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Sport against Racism Ireland

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20 Upper Baggot Street
Dublin 4
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Organisation Type: 
Non-Governmental Organization
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General Information: 

Volunteer driven not for profit, non governmental organisation with all-island brief. Staff includes Full-time Interm CEO, Full-time Outreach Director, Part-time Administrator, Volunteer International Officer. Board of directors has 5 members who also represent the organisation in networks. The budget, which is in the order of 200Keuros, is drawn from private donations, public fundraising, sponsored events and foundations. Projects include, annual Soccerfest, participation in international events,sports symposia, sports mentoring and 'Count us In' education through sport programmes. Partners include Sport in Action of Zambia, Dublin Aids Alliance, UNICEF and UNESCO Global Education Initiatives. SARI is a founder member of Football against Racism Europe, European Network against Racism, Integrating Ireland,Irish NGO Alliance against Racism, Irish Global Campaign for Education, Irish Platform against Child Labour, Amnesty International and United for Intercultural Action.

Mission and Objectives: 

Cultural Integration and Social Inclusion through the medium of Sport. The organisation combats racism, homophobia, sectarianism and sexism and works for the eradication of xenophobia and elimination off all forms of discrimination in society at home and abroad

Main Projects / Activities: 

Annual Soccerfest involving up to 5,000 people, Ireland North/South RESPECT anti sectarian and anti racist programme, International activity including streetfootballworld events in euroschools, Balkans and South Africa.