The JAG Foundation’s mentoring, coaching, knowledge and sport programs target alcohol and drugs head on by demonstrating the rewards of an alternative, positive lifestyle, bringing hope to escape their surroundings, and trying to place them out of reach of gangsterism and the resulting hopeless spiral of criminal behavior. The Foundation has the expert skills and experience, the national reach (coaching the coaches structures), the transparency and measurement and the proven success to make this the most efficient and effective use of donor funding. JAG believes in creating change and believe sport as a catalyst is a powerful tool for personal and social upliftment, health and well-being, and when utilized correctly a powerful force in combating societal issues such as drugs, crime, alcoholism, gangsterism. They use sport as the medium to teach children to engage in physical activity, absorbing its values and benefits, in order to produce holistically healthy individuals who believe in themselves and their future. Read more.