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A further insight into Primary Goals…

Back in November 2016, Football in the Community’s Media Officer, Gemma Burman, visited Nethergate School to observe a Primary Goals session. She said about the experience: “It was great experience getting to see the children respond so positively to a FITC project. All the children were engaged and participating in the session on “Rules”. By [...]
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Don Masson asks for your votes!

I am writing to ask for your help with a very important project at Notts County FC Football in the Community (FITC) whose ongoing community work I am proud to support. I was surprised to find out they deliver a project in primary schools that focuses on childhood development relating to confidence, self-esteem, concentration, teamwork [...]
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Are you going to the FITC Charity Ball?

Following the success of 2016’s event, tickets are now on sale for Notts County FC Football in the Community’s (FITC) third Charity Ball, which takes place on Saturday 17th June 2017 at the East Midlands Conference Centre. Each year, FITC uses the event to raise its profile, celebrate its life-changing work and raise much-needed funding [...]
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Twenty One Knights of Notts March on Meadow Lane

January 14th hosted two important events for Notts fans: the first local derby against Mansfield Town with their new Owner and Manager in place and of course Football in the Community’s sponsored walk from Mill to Meadow. Twenty one walkers were driven to Mansfield at 5.45am before starting their walk back to Meadow Lane where [...]
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Two local homeless charities benefit from Nottingham’s first CEO Sleepout

Nottingham-based homeless charities The Friary and Emmanuel House’s Winter Shelter were the two chosen beneficiaries of the 2016 Nottingham CEO Sleepout.  CEO’s from the two charities headed down to Meadow Lane to collect cheques this week and were delighted to receive over £6,500 each which will make a very positive difference to both charities and […]

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Reward for top fundraising CEO

On-Call Recruitment Managing Director Adrian Rawden yesterday visited Meadow Lane to receive his, kindly donated, PlayerLayer hoodie as a reward for fundraising the most money during October’s first Nottingham CEO Sleepout.  Adrian raised a fantastic total of £3,053 which will support FITC’s community projects as a well as local homeless charities The Friary and Emmanuel House.  […]

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Business Academies team take honours in FITC Corporate football tournament

After a number of close matches, Mansfield-based Business Academies team managed by Steve Fallon ran out FITC Corporate Cup winners for 2016 taking the Champions League trophy. Twelve teams registered for the event held on Friday 7th October at PlayFootball in Arnold, with teams representing FITC and Notts County Football Club in attendance. Other businesses included [...]
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