On behalf of the directors of Uganda Youth Soccer Academy,we are proud to engage Ugandan Youth get an opportunity to play football as a way to get them into school in Uganda and abroad.
Uganda Youth Soccer Academy, is geared to the development of youth football talents in Uganda.
Mr. Ivan Kakembo
Mrs. Ssali brings the balance and work as a head in the women and girls empowerment.
For the years she has been with the academy, she has always been an inspiration to the troubled women in their families and a great counsel to those in need and shock for the bad that has been going on in their life.
She ensures and also heads the planning of various activities in the girls and women's projects to help revolve their lives and provide hope to those that had lost it.
With her experience she also goes further to organize outreach seminars in schools, slums and rural communities.
She is the pillar and foundation of the project and always eager to help where necessary.
Mrs. Nantume Idah Ssali
DIRECTOR WOMEN AND GIRLS EMPOWERMENT
Marian brings a lot of accounting and auditing work
experience to UYSA working for the biggest bank in Uganda
Crane Bank Auditing customer accounts and will fully take
charge to make sure all books are well audited and prepare a monthly Report for all Donors to our project
Mrs. Marian Katumba
John is an experienced IT person who runs all the organization's computer related work and has experience for more than 7 years.
Working in sports IT also as a FIFA TMS Manager for clubs, and even transfer manager IT systems in Uganda.
He is responsible for the site building and repair and all the necessary IT equipment at UYSA.
Mr. John Bugembe
I.T. Administrator and Webmaster
Fred brings high profile management skills to UYSA since the academy started, having worked with various professional football teams and youth structures in the Ugandan Top premier league and will now be in charge of all day today activities and logistics of UYSA
He has organized and won very successful academy European tours to Denmark, Sweden, Belgium and Norway.
And networking purposeful contacts for the Academy project in Kivulu and Katanga slums.
Mr. Fred Kasozi
Ms. Racheal Nuwagira
An experienced team player holding a degree in Business Administration,
International Business Major.
Has a great love for children and always looks forward to helping them achieve their goals in life.
Great interpersonal skills and team working spirit.
Mr. Sekiziyivu Juma started with us in 2007 and with him around, the academy has moved forward positively mostly in the under 15 youth.
He holds an C.A.F Youth Coaching Certificate which he acquired in 2008.
In 2009 he UYSA won Magidu Musisi Memorial Cup.
He is also head coach Sentre College Mbarara
there he has won the 2014 Zone level trophy
the Mbarara District trophy 2014
and the Ankole Region Trophy as well 2014
He has also played for:
Naguru Sports Club. 2000-2006 where they reached the Super mini League final playoffs in 2006
Kennedy S.S.S Entebbe 1999-2000 where he was the team Captain
Mr. Juma Sekiziyivu
U17 HEAD COACH
Mr. Lwanga Steven is a professional coach with the experience to ensure the good upbringing of children through education and football.
He has a passion for educating children between ages 6-15 through football.
He is also the Academy administrator.
He holds a Bachelors Degree in Education and Cycology.
He is a consultant at Early Childhood and Development.
He is also the education coordinator.
He is also the the academy analyst responsible for analyzing games and players.
He has played for:
Kampala City Council Fc (KCC) now Kampala Capital City Authority Fc(KCCA) 1997-1998.
Mbale Heroes Fc 1998-2001
where they won Kangulu Cup now Uganda Cup.
Mr. Steven Lwanga
U12 HEAD COACH / ADMINISTRATOR
Ms. Nalumansi has been with the club since it started and with her love and passion for children and youths she volunteered to help in the welfare of the youths and the academy.
She ensures the equipment of the academy is safe and clean.
She cleans and keeps the jerseys of the players after training sessions and matches.
Ms. Christine Nalumansi
Mrs. Doreen Ssali
CO-FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR 4EVER TOURS & TRAVEL
With the love for children and empowering Girls and Women in Urban Slums with entrepreneurial skills Development, Doreen developed and she is implementing this project in the Uganda Youth Soccer Academy to benefit Orphaned Girls, widowed women and Single Mothers in Urban Slums in Uganda.
Why girls and Women
Despite their proven potential, in Uganda Today , many are uneducated, child bride, targeted as sex workers, raped and exposed to HIV/AIDS, girls and Women in Urban Slums have turned to fetching water and wood rather than learning to read and write and many Girls bear children while they are still children themselves. The world has been missing out on a tremendous Economic opportunity for change.
Doreen brings a lot of travel experience in the country and abroad encouraging people to travel to Uganda for charity has helped and still helps the organization grow and reach out to a number of people with a giving heart as well as in return reached out to the needy.