Sports and Leadership Training for Cambodian Youth
SALT (Sports and Leadership Training) Academy develops young leaders through a sustainable community-based football league, incorporating life skills lessons, vocational training, and community engagement.
We reach nearly 2,000 youths and 1,000 young adults across the three provinces of Battambang, Pailin and Poipet, in Northwest Cambodia. SALT’s Mighty Girls program contributes to increased acceptance of woman’s football and prevents individual cases of human trafficking by supporting exceptional young female players in education, training, and personal development.
/March 13, 2013
Friday, 8th Everyone got up early on Friday morning in order to get on the bus at 6 o’clock. 31 people - 27 players and 4 staff members and coaches – were excited to be guest of a professional football club, Chonburi FC. Arriving with such a big group at the Poipet border may sound [...]
/February 25, 2013
Visiting the SALT Academy-Mighty Girls was one of the main reasons of the Prince to Cambodia. Please go through the link to see some article on Phnom Penh Post.
/December 13, 2012
On December 10th, 2012, the Mighty Girls traveled two hours to the nearby border town of Poipet to lead a football outreach festival in honor of Human Rights Day. The day began with a friendly 11 vs 11 exhibition match in which the Mighty Girls played a local boys team (the final score was tied [...]