Mitch Arnold, resident of Neenah, Wisconsin, and a sophomore-to-be at the University of Minnesota is 19 and the founder and president of Peace Is The Goal, a non-profit foundation that provides soccer equipment to needy children around the world.
Since creating Peace Is The Goal in October 2006, Mitch has completed 135 projects which have delivered more than 3,500 pieces of soccer equipment (worth nearly $40,000) to orphanages, schools, missions, churches, agencies and individuals that house, shelter, educate and provide direction to kids in 81 countries.
Mitch has shipped soccer equipment to: Afghanistan, Argentina, Bahrain, Belarus, Belize, Borneo, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Chad, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Ghana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Krygyzstan, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mexico, Moldova, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Peru, the Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Serbia, Siberia, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad, Uganda, Ukraine, the United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe and the United States.
PITG is a one-person operation. For years, Mitch has worked multiple jobs to earn money to support and grow his foundation.
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