Valencia Basket starts tomorrow its 7th project 'One Team', now with "Mamás en acción"


Valencia Basket launches for the sixth consecutive season a new initiative within "One Team", the Corporate Social Responsibility program led and promoted by Euroleague Basketball. As in previous editions, in this seventh project of Valencia Basket in "One Team" the practice of basketball will be used as a vehicle to promote well-being and social inclusion. The Taronja Club will work with the Valencian NGO "Mamás en acción"

The first of the sessions will take place tomorrow, Tuesday, November 6, starting at 4:15 p.m., at L'Alqueria del Basket. A dozen young people will take part in this initiative from tomorrow. We will again have the sponsorship of the Obra Social "La Caixa".

The coaches of the "One Team" of Valencia Basket, as they did with the six previous projects in the Public School Francisco Giner de los Ríos, in Colonia San Vicente Ferrer, with the young people of the Asindown Foundation, of the Periferia Association from San Luis, from the Hiedra de Cáritas project, and from the Santa Marta Project, will develop tomorrow the first of the training sessions with their new pupils, focused on becoming a first contact of the kids with the "One Team" methodology as with the great protagonist of the sessions: the orange ball. The coaches in charge of developing the activity will be José Casares, Paco Pardo and Juanjo Rojo, belonging to the coaching staff of L'Alqueria del Basket.

Ten sessions, a goal

This project "One Team VII" has planned ten training sessions that will take place on Tuesdays from tomorrow, November 6 in the afternoon until the month of January. With them, participants are expected to live positive experiences and develop healthy habits of personal improvement that can be transferred to the school or work environment. All this through the learning of the basic concepts of a collective sport such as basketball, which will help participants to know the values ​​of sacrifice and responsibility that derive from organized exercise, use sport as a formula for personal development and direct their steps so that they can find in the practice of any sport activity a way to grow as people

Mamás en acción

In Mamás en Acción become, always in an altruistic way, in moms and dads for a few hours of those children who do not have the closeness of their families, children who are protected by the local government and reside in centers and children's homes enabled for it. , with the objective that these children receive the love and attention that a person of their age requires.

They lend our work to institutions, organizations and associations (parishes, hospitals, NGOs, public centers, schools ...) so that they indicate who can need Moms in Action and dedicating their time to caring for, caring for and giving love to these children. For this reason they always collaborate under the approval of the institutions and the supervision of the professionals and psychologists of these entities. They also carry out different activities both for collecting basic products for these children and their families, and for other actions that get the smiles of all of them.

Change in social networks

In addition, in order to get a better follow-up on social networks, the One Team initiative changes its hashtag, which becomes #WeAreAllOneTeam