Monthly Archive for: ‘September, 2016’

Get Set For The Community

Become A ‘Champion School’ With The Olympic Legacy

The Albion Foundation have joined the Get Set for Community Action programme in partnership with the Citizenship Foundation to help continue the Rio 2016 legacy with local schools in the area. We need help from schools to continue the good work already undertaken in the local community and extend the feel good factor following the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic …

Read More
Screen Shot 2016 09 22 At 12.14.01

WBA FC Girls Celebrates Successful Trialist

Following the recent FA Regional Excellence Camp trial, one  West Bromwich Albion (WBA) FC Girls player has been called up to attend the camp. Jessica Hood, from the Under 14 squad coached by Siobhan Hodgetts, impressed the FA scouts enough on the day to earn her place on the Regional Excellence Camp for the Midlands. Jess was one of seven …

Read More

The Albion Foundation In Australia

Albion Foundation Coaches have embarked on a three week trip to Australia as part of The Albion Foundation’s International Programme. Foundation coaches Adrian Dove, Lawrence Roberts and Liam Wall are travelling to the other side of the world to help run camps across Australia as The Foundation continues to engage with young players and coaches all over the world.  Adrian, …

Read More
Screen Shot 2016 09 14 At 11.08.06

Christmas Camps 2016

Our Christmas soccer and Goalkeeper camps will run on Monday 19th December for a special festive day of football! Camps will be available to children of all abilities between the ages of 4-14 years and will run between 10:00am – 3:30pm daily with various competitions for participants to take part in. All participants on the camps will receive 2 x …

Read More
Screen Shot 2016 09 19 At 10.25.09

Press Pass – WBA vs West Ham United

‘Press Pass’ is a partnership between The Albion Foundation and Albion’s Media Team – providing a once in a lifetime opportunity for young writers to report on a Premier League match alongside the professionals! Jake Morris and Ellie Griffiths, both 15, and members of the WBA FC Junior Assembly were the first young reporters selected for ‘Press Pass’ and here’s …

Read More
Screen Shot 2016 09 15 At 10.40.10

Join The Albion Foundation in Kenya in 2017!

“The work you do there lasts a while but the time you spend with the kids lasts a lifetime.” Neil Burns, Volunteer The Albion Foundation is pleased to announce that we have teamed up with African Adventures to once again offer supporters an opportunity of a lifetime, consisting of 10 days working with a variety of different community projects in developing areas …

Read More
Foundation Focus WBA In Worcestershire

Foundation Focus: WBA In Worcestershire

Vision Statement: “The Albion Foundation’s Worcestershire programme provides the best school sport delivery and football coaching in the county, our provision is good value, inclusive and of a high quality. We work with participants/players of all abilities and provide pathways from grassroots to elite football and try to support pathways in other sports. Our coaches are passionate, enthusiastic and quality deliverers …

Read More
Junior Assembly

Press Pass Returns!

Press Pass is an exciting partnership between The Albion Foundation and WBA FC’s Media team.  Approaching its second season, Press Pass enables young, budding reporters to watch home matches from the Press Balcony; rubbing shoulders with professional sports reporters.  After being privy to post match interviews the young writers then have to produce either a creative response detailing their experience …

Read More

WBA Community Player Day – September 2016

Tuesday saw the first West Bromwich Albion Football Club Community Player Day of the 2016/17 season, in which all 24 members of the squad took part in a fun-filled afternoon of activities alongside The Albion Foundation. It was a special afternoon for the West Bromwich Albion Ladies as they filmed a special promotion to launch their sponsorship deal with Maple …

Read More
Screen Shot 2016 09 12 At 13.39.29

The Albion Foundation Returns to “Pass It Forward”

The Albion Foundation has returned to India for the third time this year as part of the Pass It Forward initiative launched by the club earlier this year. The project, run in partnership with the University of Wolverhampton and West Bromwich Albion, sees Foundation Coaches Dave Lawrence and Sam Whitmore joined by two students from the University of Wolverhampton as …

Read More
Page 1 of 212»

For more information on The Albion Foundation and our activities, call us on 0871 271 9840.