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.

Wednesday 22nd May 2024
Anthony Gordon named PFA Community Champion for Newcastle United Foundation charity work

Anthony Gordon has been named Newcastle United’s Professional Footballers’ Association Community Champion 2023/24, recognising his positive engagement supporting North East families in need.

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Tuesday 14th May 2024
Newcastle United's Anthony Gordon supports Foundation team at NUCASTLE pantry

Newcastle United’s Anthony Gordon visited a local community pantry last week to support a dedicated team of volunteers from Newcastle United Foundation who are helping to place food on the table for families facing financial challenges.

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Monday 13th May 2024
Magpies meet students in Newcastle United Foundation's esports room

The next generation of digital experts have been showing off their skills to Newcastle United’s Sandro Tonali and Mark Gillespie in Newcastle United Foundation’s high-tech Harrison Foundation esports room.

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