The underling mission of Capoeira for Tomorrow (CFT) is to create a positive transformative effect on people’s lives, especially youth, by advancing individual development through the art of Capoeira* and mentorship. CFT incorporates a mind-body-soul approach utilizing personal development, health and fitness training, martial arts (Capoeira), and mentorship as a vehicle to increase participants’ physical, mental, and emotional growth and well-being. We aspire to empower children to recognize their potential, go after their dreams, and make positive lifestyle decisions.
CAPOEIRA (pronounced kaa-puh-where-uh) is a high energy Afro-Brazilian martial art that combines self-defense techniques with physical fitness, acrobatics, music, dance, and culture. In addition, a Life Skills curriculum is engrained in the CFT Capoeira program. This program is a systematic approach to teaching important life-skills not regularly taught in our society or school systems today.
CFT’s principal objectives and goals serve as a compass as we invest in daily activities as it relates to all aspects of business endeavors. Program cycle (10 weeks – 1 year) goals and objectives include