In 2013, we began to think about new ways we might engage children
from disadvantaged communities and transform their lives in positive ways.
Time and again we came back to the idea of a retreat for kids who may not otherwise get a chance to participate in a summer camp-like activity. There is something very powerful and life-changing about going to a new place, with new people, and participating in new activities: if kids never try anything new, how will they ever broaden their horizons and discover their own limitless potential? In this way, with these questions in mind, the idea for The Friendship Games was born.
The Friendship Games represents
everything the NDF believes in:
See where we’ve made a difference
A special thanks to the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation, Čajetina municipality, Aleksandar MN, Lavirint, Nutribullet, Eucerin and many others for helping and supporting us in hosting this year’s event.