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Community Trust release Impact Report 2018-19

We are delighted to release our Impact Report for 2018-19, highlighting the outstanding work that has been carried out by staff through over 30 different projects. Using sport and positive engagement the Trust provides quality experiences to the wider community of Bolton, focusing on narrowing the gap of disadvantage in Health, Education, Disability and Inclusion.…

Community Trust host local EFL Kids Cup

On Friday 8th November Bolton Wanderers Community Trust hosted their Local Stage of the EFL Kids Cup. Over 30 schools were represented from across the town, there was some fantastic football on display on all 6 pitches at Powerleague, Bolton. The group games and knockout stages were completed leading to a closely contested final between…

Success at North West Football Awards

It was a night of celebrating yesterday evening for the Community Trust, as we picked up the award for Community Club of the Year at the North West Football Awards. The event took place at Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground, with various footballing and community stars in attendance. When asked about this award, Head of…

Jason Lowe a hit at schools boccia tournament

Yesterday saw the Community Trust alongside the Bolton School Games Organisers and Panathlon, host two boccia events where local primary, secondary, specialist education schools and Derian House, came together for the fully inclusive boccia event hosted at Bolton Arena. Boccia, a Paralympic Sport since 1984, is played seated with the aim being to propel your…

Adam Chicksen visits All Saints CE Primary School

On Monday afternoon year 3 pupils at All Saints CE Primary School in Farnworth were treated to a visit from Wanderers first team player Adam Chicksen.  The visit was part of the Community Trust’s PL Primary Stars project in conjunction with Grow Your Mindset and the #FarnworthMatters project, which aims to raise the aspirations of…

Premier League Kicks inspiring young people

BWFC First team players Remi Matthews and Adam Senior joined participants from Bolton Wanderers Community Trust’s Premier League Kicks session yesterday at Castle Hill Young People’s Centre to celebrate the commitment from the Premier League to fund the community programme for another three years. This investment will enable more than 175,000 young people to access…

#KickItOutGeneration

Today we are dedicating our match against Rochdale to the work of Kick It Out, football’s leading equality organisation. Bolton Wanderers Community Trust and Bolton Wanderers Football Club want to recognise their contribution in making football a better sport for everyone. They are more than just a t-shirt. For more than 25 years Kick It…

BWCT Team up with Bolton Pride

Bolton Wanderers Community Trust recently teamed up with Bolton Pride Festival this year to offer an exciting and engaging Family Day on Sunday 22nd September. The Trust has been working with Bolton Pride for a number of years, but this year, the we have really built on our partnership, working together to support a youth-led…

BWCT African Adventures Trip

Bolton Wanderers Community Trust has partnered up with African Adventures to offer Bolton Wanderers fans, Bolton Wanderers Community Trust supporters or simply anyone with an interest to take on the trip of a lifetime, to volunteer across projects in Kenya in October 2020. Volunteers can help teach in classrooms, coach sports, and build new classrooms,…