The Stasis might seem like your typical Charlotte family – living in the suburbs of Fort Mill, playing sports with their kids, listening to concerts in NoDa, going on the occasional dinner date on Montford – but what really sets them apart is their love for kids. Luke and Brittney have 5 incredible children of their own, they host a weekly young adult and teen gathering at their house (which often exceeds 50 people), and over the past few years, they’ve taken trips to some of the poorest areas of Africa to help out any way they can.
When Luke showed a video of his Kenya trip to his kids, they immediately started asking why the Kenyan children don’t have real toys, and why they were playing soccer with a ball of garbage instead of a soccer ball.
These questions sparked the idea for Slum Soccer;
You can check out Brittney’s blog for more information about Slum Soccer, or if you would like to make a donation to their campaign.