Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire, it has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. ... It is more powerful than governments in breaking down racial barriers.

Nelson Mandela

At VISF, we believe that soccer has an incredible power, which can be used to make this world a better place. Use this powerful platform to promote peace, equality, health, and education for everyone. Make the game better, take it to the world, and you will be fostering a better world.

Our Values:

  • Inclusion
  • Equality
  • Respect

VISF a social enterprise based in Vancouver, Canada. Created to develop and support grassroots soccer programs in communities impacted by war, poverty, and gender inequality.

Our mission is to promote global peace and social change through soccer.

VISF was founded by social entrepreneur and award-winning humanitarian Adri Hamael. Adri has devoted his adult life to social change and global peace, and has a long history of creating projects and organizations focused on improving people's lives.

Soccer is the biggest game in the world. The game is watched and played by billions of people worldwide; therefore, it's a powerful medium for change and for making a difference. The game transcends borders and barriers, and is among the most powerful tools for creating awareness about issues of global interest.

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Shaw Multicultural 2019

One Team. One World.

2019 Participating Teams

Afghanistan Afghanistan
Musqueam Nation Musqueam
Brazil Brazil
Netherlands Netherlands
Canada Canada
New Zealand New Zealand
Chile Chile
Native Indians Football Association (NIFA) Nifa
China China
Palestine Palestine
Colombia Colombia
Portugal Portugal
Cowichan Nation Cowichan
England England
Scotland Scotland
France France
Spain Spain
Ghana Ghana
Squamish Squamish
Iceland Iceland
Syria Syria
Iran Iran
Tunisia Tunisia
Italia Italia
Tahiti French Polinesia Tahiti
Jordan Jordan
Mexico Mexico
Wales Wales