One of the most common questions we get asked is; what can I do to help?
If joining our recurring giving programme; the Mkimu Club (just £1 per month) isn't your thing, and you aren't keen on a one-time donation, why not secure something specific that we need to do our project work or sponsor part of one of our projects?
Whether you buy a laptop for our 'Sports Science Intern' in Kampala, sports science equipment, some everyday essentials for our project work, or sponsor an intern, each purchase from this page helps change lives, empower communities and transform sport across the world. With each gift or sponsorship, we'll keep you updated on exactly the impact it is having on the ground through regular updates, including photos and video and for businesses interested in getting involved, we can help increase exposure by branding your purchase with your company logo.
Browse our range of items we need and discover how you can make a difference.
Opportunities to Help
The items, products and opportunities below are your chance to purchase something specific to aid our project work tackling inequality and democratising the scientification of sport across disadvantaged communities in the developing world. If you would like to secure something you see, click on the appropriate link and purchase through our secure online store. Each item has a description of what you are buying and how we will keep you in the loop on its impact on the ground.
If you have any questions or queries, please don't hesitate to get in touch using the CONTACT tab above.
Sponsor Our Project Uganda Bodyweight Scales
As part of our East Africa Sports Science Internship and in collaboration with the Football For Good Academy, you can sponsor our set of professional standard SECA bodyweight scales for use of aspiring sports science, nutrition, medicine practitioners as part of the HP East Africa Sports Science Internship programme for ongoing anthro assessments of the FFG Academy residential scholars.
Your sponsorship contribution will be used to source and cover the baggage fees for delivering the scales to the Academy in Kampala.
In collaboration with the Football-For-Good Academy in Kampala, you can sponsor the stocking of our resource library for the use of aspiring sports science, nutrition, medicine practitioners as part of the HP East Africa Sports Science Internship programme, the staff of the FFG and the residential scholars. The resource library is stocked with reading materials, books and e-resources that are usually extremely difficult or impossible to source in Uganda. Your sponsorship contribution will be used to source, purchase and ship items to the Academy in Kampala.
In collaboration with Computer Aid International, you can purchase our sports science intern in Kampala a refurbished laptop. This laptop will be provided to the intern for the duration of their internship with Harper Performance CIC and will be used to carry out their role whilst embedded with the Football-For-Good Academy in Uganda. This will include, data collection and analysis, training programme development and monitoring processes as part of the FFG/HP performance support programme.
For just £500, you can sponsor our Ugandan sports science intern in Kampala for the duration of their 12-month internship. Every penny of your sponsorship will be used to cover the costs of mentoring the intern by our world-class in-house sports science, sports nutrition, sports medicine and athletic development practitioners both remotely and in-person.
For just £200, you can sponsor one of our EASSI Highlighted Practitioners for the duration of their 12-month mentorship. Every penny of your sponsorship will be used to cover the costs of mentoring the intern by our world-class in-house sports science, sports nutrition, sports medicine and athletic development practitioners.
Tackle inequality and drive real change in sport by sponsoring a Project Uganda deployment as part of our ongoing partnership with the Football-For-Good Academy in Kampala to build capacity in East African football.
As part of the project, our team of world-leading practitioners deploy to Uganda throughout the year to up-skill local staff, consult on specific areas of the programme, monitor the development of the project and recruit local staff to ensure our interventions can stand the test of time and create longstanding change.
You can now really put your brand or organisation front and centre of a true first in East Africa and in sports science - the naming rights to the 'East Africa Sports Science Internship' for one 12-month programme are available for a one-time contribution to the project.
Your brand and logo will feature prominently on all digital and print media relating to the internship and the EASSI (East Africa Sports Science Internship) will be referred to its full sponsored name in all our online and offline communications; e.g. The Performance Lab East Africa Sports Science Internship or The East Africa Sports Science Internship, powered by the Performance Lab.