This website highlights the work of Reds in the Community.

Our website enables you to discover the broad and diverse range of provision offered by Reds in the Community under four key themes; Education, Health, Sports Participation & Social Inclusion.

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Reds in the Community is a registered charity delivering community and charitable activities on behalf of Barnsley Football Club. We use the power of football and Barnsley Football Club to engage and improve the lives of local people. Professional football clubs are at the hearts of their communities, not just geographically but more importantly emotionally. They have a unique connection and draw that enables them to reach further and wider than others. This provides a great opportunity and responsibility to make a difference.

Our Mission:

Using the power of football and Barnsley Football Club we aim to engage and improve the lives of local people through a range of activities and projects within four key themes – Education, Health, Social Inclusion and Sports Participation

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    The Fit Reds Programme is an ‘Award Winning’ 9 – week healthy lifestyle programme delivered in partnership with Person Shaped Support (PSS) and targets overweight and inactive males over the age of 35 years. Using football and Barnsley Football Club as a hook, Fit Reds supports men to make positive lifestyle changes and become more…

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  • Alfie Mawson wins Community Champion Award


    Super Red Alfie Mawson has won the PFA Community Champion Award for 2015/16 season. The Award recognises players who give the most back to their communities away from playing. He has been a shining example of good community work of players and its impacts throughout the season supporting a range of charitable activities.  This not…

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  • Soccer Camps are back for Spring Break !


    Our ever popular Soccer Camps return for theSpring break. Our Soccer Camps are available for Boys and Girls of all abilities aged 5 to 14. All staff are FA qualified & DBS checked. Soccer Camps also provide the opportunity for talented players to progress into Barnsley FC’s Academy. What to bring Drinks Packed lunch Suitable clothing…

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