People have been supported by the Foundation in the last year


of disability football participants have improved their physicall wellbeing


free Premier League Kicks football sessions for children and teenagers delivered last year

About the Foundation

Newcastle United Foundation is an independent registered charity (Registered Charity Number: 1124896) using the power of football to connect, motivate and inspire people in our region. Through community, education, health and wellbeing, and sports programmes delivered across Newcastle, Northumberland, North Tyneside and Gateshead, we strive to improve physical and mental health, boost learning and career prospects and provide life-changing opportunities for everyone – no matter their goals in life.


NUCASTLE, powered by Newcastle Building Society, is our world-class community hub located just five minutes' walk from St. James' Park. NUCASTLE offers unique opportunities for people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to enjoy sports, leisure, wellbeing and personal development activities in our state-of-the-art centre.

What's on

Newcastle United Foundation provides opportunities for you to enjoy every week, for free, in your area. Find a session that suits you and your goals.

What we do

Newcastle United Foundation provides meaningful opportunities to improve the lives of thousands of children, teenagers, adults, families, and older generations. Through our education, sport, personal development, and wellbeing programmes, we help everyone to be more active, learn new skills and feel happier and healthier.

Latest news

Read up on all the latest news and updates from Newcastle United Foundation and our work in a community near you.

Friday 23rd February 2024
Call for North East business leaders to help tackle homelessness at 10th anniversary CEO Sleepout

Newcastle United Foundation is aiming to inspire hundreds of the region’s business figures to support the 10th anniversary CEO Sleepout fundraiser tackling homelessness and displacement in the region.

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Tuesday 13th February 2024
Ismael Bamba named Community Captain as Premier League launch 'More Than a Game' campaign

Ismael Bamba has been named Newcastle United Foundation’s Community Captain in recognition of his work supporting local communities across the North East.

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Tuesday 06th February 2024
Newcastle United Foundation honour extraordinary community at Celebration Dinner

The inspirational achievements of North East community members connected by Newcastle United have been applauded at Newcastle United Foundation’s Celebration Dinner awards ceremony.

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