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Rocky Hehakaija

Co-founder, Favela Street Foundation

The Dutch Roxanne Hehakaija, better known as Rocky, is a familiar face in the international street football world. As the only female member of the Street Legends, the best street football team in the world.


Besides her passion for street football, she has played for ‘Jong Oranje’. The sport flows like blood through her veins. After a serious knee injury ended her career she started a new mission. Empowering young people to become role models with the power of street football. Together with Philip Veldhuis she started the Favela Street Foundation. As a director of Favela Street she is responsible for setting up new projects and partnerships, designing the programs and coaching the young participants.

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