Our focus should proceed to be on the Jamaica Reggae Girlz World Cup Mission!

by Lavern Deer

SOUTH FLORIDA –  Many has sacrificed to see our Jamaica Nationwide Ladies Soccer Crew on this historic second, we’re proud and proceed to be proud.

In 2012 after the coaching camp we hosted at UWI, I introduced the dire points going through the Reggae Girlz and the Jamaica Ladies Soccer program to members of the Jamaican Diaspora. Points comparable to, lack of funding, lack of worldwide coaching camps, and lack of assist in Jamaica and the Diaspora.

Jamaica Reggae Girlz World Cup Mission
Lavern Deer (R) with the Jamaica Reggae Girlz in 2012 @UWI

Reggae Girlz Consciousness Marketing campaign

JIFFD now FDWO, shaped the authorised Reggae Girlz Consciousness Marketing campaign which was supported by the Jamaican Authorities and the Jamaica Soccer Federation produced a really profitable marketing campaign which received the eye of Cedella Marley.

This was an incredible consequence for our group and, though our focus has shifted to women affected by sexual abuse and human Trafficking, we proceed to want this system and all its funders and supporters effectively!!

Jamaica Reggae Girlz World Cup Mission with Lavern Deer and Cedella Marley
Lavern Deer with Cedella Marley

I believed then (When many wouldn’t even take heed to me) and I proceed to consider that Jamaica will turn out to be the primary Caribbean Nation to win the FIFA Ladies’s World Cup. We should nevertheless, put apart our variations and be a part of forces to proceed the assist.

Final Thursday I listened to Ambassador Audrey Marks Let’s Join name with particular visitor, Minister of Tradition Leisure Gender and Sports activities Hon. Olivia “Babsy” Grange. As Minister Grange was explaining in full element of the funding stream for the Reggae Girlz program, I used to be happy. I used to be most happy concerning the gamers receiving some type of private revenue in addition to an insurance coverage plan.

Whereas all ladies in sports activities proceed to combat for equal pay, let’s proceed to advocate with them, however for now, let’s deal with the present mission of our Jamaica Nationwide Ladies Soccer Crew.

Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz Initiative – readying a girls’s soccer group for younger females