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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  • Take a bow Angus!

    Angus MacDonald has been nominated as the Reds ‘PFA Player in the Community’ 2016 -17 as part of the Football League Annual Awards. The category aims to highlight the efforts of individual players who make the extra effort away from the pitch in supporting community initiatives. Angus has happily volunteered on numerous occasions to support…

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  • February Soccer Camps 2017

    Our Holiday Soccer Camps are back and will be running here at the Oakwell during February half term! Our holiday courses are open to boys and girls of all abilities and give them the opportunity to learn new football skills, improve their techniques through a variety of activities, and most importantly, have loads of fun! Places…

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  • Premier League Kicks

    Reds in the community are happy to announce that we will be running a series of FREE sports sessions funded by the Premier League and Sport England. The sessions will take place at DEARNE ALC and CARLTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE for individuals aged 8 – 19 years aiming to improve your football, sport and personal developments…

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