News / Inclusion

  • RITC To Support Football Welcomes Initiative

    Reds in the Community is proud to be participating in Amnesty’s Football Welcomes initiative this weekend to celebrate the contribution refugee players make to the beautiful game. From a group of Spanish Civil War child refugees who sailed from Bilbao to safety in Southampton in May 1937 and went on to play for the Saints,…

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  • Volunteers wanted for exciting international football tournament at Oakwell

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for volunteers to contribute to the European Association for Sport and Social Integration (EASI) World Cup at Oakwell. From 11-15 June 2018, England will host the EASI World Cup at Oakwell in partnership with Reds in the Community and you are invited to take part in a unique volunteering experience…

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  • Education side face refugee team in memorable occasion

    The education team faced a side made up of refugees in a what was a memorable occasion at Reds in the Community. Jaber Abdullah created the African Tigers team in 2015 and his amazing work has seen them form two football sides with players from several different countries. Abdullah’s team came from behind to win…

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  • 2017 – Our Year In Numbers

    As 2017 draws to a close, it is time to reflect on the work that Reds in the Community has done throughout the course of the year. Once again, the charity arm of Barnsley Football Club has helped to change the lives of thousands of people living in the Barnsley and Wakefield areas. Through the…

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  • Statement: UV Football

    Due to a shipping and supplier error, tonight’s planned UV Football session at Barnsley Academy has been postponed. Next week’s session will go ahead as planned at the same time. Reds in the Community would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused by this cancellation.

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  • Community Smash Disability Targets!

    Thousands of people across the country with a wide range of disabilities, including participants from Reds in the Community, have benefitted from the first year of the EFL Trusts’ Every Player Counts Disability Football programme. Started in September 2016, Every Player Counts supports the EFL Trust’s aim of increasing sports participation for all. In its…

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  • Reds in the Community launches New Disability Football project

    Disability football in Barnsley has received a major boost following the announcement of more than £1m in grants to EFL club community trusts up and down the country including Reds in the Community. The “Every Player Counts” programme is funded by the Wembley National Stadium Trust (WNST) and administered by the EFL Trust. Reds in…

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  • Refugee Week 2016

    Here at Reds in the Community we are pleased to be involved in the the British Red Cross Refugee week 2016. The week involves a broad range of events across South Yorkshire with workshops, events, and celebrations in Barnsley, Rotherham, Doncaster and Sheffield from Monday 20th June, through to Saturday 25th. On Tuesday 21st June we will…

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  • #Girlscan Multi-sports Camp

    Come and try your hand at lots of different activities including Handball, Dodgeball, Football, Rounders, Cricket and MORE! Also PRIZES to be WON What to bring Drinks Packed lunch Suitable clothing / footwear For dates and to book click HERE For more information please contact us on 01226 211333 alternatively email [email protected]

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  • FA GIRLS’ FOOTBALL WEEK EXPANDS TO TWO EVENTS IN 2016

    This year’s FA Girls’ Football Week will be expanded to two events to further drive female football participation. The first week, which is focused on encouraging primary and secondary schools to put on football sessions for girls, will take place from Monday 25 April.  The second, 10-16th October, will aim at raising participation at higher…

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