Who we are

Newcastle United Foundation takes our club – Newcastle United – into the community. Using the unrivalled passion for football in our region, we are committed to creating positive change to help everyone achieve their potential.

Annual Review 2019/20

Newcastle United has the power to bring a city and a region together.

Newcastle United Foundation is integral in making that happen. Since 2008, the official charity of Newcastle United has been changing lives for the better, helping people improve their physical and mental health, become more employable, and encouraging them to reach their potential. Read on to see how we have empowered communities to feel hope during a year like no other.

Our Organisation

Newcastle United Foundation is an independent registered charity.

Supported by Newcastle United Football Club, more than 160 permanent and fixed-term staff along with a team of sessional coaches work across dozens of individual programmes deliver from NUCASTLE, Newcastle, Gateshead, North Tyneside, Northumberland, and County Durham. We are multi-award winning - most recently named North East Charity of the Year 2021 and International Sports Community Award winners.

Our Partners

Trusted for more than a decade in the North East.

Our Foundation has earned the respect and support of other community-focused organisations, individuals, public sector organisations, and businesses with a common goal in mind. With continued and invaluable support from Newcastle United Football Club and the Premier League, we work together to change lives.


Proud to offer a range of opportunities to join our team.

We want you to know you can be your best self at Newcastle United Foundation, because we value what makes you unique. Whatever your age, race, sexuality, disability, religion, or gender identity, we recognise and celebrate our differences and provide appropriate equality and diversity training suitable to job roles.


Newcastle United Foundation is committed to safeguarding.

We are committed to being a place where everyone is safe, heard, valued and able to thrive. We will constantly strive to develop excellence in Safeguarding and Welfare through enhanced awareness and continuous learning.

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