GAME TIME FOUNDATION
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2023-2022 Colombia Visits
Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia January 2023
Took a local kid’s baseball team to a Colombian Winter League Gamehttps://youtu.be/w_UI64xlwPw
Campeche, Atlántico, Colombia January 2023
Celebrated GT’s 9th anniversary by reading to a group of childrenhttps://www.instagram.com/reel/CnyKobgr9Ee/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y=
Lorica, Cordoba, Colombia December 2022
Visited/Gave Donations to Baseball teamhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xMwIg-T8jXQ
Santa Rosa, Bolívar, Colombia June 2022
Visited/Gave Donations to Baseball teamhttps://youtu.be/G8S07F9W5cU
Magangué, Bolívar, Colombia June 2022
Visited/Gave Donations to Soccer team, with aliance with Fundacíon Quieres Ser un Ángelhttps://youtu.be/jYOTDEireks
Magangué, Bolívar, Colombia June 2022
Alliance with Fundacíon Quieres Ser un Ángel and visited Asylum Our Lady of Candelariahttps://youtu.be/Ho6oAcP-XW4
GTF x Boret Honduras
For the first time Game Time Foundation helped a soccer team in Intibucá, Honduras thanks to an alliance with Boret Honduras. Children from a school’s soccer team were given cleats, socks, workout gear, soccer balls and a GTF pencil.
Video of donationhttps://youtu.be/vzh1kXIOFro
GAME TIME REDUCES by REUSING and RECYCLING
GAME TIME HAS A LOCAL IMPACT BY RECYCLING AND IT HAS A GLOBAL IMPACT BY REUSING & RECYCLING USED EQUIPMENT.
Where we have worked in Colombia
Game Time was started in 2014 to help kid athletes in Colombia. Our work has been done in Northern Colombia; in the Atlantico department/region where the main city Barranquilla is located.
Game Time was started in 2014 to help kids through sports in the beautiful country of Colombia.Colombia is the 4th largest country of South America. It has more than 48 million citizens. Its official language is Spanish. It’s situated in the northwest of South America, with territories in Central America. Colombia shares a border to the northwest with Panama, to the east with Venezuela and Brazil and to the south with Ecuador and Peru .It has borders in the Atlantic & Pacific Ocean. [- via: Wikipedia ]
Colombia’s capital is Bogota. It has many major cities like Cali, Medellin, Catagena and Barranquilla.Barranquilla, is located in Northern Colombia and it’s the capital of the Atlantico Department. It’s the 4th largest city in Colombia with a population of more than 1.2 million people since the 2017 census. The city is the epicenter for economic growth in its metropolitan area for municipalities like Soledad, Galapa, Malambo, and Puerto Colombia. • The city is home to one of the most important folk and cultural festivals of Colombia, the Carnival of Barranquilla, which was declared a National Cultural Heritage by the Congress of Colombia in 2001 and recognized by UNESCO in 2003. [- via: Wikipedia ]
Game Time has helped 40 teams in 29 locations in the Atlántico, Bolivar, Magdalena, Sucre, Cordoba and Guajira Departments. 22 baseball teams, 8 soccer teams , 3 softball teams, 2 basketball teams have been assisted. As well as 1 school in Campeche was donated interactive educational game/ school supplies and at a school in Sincelejo, 100 young boys and girls were donated Christmas presents.All of these 6 departments are in Northern Colombia. GT always arrives in Barranquilla and from there either in private or public transportation goes to the different towns. Some towns are an hour, two hours, or three hours away from Barranquilla and the trip is done in one day. Some towns which are 4-5 hours away from Barranquilla have been done in different days.
June 2017 the Colombian Embassasy in Washington D.C .
Awarded Nicole Fernandez, founder & president, of Game Time Foundation with “Los 22 Más.”“Los 22 Más ” was given by the Colombian Embassy and 2 Colombian TV Networks- RCN & NTN24. 22 Colombians who are representing the country great in the US and in Colombia were given this recognition. Nicole was the youngest of the group and the only woman from the city of Barranquilla, Colombia to receive the award. She was chosen from 1,545 people who were voted in. The link to the video from the ceremony, is below and Game Time’s video starts in minute 12. ( video in Spanish)
US TV Networks & Colombian TV Networks