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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Chelsea Foundation Raffles Returns

The Chelsea Foundation Raffles will return this weekend with the money raised providing help and support to affected communities during the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond.

28 May 2020
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Cesar Azpilicueta joined the Chelsea Foundation and children of key workers from Sulivan Primary School this week for a virtual classroom session to discuss the importance of mental health and staying active.

22 May 2020
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Virtual Soccer Schools are back!

Following the success of our Virtual Easter Soccer Schools, the Chelsea Foundation are delighted to be offering a new and improved version during the traditional May half-term.

21 May 2020
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Chelsea FC Women’s players Drew Spence and Hannah Blundell recently joined the Chelsea Foundation Podcast to help inspire and motivate participants on our Kicks programme.

19 May 2020
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Chelsea launch activity for Mental Health Awareness Week with support from Cesar Azpilicueta

The Chelsea Foundation will this week begin providing exercise packs and education workbooks to schools in support of Mental Health Awareness Week.

18 May 2020
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Foundaton launch Disability Home Activities Programme

The Chelsea Foundation has implemented a unique Home Activities Programme to ensure our pan-disability players remain engaged and active during the current coronavirus pandemic.

17 May 2020
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Edge of the Box Club goes online

The Chelsea Foundation joined forces with Google to deliver our first online Edge of the Box Club.

14 May 2020
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Millie Bright surprised participants on the Chelsea Foundation Player Pathway Programme by joining one of the weekly online sessions...

07 May 2020
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With Mental Health Awareness week taking place in May, the Chelsea Foundation will today begin a month of activity to help raise awareness about taking care of our emotional wellbeing and resilience during the Covid-19 pandemic.

01 May 2020