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Chelsea Foundation

NEW EDUCATION PROGRAMME LAUNCHED FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH

The Chelsea Foundation’s Education Team have launched a new and exciting programme ‘Who We Are’, as part of UK Black History Month.

19 Oct 2020
Chelsea Foundation

International Day of the Girl: Standing up for girls’ rights

Chelsea FC Women continue their Women’s Super League title defence against Manchester City at Kingsmeadow today – and the players will be defending girls’ rights off the pitch with global children’s charity, Plan International.

11 Oct 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Chelsea Champions launch mental health toolkit

The Chelsea Foundation’s Chelsea Champions team have launched a Mental Health Toolkit in collaboration with the Mental Health Foundation.

10 Oct 2020
Chelsea Foundation

CARNEY SUPPORTS PLAN INTERNATIONAL'S LISTEN TO GIRLS CAMPAIGN

Ahead of International Day of the Girl on Sunday, former Chelsea FC Women captain Karen Carney speaks about how she was subjected to online abuse during her playing career and what social media platforms can do to tackle the issue.

08 Oct 2020
Chelsea Foundation

NEW HORIZONS FOR FOUNDATION’S UNIVERSITY GRADUATES

The first group of students on our Chelsea Foundation degree programmes, in partnership with St Mary’s University, recently graduated with more than 60 per cent of students receiving ‘Good Honours’.

23 Sep 2020
Chelsea Foundation

AZPILICUETA AND BRIGHT AWARDED PFA COMMUNITY CHAMPIONS

Cesar Azpilicueta and Millie Bright have been awarded PFA Community Champions trophies in recognition of their support of the Chelsea Foundation.

17 Sep 2020
Chelsea Foundation

FOUNDATION AND CADBURY JOIN FORCES FOR SPECIAL EDGE OF THE BOX CLUB

Chelsea Foundation recently teamed up with new club partner Cadbury to deliver a special Edge of the Box Club.

09 Sep 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Chelsea shirts up for auction

Chelsea Foundation have joined forces with Matchwornshirt.com to raise funds for our projects across the UK and internationally.

12 Aug 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Chelsea Foundation continues support to RAF Museum by adopting Lancaster bomber

The Chelsea Foundation has today announced its adoption of the RAF Museum Avro Lancaster, one of thirteen aircraft available for adoption in the Royal Air Force Museum’s new Adopt an Artefact programme.

05 Aug 2020
Chelsea Foundation

WALKING FOOTBALL COACH STARS ON BBC ONE SHOW

The Covid-19 pandemic brought about the suspension of Chelsea Foundation walking football sessions, but that didn’t stop walking football coordinator Mark Blythe bringing our male and female groups together during this unprecedented time.

31 Jul 2020
Chelsea Foundation

FOUNDATION STUDENTS CELEBRATE ST MARY’S SUCCESS

The first student cohort from the Chelsea FC Foundation Football Coaching and Development Degree programme (BSc) with St Mary's University have recently received their final results.

17 Jul 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Chelsea support urgent global coronavirus appeal

Chelsea FC is supporting an urgent coronavirus appeal from Plan International and the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) to help protect the world's most vulnerable children from this deadly virus.

14 Jul 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Foundation's group calls invaluable for walking football participants

The Covid-19 pandemic brought about the suspension of Chelsea Foundation walking football sessions, but the Foundation found a new and invaluable way to engage with our participants during this time.

08 Jul 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Blundell Inspires Female College Academy Players

Chelsea FC Women’s defender Hannah Blundell recently joined Chelsea Foundation College Academy players for a Q&A session to discuss her pathway through a Chelsea Foundation college system, life during lockdown and what keeps her motivated to achieve more success.

07 Jul 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Foundation and Plan International come together for World Refugee Day

Today is World Refugee Day and this week the Chelsea Foundation joined forces with our global charity partner Plan International to help raise awareness of the situation of refugees throughout the world.

20 Jun 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Coaching in the Community returns

The Chelsea Foundation is delighted to announce our coaches are once again coaching in the community, in line with Football Association and Government guidelines.

16 Jun 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Chapman joins St Mary's equality and diversity webinar

Katie Chapman recently joined current and future students on our Chelsea FC Foundation Degree programme for a virtual webinar based around equality and diversity in football.

11 Jun 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Chapman surprises young female footballers

St John’s Walham School were set to represent the Chelsea Foundation at this year’s Premier League Primary Stars Finals after they were crowned winners of our female qualifying tournament earlier this year.

08 Jun 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Foundation hosts Virtual Disability Showcase

The end of May would usually see hundreds of young people and adults with varying disabilities come together at Stamford Bridge and our Cobham training ground for the Chelsea Foundation’s Disability Showcase.

02 Jun 2020
Chelsea Foundation

Foundation's Continued Support for Earls Court Youth Club

The Chelsea Foundation has been supporting Earls Court Youth Club (ECYC) for more than five years but in the past two months that relationship has taken on even more importance in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 2020