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Happy Football

HFCA (Happy Football Cambodia Australia) was formed in 2005, with the purpose of working with disadvantaged youth in Cambodia through the medium of the world's most popular sport, football.

We fund football programs in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, and endeavour to bring a team to the annual Homeless World Cup.

Learn more about HFCA and the work we do

"HFCA is a terrific organisation and we're very proud of our association.

It gives otherwise neglected youth a sense of self-esteem, competition and the value of teamwork. Those able to make the Homeless World Cup team are given a world perspective they could never otherwise imagine.

In terms of return on investment, it's one of the best in Cambodia."

- Scott Neeson
Founder, Cambodian Children's Fund

HFCA and Smart Axiata announce 3-year partnership extension till 2020

We are delighted to announce that Smart Axiata will continue to be the exclusive Telecommunication partner for HFCA till 2020.

HFCA Cycle Fundraiser In Beautiful Cambodia • April 2020

A 10-day/9-night trip starting in Siem Reap and ending in Cambodia’s Capital City, Phnom Penh.

Liger Leadership Academy and HFCA join forces to 2021

Exciting opportunity for HFCA to work with world-class school.

The Latest News

Oct. 8, 2019

Huge support for Team Cambodia on our Facebook page and across Cambodian media!

760,000 views of Homeless World Cup videos and over 200,000 Engagements!

Sept. 30, 2019

1CASA suspend fundraiser event for HFCA which was due to kick off in October

"It is with sadness and regret that 1CASA has had to announce the suspension of the CIYFT this coming autumn due to a number of issues including feedback that our planned format just was not going to work"

Sept. 20, 2019

Our friends from Melbourne visit the program

"This all allowed me to realise how important our fundraising money truly is, and seeing the thousands donated by us annually, which supports a huge community of disadvantaged kids, was a real eye-opener"

Sept. 8, 2019

HFCA launch new monthly TV show

Having launched the monthly show in April this year HFCA and Liger Leadeship Academy have since seen five shows go out on the HFCA facebook page.

Aug. 20, 2019

Cambodian goalkeeper's amazing story watched 483,000 times on Facebook

Prior to flying to the UK he appeared in a short movie on the Smart for Cambodia facebook page.

Aug. 5, 2019

Cambodian players embrace The Homeless World Cup 2019

HFCA (Happy Football Cambodia Australia) are incredibly proud of the eight players who travelled to Cardiff, Wales for the 17th Homeless World Cup tournament. 

Our Homeless World Cup Sponsors

The need for help is significant and real.

Poverty throughout Cambodia prevents access to proper health services and education for many children and teens.

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No one made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke, Irish orator, philosopher, & politician (1729 - 1797)