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  • Hallam FM launches the Cash for Kids Appeal

    To support local families coping with the effects of Coronavirus, a small act of kindness that can make a huge difference to families in South Yorkshire In response to the impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on local communities, Hallam FM Cash for Kids is today launching an urgent new appeal to help those families in South…

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  • Coronavirus Update

    In light of the EFL announcement regarding the postponement of all Sky Bet Football League fixtures until 3rd April 2020, this will also have an impact on proceedings at Reds in the Community.  As a result, all programmes and activities on-site at Oakwell will be suspended until 3rd April. This action, which will be kept…

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  • EFL Day Of Action 2020!

    Participants of Reds in the Community’s weekly mental health group were treated to a professional coaching session delivered by Barnsley Football Club Academy Coaches Rob Watson and Keith Briggs as part of the EFL Day of Action 2020. Every football league club and their Community Trust across the country used the day to celebrate the…

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  • EFL Day of Action to celebrate impact of clubs in their communities!

    Reds in the Community and Barnsley FC will come together with other EFL Clubs on Tuesday 10 March to highlight the positive impact football has in changing people’s lives and the work taking place to tackle some of society’s biggest issues. Across the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two, events will be held…

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  • Congratulations Jacob!

    Jacob Brown has been nominated as the Reds ‘EFL Player in the Community’ sponsored by the PFA 2019-20 as part of the Football League Annual Awards. This category aims to recognise, highlight and reward the effort, work and commitment by individual players who go that extra mile away from the football pitch to support initiatives…

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  • Kick It Out | Reporting Methods

    Reds in the Community and Barnsley FC are proud to support Kick It Out, football’s equality and inclusion organisation who are calling on the collective force of the game to ‘Call Full Time On Hate.’ Discrimination of any kind has no place in football and everyone should be able to enjoy the beautiful game. For…

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  • Reds help tackle increasing numbers of railway risk takers

    The EFL Trust has, today, launched a new partnership with Network Rail and the British Transport Police (BTP) to help tackle the increasing number of people risking their lives on the railway. Reds in the Community and Barnsley FC are proud to support the You vs. Train project, that will help to educate and raise…

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  • Kieffer Moore Named PFA Community Champion of the Year!

    Reds in the Community are delighted to announce that Kieffer Moore has been named as the PFA Community Champion of the Year for the 2018/19 season! The award recognises players from across the country who have gone the extra mile to champion the charity and community work carried out by football club’s and their charity…

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  • Trustee Interview: Simon Biltcliffe

    Following his appointment to the Reds in the Community Board of Trustees, Simon Biltcliffe has stressed the importance of Barnsley FC supporting the local community. Simon, a season ticket holder at Oakwell having grown up in the town, is a TED speaker and is the CEO of marketing and technology firm Webmart. In November, he…

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  • Message from the CEO

    There’s been some very exciting developments at Reds in the Community in what has been another great year for the charity. Firstly, we have developed the facilities here at Oakwell for our charitable staff, allowing all of our employees to work under the same roof. Before this, we were fragmented around the stadium particularly in…

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