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STREET SOCCER TO HOLD KENT SLEEPOUT AT PRIESTFIELD!

STREET SOCCER FOUNDATION TO HOST FIRST EVER SLEEPOUT AT GILLINGHAM FC The nationally acclaimed charitable organisation, The Street Soccer Foundation, has today announced it is to host its first ever #SLEEPOUT in Kent later this summer, at the home of Gillingham FC, Priestfield Stadium. The Foundation is calling on all business leaders, community leaders, owner/managers…

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KENT-BASED STREET SOCCER FOUNDATION MAKES NATIONAL FINAL FOR HOUSEBUILDER’S £200,000 PRIZE

February 2018 KENT-BASED STREET SOCCER FOUNDATION MAKES NATIONAL FINAL FOR HOUSEBUILDER’S £200,000 PRIZE Kent residents are being urged to get behind a local charity which supports vulnerable young people to help it win £200,000 in a national competition established by a leading housebuilder. Persimmon Homes launched its Healthy Communities scheme last May, with the aim…

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LATEST GILLS STREET SOCCER ACADEMY SUCCESS

December 2017 The latest Street Soccer Academy group of young people from Kent & Medway have now successfully graduated the Street Soccer development course. Run in partnership in the County with Football League side, Gillingham FC, the Street Soccer Academy is a 10-week personal development programme for young people aged 18-24 who are currently out…

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A Christmas Card Donation from Gullands!

4 December 2017 Gullands Solicitors in Maidstone, a well-established law firm, has chosen The Street Soccer Foundation this Christmas as its local charity to make a donation to. We are delighted to announce the wonderful support shown, with a cheque for £750. It was at a recent Breakfast meeting hosted at the K Sports complex…

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Street Soccer Academy graduate secures job at Barnet FC

8 November 2017 Michael King (21), of Gillingham, has now secured a full-time role at Barnet FC, following his recent graduation from the (Kent & Medway) Street Soccer Academy. Sponsored by Kent firm FM Conway, the Street Soccer course incorporates football coaching, employability training, and pathway progression. Run over 10 consecutive weeks, the personal development…

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Meet The Employer

Charitable organisation, The Street Soccer Foundation, with its Kent & Medway Street Soccer Academy, is dedicated to helping support and develop young people in the local community across the County who are currently experiencing homelessness or at a severe risk of such.  On Monday 13th November 2017, Street Soccer is hosting an opportunity for local employers…

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The Street Soccer Business Club

The Street Soccer Business Club: Free Networking Breakfast Event at K Sports, Cobdown 8am – 9.30am on Wednesday 27 September 2017 The Street Soccer Foundation is delighted to announce it is holding its first Street Soccer Business Club networking breakfast event for the Kent and Medway region. Our Foundation is about Changing Lives through Football.…

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STREET SOCCER RETURNS TO KENT

STREET SOCCER RETURNS TO KENT ** Register now for the next Street Soccer taster day on September 6, 2017 at K Sports. Following two successful cohorts last season, the Kent and Medway Street Soccer programme is returning this autumn to support more disadvantaged young people across the county. The Street Soccer programme is a free 12-week…

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Continued Success for the Street Soccer programme

1 May 2017 Continued success for the Street Soccer programme The Gills Street Soccer programme is continuing to succeed in supporting young people in the local area who are experiencing homelessness or unemployment. Running in Kent since September 2016, the 12-week Street Soccer programme incorporates football coaching, education, and mind-set training, developing core life and…

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“It’s Amazing, Brilliant and Outstanding… I love the Street Soccer Programme”

The second Gillingham FC Street Soccer programme, currently being run in partnership between the Community Trust and the Street Soccer Foundation, has just passed the halfway mark. The programme is working to support and develop young people in Medway and across Kent, who are currently experiencing homelessness and/or unemployment. “We achieved solid outcomes from our…

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