Photos from our recent trip to Red Cloud High Indian School on the Pine Ridge Reservation – In the school gym, Billy and Ben organise and lead a game of soccer with younger pupils.
Outside – Harry demonstrates how to pass the ball to an after school soccer class attended by teachers from schools on the Pine Ridge Reservation South Dakota.
Tomorrow a group of young people and leaders from the club, set off on a historic visit to South Dakota at the invitation of Red Cloud High Indian School on the Pine Ridge Reservation. The group will lead soccer workshops, meet people in the community and visit the Wounded Knee Cemetery and the Crazy Horse Memorial. The group will also visit Mt Rushmore, and The Badlands. The project has been funded by sales of the Smiths T shirt, courtesy of photographer Stephen Wright. The trip is featured in the Manchester Evening News tonight. “Salford Lads Club set off on trip to America – thanks to Smiths shirt sales”