FAITH & SPORT
A POWERFUL PARTNERSHIP FOR GOOD
Faith and Sport are fundamental driving forces in society. Both share a common purpose in the promotion of human values and both have vital, but different, roles to fill. Both are powerful platforms. Both have strong messages. Both have their own set of challenges. Given this, the idea of exploring the power for good that these two mediums could deliver in partnership with one another was born.
The Global Faith and Sport Movement:
Sport At The Service Of Humanity
GROWING THE MOVEMENT
We are now exploring opportunities to work with interested parties who share our vision and values to bring the Sport at the Service of Humanity principles to life via three Key Pillars of Engagement:
SSH has already inspired some incredible initiatives around the world.
Below are examples of some recent and upcoming ones in the works.
2016 CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS
With His Holiness Pope Francis serving as inspiration, “Sport at the Service of Humanity: The First Global Conference on Faith & Sport” was held at The Vatican in October 2016 — successfully launching a global movement to leverage the power of Faith & Sport as a platform for good.
The historic event, led by POPE FRANCIS, UN Secretary General BAN KI-MOON and IOC President THOMAS BACH, was attended by 400+ key leaders and influencers from the world of faith, sport, business, government, NGOs and other sectors.
HUMANITY SPORTS CLUB
We believe sport can make a difference – and not just on playgrounds and sports fields. Join the club: together we can change the game, our lives and the world for the better.