Leading online betting company in Uganda, Betway has continued with their soft heart after extending support to Kampala City Deaf Football Club.
The boost comes ahead of the team’s preparations for the National Deaf Holiday Challenge Cup (NDHC) that kickoff from May 8– 11, 2019 in Soroti.
Kampala City Deaf FC will be seeking to defend their title defense at the upcoming seventh edition.
“As Betway Uganda, we believe in a society that is happy and cheerful, the reason we set out to always give back to the community on a monthly basis through our Corporate Social Responsibility,” said Betway’s PR and Marketing officer Clive Kyazze.
“When Kampala Deaf Football Club approached us, we saw this need to work with them because disability is not inability.
“But to also open eyes of our colleagues our their in the corps rate world to always think of Channing lives of our brothers and sisters in the communities.”
It should be noted that Betway are the headline sponsors of Express Football Club, Betway basketball Club and Betway Kobs Rugby Club.
The items received by the Deaf team in support of the tournament include branded kits, footballs, and refreshments.
The tournament is aimed at combating social issues such as discrimination, inequalities, negative stereotypes and exclusion of deaf people and persons with disabilities.
The NDHC is a competitive soccer event for the Deaf. Most recently, it was held in Hoima district and attracted a total of 12 football clubs for the deaf, each with at least 18 players and 5 officials from different districts in Uganda, the local community and district leaders as well as partners.