A football club will be holding a tournament to raise money for a sports foundation for children and teenagers.

The Broomfield Youth Charity Football Tournament 2014 will help raise money for Broomfield Youth Foundation on Sunday April 27, at the Cheshunt Sports Club, Albury Ride.

The foundation aims to raise 40,000 to build a to build a 64 bed home for The Light In Africa Orphanage Moshi, in Tanzania.

The tournament will be open to teams from the age of seven to the age of 11 with trophoies available for winner and runners up.

It is hoped the event near the end of this month will be the first of many to raise money for the foundation.