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TEDDY’S STORY

Some stories are worth telling. Teddy’s is one of them. Mathare, Kenya’s second largest slum, is a tin shack, 96,000 people crammed into 1.5 km².

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WHAT IS MATHARE?

The name Mathare is derived from the word ‘mathari’, which means ‘branch’ in the Kikuyu language. During colonial times Mathare was a quarry, where stones

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OUR IMPACT IN MATHARE

The first time I entered Mathare was on Thursday, 25 March 2004, these are the impressions I gathered in my diary: ‘We walked for hours

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Talking about us

Many pages on the web talk about our projects helping us to spread the Slums Dunk philosophy, discover them by clicking on the images below!

Support us

Your help is important. By supporting Slums Dunk Onlus you can help many children from underprivileged areas to get closer to the world of basketball.

Donate using the convenient form on this page or by bank transfer to the bank account in the name of: 

SLUMS DUNK Onlus Association, IBAN: 

IT55B0521601616000000001025

Donate your 5×1000 to Associazione Slums Dunk Onlus, tax code: 97707040156

– promoting the project among your friends and acquaintances

– collecting basketball uniforms and equipment

– organising events

– raising funds

Donate using the convenient form on this page or by bank transfer to the bank account in the name of: 

Association SLUMS DUNK Onlus, IBAN: IT55B0521601616000000001025

Donate your 5×1000 to Associazione Slums Dunk Onlus, tax code:97707040156

– promoting the project among your friends and acquaintances

– collecting basketball uniforms and equipment

– organising events

– raising funds

Donate using the convenient form on this page or by bank transfer to the bank account in the name of: 

Association SLUMS DUNK Onlus, IBAN: IT55B0521601616000000001025

Donate your 5×1000 to Associazione Slums Dunk Onlus, tax code: 97707040156

– promoting the project among your friends and acquaintances

– collecting basketball uniforms and equipment

– organising events

– raising funds