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Community Trust Release 2018 Impact Report

Bolton Wanderers Community Trust are today pleased to release their 2018 Impact Report, highlighting the outstanding work carried out by the charity over the 12 months. Through sport and positive engagement the Community Trust provide quality experiences to the wider community, focusing on narrowing the gap of disadvantage in Health, Education, Disability and Inclusion. Highlights…

The Bitesize Battlefield Challenge 2019

Would you like your pupils to be involved in a local OBSTACLE COURSE to raise money for a local children’s charity? Sound like a good idea? Well, we are hosting The Bitesize Battlefield Challenge at Canon Slade School in Bolton on April 27 and April 28 2019, with the objective to raise funds for Bolton…

AJF COMMERCIAL BECOME LATEST COMMUNITY PARTNER

The family run Commercial Agent based in Horwich has recently come on board as a Community Partner and they will be supporting the Community Trust’s disability provision across Bolton. Operations Lead at the Trust Richard Slater said this of the new partnership: “Their generous support of our disability programmes will go towards ensuring that children…

Annual Charity Golf Day takes place at Bolton Golf Club

Last Thursday (30 August), the Community Trust’s annual Charity Golf Day took place at Bolton Golf Club, with 20 teams taking part in another hugely successful event. After 18 holes of golf which took four hours on a course that was in tremendous condition in glorious sunshine, the winning team was ‘Richard Hurst’. The vast…

Wanderers favourite Stelios praises Summer Soccer Camps

Stelios Giannakopoulos was a firm favourite with the Wanderers fans during his five years as a player at the University of Bolton Stadium (2003-2008) and the 44 year-old former Greece international spoke highly of the Community Trust’s Summer Soccer Camps after his children had attended some of the sessions at the Eddie Davies Academy. He…

Jordan Hookway represents Wanderers at EFL Launch

Last week, ahead of the beginning of the 2018/19 season, supporter representatives of each of the 72 EFL clubs were gathered for the EFL Launch, thus launching the new campaign. Along with the group of supporters, players, staff and managers of clubs were also present. The event took place at Meadow Lane, home of Notts…

Super Kev opens new facility at local high school

Wanderers legend Kevin Davies AKA ‘Super Kev’ was at local school, Ladybridge High recently to open a new third generation artificial grass pitch. Provided by Bolton Council, the pitch comes thanks to a grant from the Premier League and the FA Facilities fund. Replacing a natural grass surface, the school can now offer evening usage…

The Inside Out Project

The Inside Our project has been funded by the BIG Lottery Fund for 5 years and aims to lower offending and re-offending levels amongst 17-25 year olds in Bolton. By offering a range of tailored interventions, we aim to up-skill participants in order to channel their energies towards positive outcomes. We offer regular sports sessions,…