Romania II

Teaser Photo Sports with the parents

A cooperative project between the Lyoness Child & Family Foundation and the Asociatia Corporeanima

Project Description

The sports event in Parcul Bazilescu was designed for students from the 3rd and 4th grade of Scoala 179, Scoala 182, Scoala 192, Scoala Gennesis and Scoala Europeana elementary schools in Bucharest, and for their parents. This sports event lasted two to three hours and included sports activities such as running (500 m and 1,000 m), learning basic fencing, rugby, handball, and athletics skills, and also being able to practice the above named sports at various sport venues.

Through the support of the Lyoness Child & Family Foundation the children attending were provided with Foundation Sports T-Shirts for the event. Awareness and a positive attitude towards health and sports were promoted.

Project Goals

The goal is to raise awareness in the family to achieve an affinity for sports and a healthy lifestyle. This sports event also helped to integrate the parents into this way of thinking, so that they could see themselves as role models for their children with regards to enjoying exercise and sports.

Project Title

Sports with the parents

Project Location

Bucharest, Romania

Project Period

16th of April 2011

Beneficiaries

250 children from the 3rd and 4th grade of Scoala 179, Scoala 182, Scoala 192, Scoala Gennesis and Scoala Europeana elementary schools

Project Partner

Asociatia Corporeanima