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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…

England Futsal coach delivers session for Wanderers Soccer Schools youngsters

Yesterday evening at Bolton One – the University of Bolton’s state of the art sports facility, England Futsal coach Ian Bateman delivered a unique Futsal session for the youngsters in the Wanderers Soccer Schools Development Groups. Ian Bateman is a FA Coach educator specialising in Futsal and is currently the Head Coach of England’s First…

Community Trust Charity Golf Day 2019

We’re almost at the time of year once again where we will be hosting our annual Charity Golf Day, with the event taking place at Bolton Golf Club on Thursday 5 September – Shotgun Start at 1.00pm. Hosted by Trustee and Wanderers Goal-scoring hero, John McGinlay the event is an incredibly popular one held at…

EFL Clubs launch ‘Extra Time Hubs’

A number of EFL Clubs including Bolton Wanderers will come together this week to launch ‘Extra Time Hubs’ – a national project designed to engage retired and semi-retired individuals and combat loneliness and inactivity in the older generation. Studies show that 42% of those over the age of 55 are inactive and would like opportunities…