Our Themes

Roary the Lion posing with a group of children

Established by Middlesbrough Football Club in 1996, MFC Foundation works in some of the most disadvantaged areas of Teesside, engaging with those who are hard to reach through delivery of inspiring sport, education and health projects.

We deliver our mission through 4 themed areas:

Adam Forshaw plays football with some children with disabilities

Social Inclusion

Engaging some of the most hard to reach people in the community by delivering programmes which inspire and upskill young people and adults, particularly in the most deprived areas on Teesside.

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George Friend cuts a ribbon alongside a group of children to open the brand new Herlingshaw Centre 4G pitch

Sports Participation

Providing sport and physical activity opportunities for young people and adults through delivery in schools and community venues.

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Foundation staff member working with children to stick body part names to a poster of Stewart Downing

Education

Delivering educational courses and workshops to provide qualifications and increase the skills, knowledge and aspirations of young people and adults.

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Four men on the FFIT programme wearing their Middlesbrough shirts

Health

Improving the health and well-being of our local communities through activities which promote healthier lifestyles.

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