City Lights - Novus TV Coverage



City Lights - Novus TV Coverage



Maike Evers - Novus TV Coverage



Brittany Greenslade - Novus TV Coverage


Official Press Release - June 7, 2010

The Vancouver International Soccer Festival (VISF) is lacing up to kick off its 6th year on Saturday, June 26, 2010 as Canada's most exciting World Cup-style soccer tournament and multi cultural celebration!

Media Advisory/Announcement - April, 2010

Vancouver International Soccer Festival Builds Bridges Between Ethnic Groups will coincide with Canada's Multi Cultural Day and FIFA World Cup™ Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson will officially open the Festival
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Media Advisory/Announcement - March, 2010

Pending funding, a mix of palestinian Israeli team from Israel/Palestine to play at the tournament on June 26-27 at Andy Livingstone Park, Vancouver CANADA!
Come out and enjoy a world cup-style tournament featuring fun, food, and festivities for the whole family. Free Admission!
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High Resolution pictures and promotional material for media use are available upon request.
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NOVUS TV - July 6, 2009

"The 2009 Vancouver International Soccer Festival was a huge success with over 400 soccer players, 2000 spectators and numerous teams representing countries throughout the world. The event was a great demonstration of community and sportsmanship. The VISF was timely as well with June 27th representing Multicultural Day in Canada."
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CITR 101.9 FM Radio - June 27, 2009

Interview with Adri Hamael.

Vancouver Sun - XXXX XX, XXX

"Adri Hamael became passionate about soccer during hi childhood in Jordan, the country his Palestinian family fled to after being displaced from their West Bank home."
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Vancouver Courier - June 16, 2006

"The Founder of an annual charity soccer tournament that benefits sick kids and youth living in war-torn countries says while this year's event wasn't planned around the World Cup, the timing couldn't be better."
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Metro News

"A Palestinian-born Vancouver man is using soccer to bring Israeli and Palestinian youth to B.C. to attend the Gulf Island Film and Television School in August."
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CBC Interview With Adri Hamael 2007


CTV News
Prime Minister Of Canada Greetings and Good Wishes for VISF 2018
Prime Minister Of Canada Greetings and Good Wishes for VISF 2018
VISF 2018 Poster
VISF 2018 Poster
A Message from the Mayor of the City of Vancouver
A Welcome Message from the Mayor of the City of Vancouver