The gazette of the heart
La Gazette du Cœur retraces the actions carried out by OGC Nice and its Foundation during the first half of the 2021-2022 season and appeals to the solidarity of the great Rouge et Noir family.
Action of the month
BENITEZ AND CLAUDE-MAURICE'S NICE SURPRISE FOR SICK CHILDREN
Walter Benitez (patron of the Adrien association) and Alexis Claude-Maurice (patron of Enfants sans Douleur) are very much involved in children's issues through the various operations carried out by the Club and decided to give a number of gifts to children in hospital at Lenval and l'Archet in Nice in the run-up to Christmas. The two Aiglons were present at the Archet hospital to present the children with their gifts.
The latest news
VALÉRIE RIVÈRE: "AN UNFORGETTABLE ADVENTURE"
President of the OGC Nice Foundation, Valérie Rivère took part in the Trophée Roses des Sables from 12 to 24 October, a "100% women and solidarity" rally in the Moroccan desert. The aim of this project was to raise funds for the mini-charities supported by the Enfants sans Douleur programme, the Club's oldest citizen programme.
NATHALIE PAOLI: "GREAT PROJECTS TO COME WITH OGC NICE"
Since the 2015/2016 season, OGC Nice has been supporting the Le Point Rose charity in its fight to provide the best possible conditions for sick children and their families and to support families affected by the loss of a child. Founder of the association, Nathalie Paoli looks back on six years of collaboration with the Gym and the projects to come...
GALTIER ON BEIN SPORTS ON CHRISTMAS EVE FOR A GOOD CAUSE
On 24 December, Christophe Galtier was the guest on the Be United programme on BeIN Sports 1, which aims to give a voice to young football fans who are ill or disabled. Coach Galtier was able to answer questions from a number of Gym fans, who are supported by the Club as part of its citizenship policy.
THE NICE ENTREPRENEURS’ LOVELY GESTURE
Already involved in OGC Nice's Citizens' Stand (a stand reserved for Nice's charities and carers), Century 21 Lafage Transactions and Regie Pro wanted to go further for people in need, by each offering 250 Nice-Lens tickets to local charities and social structures.
148 TONNES COLLECTED FOR THE FOOD BANK
148 tonnes of food were collected in the Alpes-Maritimes at the end of November, as part of a major operation in which OGC Nice and Dante were involved.
FROM NICE TO THE STADE DE FRANCE FOR CHILDREN
On matchday 14 of Ligue 1, under the impetus of Mohamed Bouhafsi, in partnership with the CNAPE, the Professional Football League and the professional clubs joined forces in favour of child protection. OGC Nice, a very active participant in the field of child protection, naturally joined the initiative. The operation culminated in a children's tournament organised at the Stade de France! 12 children from Nice welcomed by the Montjoye association - invited to Nice / Metz - took part, well prepared by Andy Delort, Alexis Claude-Maurice, Flavius Daniliuc and Teddy Boulhendi. Here is their adventure!
DAILY MILE: HERE WE GO!
The Daily Mile Foundation (supported by INEOS) and OGC Nice, with the support of the City of Nice and a group of local partners, have launched the Daily Mile (a daily physical activity programme) in Nice schools at the end of 2021. This new programme is part of the "Children" section of the Club's citizenship policy.
THE VILLAS IN RED AND BLACK
The "Villas in Red and Black" are part of the partnership signed between OGC Nice and the Foyer de l'Enfance des Alpes-Maritimes (FEAM) and their main objective is to bring the Gym and its players closer to children at risk and/or in difficulty entrusted to the FEAM as part of child protection. Once a month, the Aiglons go to meet the children.
In November 2021, Andy Delort and Jordan Lotomba launched the programme at the Villa Clair Castel and took part in an afternoon of sharing and conviviality.
THE CITIZEN NEWS OF THE YOUNG AIGLONS
- Young Aiglons on the streets with the homeless with the Anges de la Baie in Nice
- The public speaking contest with the Fondaction du Football
- Commitment to the Food Bank
They need your help
JORDAN'S RALLY RAID FOR THE OGC NICE FOUNDATION
Jordan, an enthusiastic OGC Nice supporter and ambassador of the club, is embarking on a new challenge: the Rallye Raid. Accompanied by his father, he will soon be crossing the Moroccan desert. The aim? To live an unforgettable experience and to collect a lot of money for a social cause. And Jordan has chosen to support the OGC Nice Foundation!
"A FUTURE FOR MALO" APPEALS TO YOUR GENEROSITY
Little Malo, aged 6, is supported by OGC Nice via the Children Without Pain programme. He suffers from a very rare genetic disease: CDG Syndrome Type 1H. Only an all-terrain pushchair allows young Malo to go for walks with his parents and big brother. The price of this pushchair is 4900€. The "Un Avenir pour Malo" charity has therefore launched an online fundraising campaign to finance the equipment. We are counting on all supporters to help Malo!
"TOGETHER FOR LOUCA": THE HANDI-HEROES' CALENDAR
"Together for Louca", a charity supported by the Children Without Pain programme, has launched (with other associations) the handi-hero calendar. The aim? To change the way people look at disability and to help the charities involved in the project financially.
VALLEYS: ONLINE FUNDRAISING FOR THE BERANGER FAMILY
More than a year after the Alex storm, the Béranger's house is in danger. The Béranger family has therefore called on the Club to relay the fund set up to support them.