As part of EFL Week of Action this week, we welcomed several SAFC stars to the Beacon of Light to learn more about the role of the Foundation and to see our work in action.
The EFL Week of Action is underway, clubs and their partner charities unite to highlight the impact they have on their communities as a collective.
We round up the last month of action at the Foundation of Light, as October 2023 proved to be an action packed month. Within the month, we supported several campaigns, the launch of Sir Bob Murray's autobiography, and hosted player visits.
Sunderland AFC defender Aji Alese joins young competition winners for a Halloween themed baking session at the Beacon of Light. The young SAFC fans won the chance to take part through our 'Heart on your Sleeve' Crowdfunder draws.
Foundation of Light has announced the dates of our local competitions for the Utilita Girls Cup and Kids Cup, and we're now inviting local schools to enter for the chance to represent Sunderland AFC.
A special writing competition is taking place to give budding sports writers the platform to showcase their talents in memory of Lance Hardy, the author of Sir Bob Murray's autobiography.
The latest episode of the Coaches' Coffee Club features FA PE & Coaching in Education Coordinator, Ryan Davies, who joins Jack Gray and Jake Hannah to discuss his journey, current work, and advice for prospective PE teachers and coaches.
Foundation of Light is delighted to announce that cast members from The Sunderland Story will perform a highlights set from their hit show at our Gala Awards Dinner.
Sunderland AFC stars, including Luke O’Nien, Trai Hume, Dan Neil, and Alex Pritchard, tested themselves against our Buzz Challenge to raise awareness of the Foundation of Light's 'Heart on your Sleeve' campaign.