Three girls from Cape Coast took part in this years Accra International Marathon. Of the three, Ruth, a 14 yrs old girl from Amanful came first in the 10KM race. It was a double win as she was automatically first for the girls U15 category. Hoops Care staff were part of the technical team which [...]

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  • Jun 05 20112 item1 We Are The Champions!!!!

    [caption id="attachment_595" align="alignleft" width="300"] Taking Home the Championship Banner!!!![/caption] Yes, we travel from Cape Coast to take part in a tournament organize by AbaCode-Ghana in Accra. The tournament dubbed Play For Your Future U-15 Basketball Tournament saw the HCI team victorious at the end of the day. It didn't come easy [...] Read more

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  • May 26 20113 item1 Malaria Workshop for Basic Schools Successfull

    [caption id="attachment_591" align="alignleft" width="300"] Break Time[/caption] A one day workshop organize by Hoops Care in collaboration with ten selected basic schools in Cape Coast was a success. The essence of the workshop was not to only educate the attendants on malaria but the start of the "Promoting Good Health Among Children" initiatives which will be [...] Read more

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  • Apr 17 20114 item1 HCI defeats Takoradi Youth Basketball Team

    A friendly basketball match organize by the Western Basketball and Hoops Care took place at the Mfantsipim School basketball court. The game which saw the boys from the Western Region coming with their best young players was a cracker from start to end. We put up a gallant display as we defended [...] Read more

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  • Feb 19 20115 item1 Daily Basketball Clinic Receives Attendance Boosts

    [caption id="attachment_561" align="alignleft" width="300"] Some of the new comers experiencing basketball for the first time[/caption] The number of children to our daily basketball workout clinic has increase dramatically. Yesterday we had close to 75 children in attendance. Most experiencing the sport for the first time. What was visibly noticed is that [...] Read more

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  • Feb 07 20096 item1 HCI Begins Computer Literacy Program for Children

    [gallery] HCI is taking further steps in educating children. This time partnering with EDEN Tech in Cape Coast to introduce the children to computer learning. EDEN Tech facility is being use for the program. In its introductory stage, 15 children has started the computer learning program and the number is expected [...] 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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