Sport and football in particular can be a tremendous force for good in a community. 

Here you'll find an overview of how the Foundation has had an impact in its local community.

Awards

Over many years, the Foundation has been fortunate enough to receive recognition for the work we are doing in our local community. Below are a list of some of our achievements:

  • 2018 - Hertfordshire biz4Biz Awards - Best Corporate Social Responsibility, Finalist
  • 2014 - Hertfordshire Business Awards - Social Enterprise Of The Year, Finalist
  • 2012 - Hertfordshire Business Awards - Business In The Community, Finalist

Numbers 

The Foundation in numbers:

  • More than 5,500 hours of beneficary engagement during 2016-17
  • 50% of the Foundation workforce has come through or are part of our apprenticeship programme
  • Over 1,500 people engaged with on a weekly basis
  • Participants range from 2 years old to 76 years old

Quotes

Jonathan Sinfield, 61 - Walking Footballer

It has been life changing….I still dream of playing for England! Great comradery and exercise. I have more energy & what a great form of stress relief!

Dani Burge, 22 - NCS & Apprentice Graduate

I’ve enjoyed being able to explore different roles during my time at the Foundation. I’ve had great opportunities and support from the people around me and owe the Foundation a lot for where I am today

Keira, 13 - Premier League Girls Participant

The difference in Keira since starting the sessions has been phenomenal. Keira's home life has also improved with her family members, including her sister commenting to the school on the improvement in Keira's happiness levels.

For more quotes from our beneficaries and partners please click here

Annual Report

In October 2017, the Foundation launched their first ever Annual Report, highlighting and summarising the work undertaken during the 2016/17 season.

You can download a copy of the report - click here

Support Us

Would you like to support the work the Foundation is doing in your local community? There are a variety of ways:

  • Volunteer - the Foundation is always on the look out for volunteers to support the work we deliver each and every week. For more information please click here
  • Fundraise - would you like to raise money for a local charity? Do you have an idea that we might be interested in? If so, please contact the Foundation - click here

Get In Touch

  • If you've been involved in one of our projects or sessions and would like to share you story then please email [email protected]