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At RUCT, community is our core, and through this page, we invite you to explore our journey of positive impact. Our articles and blog posts cover a wide array of topics, all aligned with our mission to enhance the lives of individuals and groups across the borough.

Join us in celebrating the power of collaboration, as we work hand in hand with our valued partners to foster a thriving, proud, and inclusive Rotherham.

04/05/2024 - Match Day Programme

RUFC v Cardiff City F.C.

As we get ready to kick-off the last match of the 23/24 season, RUCT would like to thank everyone who has supported us this season. Whether you have donated to our match day partners, got involved in the FanZone, or just shared any of our social media posts – thank you! The Mayor’s Charities 2023-2024… Continue reading RUFC v Cardiff City F.C.

01/05/2024 - Participation

PARTICIPATION | Super Movers for Every Body: BBC Children’s and Education, Premier League and ParalympicsGB join forces to provide schools with inclusive PE equipment and resources

BBC Children’s and Education, the Premier League and ParalympicsGB have come together to launch Super Movers for Every Body, using the inspiration of top-flight football and talented athletes to engage disabled children and those with special educational needs in sport and physical activity. Currently 1.5 million children in England have special educational needs or are… Continue reading PARTICIPATION | Super Movers for Every Body: BBC Children’s and Education, Premier League and ParalympicsGB join forces to provide schools with inclusive PE equipment and resources

23/04/2024 - Uncategorized

RUCT | SHOW BOWEL CANCER THE RED CARD THIS FOOTBALL SHIRT FRIDAY

Wear your favourite football shirt and join celebrities in raising money for life-saving cancer research Football Shirt Friday enters a new season on 26 April, when football fans and celebrities come together to tackle bowel cancer in memory of Bobby Moore, the legendary World-Cup winning England football captain, who died of the disease 31 years… Continue reading RUCT | SHOW BOWEL CANCER THE RED CARD THIS FOOTBALL SHIRT FRIDAY

19/04/2024 - Match Day Programme

RUFC v Birmingham City

Rotherham United Nominated for EFL Green Club Award Rotherham United are incredibly proud to have been named as the winners of the EFL Green Club Award for the 2023/24 campaign at the EFL Awards in London on Sunday the 14th of April. We have made great progress in our mission to make Rotherham United a… Continue reading RUFC v Birmingham City

15/04/2024 - Uncategorized

RUCT | Rotherham United Community Trust Joins Forces with The Albion Foundation for Baggies Cycle Challenge 2024

On Monday the 8th of April, Rotherham United Community Trust welcomed The Albion Foundation to the AESSEAL New York Stadium and they embarked upon their ‘Baggies Cycle Challenge’ 2024. Every year The Albion Foundation cycle from one stadium within the same league as their team, West Bromwich Albion, back to The Hawthorns stadium. This year,… Continue reading RUCT | Rotherham United Community Trust Joins Forces with The Albion Foundation for Baggies Cycle Challenge 2024

12/04/2024 - Community

RUCT | Miller Bear’s Easter Disco: A Heart-warming Event at the New York Stadium with Fostering Rotherham

The AESSEAL New York Stadium echoed with laughter in the recent Easter holidays as Rotherham United Community Trust, in collaboration with club partner Fostering Rotherham, hosted the much-anticipated Miller Bear’s Easter Disco. This heartwarming event brought together families from across the community for an evening of fun-filled activities, an opportunity to meet some of the… Continue reading RUCT | Miller Bear’s Easter Disco: A Heart-warming Event at the New York Stadium with Fostering Rotherham

11/04/2024 - Inclusion

INCLUSION | Midnight Ramadan League 2024 comes to an end!

Last week the Inclusion and More Than Football department at Rotherham United Community Trust concluded their Midnight Ramadan League for 2024. They were joined by ITV reporter Arif Ahmed, who covered the event highlighting how the league is open to people from all backgrounds and has been praised for bringing the community together. Quotes from… Continue reading INCLUSION | Midnight Ramadan League 2024 comes to an end!

09/04/2024 - More Than Football

MORE THAN FOOTBALL | Powerchair Football Launch Event Success!

Rotherham United Community Trust’s More Than Football department celebrated a landmark moment with the successful launch of their Powerchair Football provision at Rotherham Leisure Centre on Saturday the 6th of April. The event gathered widespread support, with over 50 attendees on the day, including representatives from the Sheffield & Hallamshire FA and the Wheelchair Football… Continue reading MORE THAN FOOTBALL | Powerchair Football Launch Event Success!

09/04/2024 - Inclusion

INCLUSION | Being an Ally with Ollie Rathbone

As the 2023/24 football season comes to an end Anthony Bayou, RUCT’s Inclusion Manager, met with Rotherham United F.C. first team player and former captain Ollie Rathbone to discuss what it means to be an ally. In the world of football, camaraderie and teamwork are fundamental to success on the pitch. But beyond scoring goals… Continue reading INCLUSION | Being an Ally with Ollie Rathbone

09/04/2024 - Holiday Camps

HOLIDAY CAMPS | RUCT are pleased to be delivering Kellogg’s Football Camps this Summer!

We have been supporting our local community with holiday camps for many years and this year, teaming up with one of the UK’s most popular cereal brands, Kellogg’s, will make the summer holiday camps bigger and more exciting than ever! The Kellogg’s Football Camps are the best way for boys and girls to enjoy their… Continue reading HOLIDAY CAMPS | RUCT are pleased to be delivering Kellogg’s Football Camps this Summer!