São Filipe, June 22 (Inforpress) – The Vulcanico Football Club, founded on July 18, 1953, two-time champion of Fogo, is promoting a national and international campaign to mobilize resources to restart the construction of its headquarters.
The official launch of the campaign, according to Inforpress, is scheduled to July 18, the date of the 64th anniversary celebration of the founding of Volcanic, the oldest sports association of the island of Fogo, and which, according to historical reports, resulted from the merger of the Luso and the Nazareno teams.
The headquarters, whose first stone was launched in 1987, but which for various reasons has not advanced, is located in the neighborhood of Trás de Shell, a few meters from the 5 de Julho stadium, and according to Manuel Roque Silva Júnior, one of the Vulcanico Leaders, also known on the island by Benfiquinha, “now we will restart the construction of the headquarters with a new architectural project” duly approved by the technical services of the City Hall.
The campaign, which aims to mobilize the Cabo Verdeans in general and specially Fogo population, resident in the country and diaspora, consists to offer a bag of cement or the corresponding monetary value, approximately one thousand escudos (10 euros or 10 dollars) so that this association can achieve this goal of decades ago, according to Vulcanico leader.
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