On Wednesday 28th July 2010, Q-Connect Launched their community project “Shin Pads and Hijabs” with the girls at the Islamic College of Brisbane. The Project will provide Muslim women and girls located in the southern region of Brisbane with a range of Football (Soccer) and Futsal Activities aimed at empowering them to organise, manage and coach their own programs.
Monnique Kofoed of Vikings Futsal was on hand for the Launch of the program, Monnique alongside part time Futsal Coach Brooke Spence did some impromtu juggling skills, played games and showed the girls some skills to practice.
To follow on from the launch Vikings Futsal will be conducting Skill sessions at the College on Wednesday Afternoons 1.00pm – 3.00pm with the ladies.
Vikings Futsal look forward to working with these young ladies, and will discuss organising more projects in other regions.