Newcastle United Foundation

Newcastle United Foundation

Charity information

Newcastle United Foundation

The Foundation uses the Newcastle United brand to engage, inspire and motivate. To deliver outcomes it has developed specific interventions using football as a hook and a vehicle to bring about change. These interventions include sport and physical activity programmes, health and wellbeing initiatives, youth services and education and employability courses. Our areas of benefit are Newcastle, Gateshead, North Tyneside, Northumberland and we help 50,000 disadvantaged people annually.

Founded 2008

  • Mission statement

    Newcastle United Foundation is a registered charity and was established by the owner and directors of Newcastle United Football Club in 2007 as a response to the needs and challenges facing local communities and a belief in the potential for football to make a difference.

    Our mission is to use the local passion for football to encourage learning and promote healthy lifestyles that will make a real difference to the lives of disadvantaged children, young people and families in our region.

    Our aims are to promote active and healthy lifestyles, to inspire people to learn and reach their potential and to help build safe, strong, active communities, using the NUFC brand to engage, inspire and motivate.

    How is the Foundation different?

    • The ability to engage people that others cannot reach by using the Newcastle United brand
    • Committed and motivated staff who are skilled at helping people realise their potential
    • Strong partnerships that compliment and strengthen their work

  • Aims

    Newcastle United Foundation aims to:

    • To promote active and healthy lifestyles, particularly in disadvantaged communities
    • To inspire people to learn and reach their potential
    • To help build safe, strong and active communities
  • Overview

    Established: July 2008

    Registered Charity Number: 1124896

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 75

    Part time staff: 25

    Volunteers: 15

    Phone number: 07880 006405

    Address: St James ParkNewcastle upon Tyne NE1 4ST

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