THE German Development Service recently donated equipment worth P60,000 to the West Negros University's football team, a press release from the school said.

The equipment includes 43 soccer balls, 57 pairs of jersey, spike shoes, socks and gloves. They were turned over by Lennart Elischer to team Coach Norman Fegidero, in the presence of Vice President for Administration Elmar Bolivar and other school officials.

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Elischer expressed hope that the equipment will be used by the players to further their skills and bring more honor to the university.

Bolivar, who accepted the donations, said they will help upgrade the sports program of WNU.

Aside from the sports equipment, through its volunteers, they also donated materials for the preschoolers in WNU's adopted communities.

The volunteers from the German Development Service have been with WNU since September 2009 and has helped the Wesnecan community in its sports development, community extension and pro-environment programs, the press release added.