Child from Angola on a skateboard

Planting the positive seeds of skateboarding

Concrete Jungle Foundation is an innovative non-profit whose mission is
to empower individuals and communities worldwide through fostering and sustaining
the positive values inherent to skateboarding.

Concrete Jungle Foundation is an innovative non-profit whose mission is to empower individuals and communities worldwide through fostering and sustaining the positive values inherent to skateboarding.

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Skateboarding for
development in Jamaica

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Whagwan?

The Freedom Skatepark was built by CJF in 8 Miles, Bull Bay in the spring of 2020. Today we provide youth programmes, loaner boards, workshops, community activities and contests for the local beneficiaries. We also employ local staff as well.

1300 sqm skatepark

206 children impacted through Edu-Skate

32% female participation accross programmes last month

3700+ skateboards loaned

92 total attendance in November for the Homework programme

9 total attendance last month for the Enrichment Activities

6 local staff employed

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Skateboarding for
development in Peru

Peru map skatepark

Buenos Dias

The Alto Trujillo Skatepark was CJF’s first project, built on the grounds of a school in Trujillo back in 2017. Our Edu-Skate programme, now part of the school curriculum, is managed by our local staff and international volunteers. We also organise weekend activities and workshops for the kids.

150 sqm skatepark

235 children impacted through Edu-Skate

40% female participation

8 local youth employed

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Empowering youth through skateboarding

child dropping a ramp on a skateboard

Edu-Skate Programme


Age: 6-16
"Providing positive life-skills through skateboarding to disadvantaged children."

Edu-Skate Programme
Opening Day of Cerrito's skatepark in Peru

Planting Seeds Apprenticeship Programme


Age: 16+
"Paid apprenticeship programmes developing employable skills (e.g. multimedia, construction, project management) for young adults."

Planting Seeds Planting Seeds Apprenticeship

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Angola kid smiling at the skatepark
Angola kid smiling at the skatepark

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Feb 25, 2022 · 3 min read

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Project Announcement: Tameslouht Skatepark, Marrakech, Morocco



It’s finally time to announce our next project - and it's beginning already next month! This time we’ll be heading to the outskirts of Marrakech, Morocco, to build a skatepark and start youth programmes for the children and youth of a local orphanage.

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Jan 6, 2022 · 1 min read

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Clown in Action x CJF: Planting Seeds for 2022!



Clown in Action is a Community Interest Company and movement started by Clown Skateboards. Born out of the hearts of UK skateboarding, they focus on making practical commitments to organisations and individuals across the world, seeing them through, and realising the outcomes of these shared collective actions.

Join CJFamily now

Concrete Jungle Family is our global community of supporters, skateboarders, students and parents that share our mission to empower children through skateboarding, youth programmes and community development.

With the support of the Family, we have over the past three years been able to...

  • Build 5 free-of-charge, public skateparks in for underserved communities in Peru, Angola and Jamaica
  • Directly impact 804 children and youth through 619 classes as part of our Edu-Skate, Homework, and Apprenticeship programmes
  • Provide 9 paid apprenticeships to youth in need as part of the Planting Seeds programme
  • Achieve a 36% female particpation rate across all our programmes
  • Actively employ 15 local adolescents and young adults across our project locations

By donating 5€ or more a month you can join the Concrete Jungle Family, help us support the hundreds of youth we work with around the world, as well as help us build more skateparks for communities that deserve them the most.

All Family Members also get -25% off everything in our online shop!

Thank you for helping us spread the positive seeds of skateboarding.

Referral programme
Group picture of Peru skateboarders stretching

Join CJFamily now

Concrete Jungle Family is our global community of supporters, skateboarders, students and parents that share our mission to empower children through skateboarding, youth programmes and community development.

With the support of the Family, we have over the past three years been able to...

  • Build 5 free-of-charge, public skateparks in for underserved communities in Peru, Angola and Jamaica
  • Directly impact 804 children and youth through 619 classes as part of our Edu-Skate, Homework, and Apprenticeship programmes
  • Provide 9 paid apprenticeships to youth in need as part of the Planting Seeds programme
  • Achieve a 36% female particpation rate across all our programmes
  • Actively employ 15 local adolescents and young adults across our project locations

By donating 5€ or more a month you can join the Concrete Jungle Family, help us support the hundreds of youth we work with around the world, as well as help us build more skateparks for communities that deserve them the most.

All Family Members also get -25% off everything in our online shop!

Thank you for helping us spread the positive seeds of skateboarding.

Referral programme
Group picture of Angolan skateboarders