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Ekipi aims to create a more equitable world through the joy of sports

All of your contributions benefit underprivileged youth.

Run by volunteers, with help from donors and supporters.

Committed to a sustainable supply chain using in-kind gifts.

How Ekipi works video

Equip a school

Ekipi works with schools to improve and introduce new sports curricula.

Equip a club

Ekipi works with sports clubs to help train more kids and increase participation.

Equip a star

Ekipi sponsors aspiring athletes to train and compete at the highest levels.

Equip a nonprofit

Ekipi works with nonprofits to develop mentally and physically  stronger youth.


St. James Community Orphans School

Mfangano Island, Lake Victoria, Kenya

  • School team for boys' football and girls' netball

  • Full-time physical education and sports instructor

  • Comprehensive physical education curriculum for all students

  • Sporting equipment and supplemental nutrition for boys' soccer team and girls' netball team

125 kids benefiting from the program

How to help
Support Group


We're thrilled you have decided to support Ekipi's vision. Be it by pledging to donate, connecting us with another organization, volunteering, or teaching us tricks of the trade. We welcome your feedback on how we are doing.

Cleats on Soccer Ball

In-kind donations

We are collecting lightly used sports gear and apparel, currently in the Greater Charlotte Area and San Francisco Bay Area. Just let us know, we'll arrange a pickup. We clean and sanitize in-kind gifts before distributing to our beneficiaries.

Company Matching

Does your company match your donations? We are an approved charity by Benevity and YourCause. Please check with your company's Benefits Coordinator. Your donation could double or triple through a corporate giving program.

Direct Donations

If you are not utilizing company matching, you can donate right here with your credit card or PayPal account. Ekipi is a

501(c)(3) tax exempt organization, so your donation may be tax deductible.


Amazon Smile

Shop at and select Ekipi as your favorite charity. Every purchase you make will support the cause, without any extra cost to you. Also available on the Amazon phone app.


Let’s Connect

Phone Number: +1 (980) 247-2727    /     Email:

Thanks for connecting!

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