Arcadia Football Club has announced an extension to the draw date of its Fundraising Raffle Draw that was scheduled to take place on the 29 January 2022.

“We are happy to announce that the deadline for the draw has been extended to the end of April 2022, to be able to give everybody a chance to contribute to our cause of building a sporting and training facility in Grysblok,” said Fundraising Coordinator Mr Paul Egelser in a media statement.

“We are delighted to also announce that the following companies: Schooltex cc, Just Imagine Sports, Okahandi cc, Dantom Investments and Delimaka Investments have joined Arcadia FC in this endeavor to make this initiative a reality,”  he added.

Arcadia FC has also set up a global fundraising platform to assist with the contribution from the rest of the country and the world. To make a donation Good Samaritans are urged to visit the link:

“Arcadia FC is therefore calling on all sport loving Namibians to support the initiate to build and set up training and recreation facilities for young people in Grysblok, Windhoek. The initiative could then be replicated to other communities around the country.

“We are inviting the corporate sector to come join hands with us, to make the lives of the children and youngsters of Grysblok better by providing them with an avenue for them to exercise and to participate in sport activities.

“For any further information, the Fundraising coordinators can be reached at 081 143 3369 (Paul), 081 1270482.

“The Arcadia FC Raffle live draw will take place on Saturday 30th April 2022 from 10am and will be accompanied with a series of fun games for the day by children and adults.”

In the photo: Arcadia FC is a Katutura-based sport enterprise committed to developing soccer at the grassroots level.