Football with orphans
IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation organized a football match for the orphans in the district of Afrin, northwest Syria.
Syria 22.11.2019

IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation organized a football match as a part of its “Motivational Events” for orphans living in Afrin, northwest Syria. In the match that was held on a synthetic football pitch in the center of the Afrin province, orphans competed against IHH’s Simav, Kütahya Volunteers and the Syrian orphans' team won by 11-8.

In a statement by the IHH Syrian Operations’ Afrin Representative Cengizhan Özdemir, he said “We are trying to put a smile on the faces of orphans in Afrin with various events. In this scope, we held a football match with our volunteers that came from Simav in Kütahya. Our orphans who became friendly with our volunteers had an enjoyable day.”

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After the match, IHH volunteers that came from the Simav province of Kütahya presented the orphans with various gifts.  

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