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The Football Foundation is the UK’s largest sports’ charity. Funded by the Premier League, The Football Association and the Government, the Foundation directs £30m every year into grassroots sport.

The Foundation receives money from the very top of the professional game and also from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport through Sport England. It then uses this money to leverage even more partnership funding, to deliver a programme of new and improved community sports facilities in towns and cities across the country.

Our mission is to improve facilitiescreate opportunities and build communities throughout England.

Media enquiries

Please contact:

Email: communications@footballfoundation.org.uk
Telephone: 0345 3454555 ext 4280

Latest press releases

  • John Penrose MP unveils new all-weather facility for the Seagulls Seagulls' all-weather pitch opened by John Penrose MP set to rocket participation by 210%John Penrose, MP for Weston-super-Mare, officially opened a state-of-the-art third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP) for Weston-super-Mare AFC recently (Friday 1 June). Their new facility was made possible thanks to investment from the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund, which is delivered by the Football Foundation. 05/06/2018
  • Funding success has The Pingle Academy jumping for joy Funding success has The Pingle Academy jumping for joySome good news has just been announced for community sport in South Derbyshire. The Pingle Academy has been awarded a grant from the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund, to help upgrade their existing third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP). 05/06/2018
  • Brand new sports pavilion in Doncaster replaces 60-year-old changing rooms Brand new sports pavilion in Doncaster replaces 60-year-old changing roomsBawtry Action for Recreation & Sport's state-of-the-art community sports pavilion was officially opened by Cllr. Ros Jones, the Mayor of Doncaster, recently (Friday 1 June). Their brand new facility was made possible thanks to investment from the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund, which is delivered by the Football Foundation. 05/06/2018
  • Football funding to enable Derbyshire club to replace shipping container with modern changing pavilion Football funding to enable Derbyshire club to replace shipping container with modern changing pavilionCommunity sport in Ilkeston is set for a boost, with local grassroots club Stanton Ilkeston FC securing a grant from the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund. The investment will support the club in constructing a brand new changing pavilion and developing two new pitches. 01/06/2018
  • Lloyd Kelly returns to his grassroots to open all-weather pitch at City Academy Lloyd Kelly returns to his grassroots to open all-weather pitch at City AcademyLloyd Kelly, former City Academy pupil and current Bristol City FC player, returned to his old school to officially unveil its upgraded all-weather pitch yesterday (Thursday 24 May). The facility was made possible thanks to investment from the Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund, which is delivered by the Football Foundation. 29/05/2018
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