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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,…

Westfield Health donates £27,000 to support Bolton Wanderers Community Trust’s disability provision

Leading health and wellbeing provider, Westfield Health have donated £27,000 to Bolton Wanderers Community Trust which will fund opportunities for those with disabilities to improve their health and wellbeing through sport and positive engagement. Westfield Health has donated over £15 million to the NHS and health and wellbeing charities since 1996. By supporting Bolton Wanderers Community…

Extra Time Hub Launch success for Community Trust

Last Thursday, during the EFL’s Launch week for the Extra Time Hub projects around the country, Bolton Wanderers Community Trust launched their very own Extra Time Hub with 25 people participating in a tour of the University of Bolton Stadium. Having run for the last 12 weeks under the stewardship of Extra Time Hub Activator…