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LionHeart In The Community (LITC)

London, United Kingdom
Joined November 2017

LITC is a pionering NGO based in Brixton London and its main aim is empowering young people through Sports.



Presence in: Cameroon, Czech Republic, Germany, Norway, United Kingdom
Focus: Citizenship, Community / Customary Land Rights, Education, Health, Labor & Employment, Peace-building, Women's Rights

LionHeart In The Community is a Non-profit Organisation and Social Enterprise based in Brixton, South London.  LITC’s main aim is empowering local communities through Community Engagement programmes, Healthy lifestyles and Wellbeing, Sports, Education, Short courses, Apprenticeships, Volunteering, and several mobility programmes for young people around Europe.  We have been funded by the European Social Fund; European Commission, FIFA, Deutsche Bank and several other organisation.  We are also in partnerships with organisations like the British Council, Tackle Africa, Scholarshop Africa.  LITC supports Young People by empowering them to achieve their goals, be aspirational, participate in a variety of self-development opportunities, develop skills, experience and build strong foundations for their future careers.  LITC provides opportunities not just to develop new skills, but to acquire essential life experiences and attributes. LITC offers a bridge to communities, to re-engage and provide on-going support towards independence, employment and personal development.  Our overriding goal is to create a generation of young visionaries that are autonomous, achieve personal and professional change; impact the future on a Local, National and International Level.  With a wealth of experience and expertise across a broad spectrum of services backed by a robust team of highly qualified professionals, we assure integrity, provide the best support and consistently design and deliver to high standards.   LITC uses the Sport for Development model for most International programmes and have smaller programmes that involves Arts, Music, Culture, Volunteering and Media training. The innovative project in West Africa, Cameroon is called EASI; Entrepreneurship, Education, Sports & Information Technology with a significant focus on educating disadvantaged girls in a village, Wum North West Menchum Division.

People Associated With This Organization

Cristina Gomez Navarro

United Kingdom  
LionHeart In The Community (LITC)
Joined November 2017
Interests: Community / Customary Land Rights, Environmental Justice, Peace-building, Women's Rights
I am enthusiastic and committed graduate in Tourism. I am also holds an MA in Human Resources and I have previously worked as a Project Assistant Manager and Administrator. I am experienced in managing and organising Children’s Summer Schools after her years at University in Spain and volunteers teams at my current job at LionHeart In The Community (LITC) as a fundraising administrator.LITC is a pioneering NGO mobilising the power of Sport to empower our local Communities. LITC offers International Youth projects, Volunteering, Skills development and Apprenticeships in a range of dynamic training qualifications. The innovative project in West Africa Cameroon is called EASI; Entrepreneurship, Education, Sports & Information Technology with a significant focus on educating disadvantaged girls in a village, Wum North West Menchum Division.
Outside work I enjoy socialising with family and friends and keeping myself healthy practising sports. She is passionate about photography and Natur
Cristina Gomez Navarro is the network champion (main point of contact) for LionHeart In The Community (LITC).

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