According to Ali Yakubu, Founder and Programmes Director of the Foundation, the main aim and objective is to promote and develop sports, especially where the youth and kids of the Central Region have a relative advantage.
He noted that sport is a tool for development and with the abundant talents in the Central Region, as well as the best secondary schools in the region ready to contribute to the success of the programme, they want to take advantage to produce disciplined sportsmen and women for the nation.
Ali Yakubu said the media has supported them since the initial stages of the Foundation till now that is has become popular and will be launched.
He said the Ali Royal Surf & Soccer Foundation welcomes relationship with international clubs and agencies.
“We want to teach our kids how to swim and surf, after playing football” he said.
“We know the advantages of sports and we are starting in a small way to grow bigger” he added.
Owusu Boaheng of Asafo FM, Raphael Acquah, Accountant at Play Soccer Ghana and Coach Francis Oti Akenteng, Technical Director of the GFA.
Mr. K. Abaidu Wilson, Central Region Sports Development Officer is expected to launch the Foundation.
Some activities lined up to grace the occasion is a Grassroot Development football match involving Under 12 and Under 19year old players and exhibitions on pitch reading and surfing.