for care, promoting access to livelihood options and to empower [...] Read more

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  • Oct 01 20129 item1 African Soul Train Partners Hoops Care

    We are glad to announce a new partnership with African Soul Train, created by musical director Steven Sacky and artistic director Jeffrey Wood (Mr. Fantastik).  African Soul Train is an internationally recognized African drum and dance company that has worked with professionals, students and travelers from around the world. The partnership evolves around helping the youth [...] Read more

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  • Aug 14 201210 item1 Hoops Care announced as Helping Hoops official Sister Charity!

    Adam McKay (Twitter: @AdamGMcKay), founder of Helping Hoops announced on their website on  August 14th, "We have some big news. We are excited to announce that Ghana-based charity, Hoops Care International, is now the official Sister Charity of Helping Hoops!....Helping Hoops will be providing weekly coaching development sessions over Skype to help [...] Read more


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Hoops Care International (HCI) is a non-governmental organization located in the community of Amanful in Cape Coast, Ghana. It officially began in 2008 as a program to empower youth in the community through sports. Since then, it has grown to include care and outreach surrounding health and education. HCI works closely with youth from twelve schools in Cape Coast, along with single mothers, teen mothers, and handicapped individuals. In addition to running regular activities and programs surrounding sports, health, and education, HCI also coordinates events to address important issues. HCI has made a significant impact with its programs already, and always looks for new ways to support and empower community members


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