Shakira has announced via twitter that her foundation Pies Descalzos and FC Barcelona Foundation will join forces to help more than 28,000 children and adolescents. These two, not only are they flaunting their love for each other everywhere, they are also joining ventures to help the less fortunate . The launch of Soccer for Youth Development and Healthy Living was attended by Shakira and FC Barcelona superstars Piqué, Puyol & Busquets at the University of Miami, Florida.
Shakira, stated : “Not only do we represent the largest minority in the country, but the fastest growing; our community is in urgent need to provide all the necessary tools so that our children can develop their maximum potentials, talents, and intelligence.” Additionally, she stated the use of sports with boys and girls reiterating her commitment by saying: “The Hispanics in the United States have all the talent and desire; what we need now is more education and more sports to keep the ball on our side and to achieve the best play”.
We love to see how stars of this magnitude use their fame and power for such an amazing cause as to helping and inspiring tomorrow’s future, our children.
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