What if we told you, we can actually make a difference through the power of sport?

A better future through hockey.

We develop sustainable hockey communities: the hockey pitch provides a background for local learning opportunities. Coaches and kids from communities with challenging circumstances come together through their shared passion for the hockey sport.

Together they play, share, learn and grow. We are there to assist youth in realizing their ambitions for a better future. The players and coaches of today, gain the confidence and competences to be the game changers of tomorrow. With education as our top priority.

Hockey Dreams

Latest updates

Terrance Pieters, Derck de Vilder, Jan Willem Bredius

Terrance Pieters and Derck de Vilder join Hockey Dreams Foundation as Ambassadors

From March 2021, Terrance Pieters and Derck de Vilder – both hockey players at S.V. Kampong – are becoming part of the Foundation.  "I am…
Hockey Dreams League

Hockey Dreams Foundation organises Hockey League, combining hockey and important social themes

3 hockey pitches divided over 3 countries, over 550 coaches and kids, a lot of hockey and education. From April to August 2021, there is…
Hockey Dreams Ulemu Ngwira

Meet the Coaches: Malawian Coach Ulemu

Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes. Meet the coaches In ‘Meet the coaches’ we present the true heroes of Hockey Dreams. The coaches combine education and…
More news & stories

Much more than 'just' a coach

What drives our coaches, how do they develop themselves and what is their dream? These are the stories of Martha and Shadrick. They both had a rough start, but are now making their way through life within the Hockey Dreams community.

The story of Shadrick Katele

The story of Martha Kalomo

Our reach


Coaches in our Academy


Kids participating in weekly clinics (and counting!)


Reusable hockey sticks shipped


Local schools and projects linked to our programmes
Hockey Dreams Maria Verschoor Zambia

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