Entries by EFL Trust

Bluebirds star Sol Bamba and Cardiff City FC inspire school children with a little help from Roald Dahl

Sol Bamba joined the Cardiff City FC Foundation, the official charity of Cardiff City Football Club, as they celebrated Roald Dahl Day at Herbert Thompson Primary School. Roald Dahl Day is an annual event that celebrates the worlds, characters and stories of the Welsh novelist, with Matilda at the heart of this year’s celebrations. Pupils […]

EFL Trust National Conference 2019

EFL Football Club Community Organisations (CCOs) from across the country came together at St George’s Park as the EFL Trust’s new five year strategy was launched and a £2.25m investment into the network was announced by Sport England. The EFL Trust National Conference is an opportunity for the network of CCOs to hear inspirational speakers, […]

Oxford United in the Community appoint Club Shareholder as Trustee

Oxford United in the Community have appointed Zaki Nuseibeh as a Trustee of the charity. Zaki Nuseibeh, who is a director and shareholder of Oxford United has expanded his commitment by joining the board of Trustees on the U’s charity. The appointment further strengthens the links between the charity and football club. He joins a […]

Louie: “NCS made me who I am today”

“They were the worst two years of my life. I was shy, nervous and wouldn’t talk to people,” says Louie Salmon, 16, from Peterborough. However, fast-forward two years after completing NCS (National Citizen Service), Louie is a very different person – he now has the confidence to stand in front of peers and tell his […]

QPR prepare for Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium launch

Aside from the natural excitement that comes with the first home match of the season at QPR this weekend against Huddersfield Town, there will be added emotion as tomorrow will see the official launch of Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium following the stadium rename in June. Kiyan Prince, who was a member of QPR’s youth academy, […]

Teens tackle environmental issue ‘tail’ on

15 Teenagers taking part in NCS in Hull build a whale sculpture to raise awareness of plastic waste The group collect 40 bags of litter in Hull area Sculpture to feature outside sports facility to have lasting legacy The group in talks with local council to permanently feature sculpture on roundabout Over 1,000 teens in […]