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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.

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26/03/2024 - Inclusion

INCLUSION | Rotherham United Football Club and Rotherham United Community Trust to launch new project for fans, supported by the Premier League

RUCT is launching a new project, supported by the Premier League Fans Fund. The Premier League Fans Fund provides grants to support football clubs at all levels of the game to strengthen connections between them, their fans, and local communities. The fund supports a range of fan-focused and fan-led projects, helping to foster a sense… Continue reading INCLUSION | Rotherham United Football Club and Rotherham United Community Trust to launch new project for fans, supported by the Premier League

25/03/2024 - Uncategorized

RUCT | Rotherham United Community Trust Joins Forces with Shiloh – Making a Difference Together

Shiloh Rotherham is a charity that offers support to adults who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. We provide person centred wrap-around services both at our day centre and via outreach services in the community. All donations received go towards resourcing our frontline services which include: housing advice, education & training, support for health… Continue reading RUCT | Rotherham United Community Trust Joins Forces with Shiloh – Making a Difference Together

21/03/2024 - Community

RUCT | Pedalling for a Purpose: Family Embarks on Tour de Autism to Support National Autistic Society, Cycling Through Local Yorkshire Stadiums

Last week, RUCT met with two inspirational men who set them selves a remarkable challenge all in aim of fundraising for the National Autistic Society. Robert Campbell, has become an avid supporter for the National Autistic Society after his 4 year old son was diagnosed with autism a the start of 2023. Since the diagnosis… Continue reading RUCT | Pedalling for a Purpose: Family Embarks on Tour de Autism to Support National Autistic Society, Cycling Through Local Yorkshire Stadiums

16/03/2024 - Match Day Programme

RUFC v Huddersfield

International Women’s Day 2024Last week, RUCT hosted their very own International Women’s Day event in partnership with Voluntary Action Rotherham. The event was a huge success and saw over 100 women from businesses and organisations across Rotherham attend.The theme for the event was “Self-love”, so as part of the day women could part-take in meditation,… Continue reading RUFC v Huddersfield

15/03/2024 - More Than Football

MORE THAN FOOTBALL | Rotherham United Community Trust Hosts Inaugural Iftar Event at AESSEAL New York Stadium

On Thursday the 14th of March 2024, Rotherham United Community Trust proudly hosted their first ever Iftar event at the AESSEAL New York Stadium where they welcomed nearly 300 people. The event, organised in collaboration with Moving Rotherham, marked a significant milestone in the trust’s commitment to embracing diversity and promoting understanding among different cultures.… Continue reading MORE THAN FOOTBALL | Rotherham United Community Trust Hosts Inaugural Iftar Event at AESSEAL New York Stadium

11/03/2024 - Participation

PARTICIPATION | World Book Day 2024!

On Thursday the 7th of March 2024, schools across the UK and Ireland celebrated World Book Day. This is an annual event in Primary Schools, where pupils are encouraged to dress up as their favourite book character with the aim to inspire them to read for pleasure. This year Rotherham United Community Trust (RUCT) joined… Continue reading PARTICIPATION | World Book Day 2024!

08/03/2024 - Education

EDUCATION | Match Day Report – RUFC Women U19 v Doncaster Rovers

It was a tough home fixture for Rotherham United Women’s U19’s as they suffer a 4-0 defeat to local rivals Doncaster Rovers. The action got underway and immediately the Doncaster attack displayed their class, with the number 9 showing quick feet and winning an early free kick. The set piece was taken, and Doncaster had… Continue reading EDUCATION | Match Day Report – RUFC Women U19 v Doncaster Rovers

06/03/2024 - Football Development

FOOTBALL DEVELOPMENT | Rotherham United and Dinnington Town Forge Grassroots Partnership

Rotherham United and Dinnington Town are thrilled to announce an exciting new grassroots partnership, marking a significant milestone in local football development.  This collaboration is set to usher in a new era of opportunity for Dinnington Town players and other aspiring young footballers in Rotherham. Rotherham United, a club deeply committed to nurturing football talent… Continue reading FOOTBALL DEVELOPMENT | Rotherham United and Dinnington Town Forge Grassroots Partnership

06/03/2024 - Participation

PARTICIPATION | Premier League Primary Stars Maths & English Stadium Day!

Rotherham United Community Trust hosted their first ever Premier League Primary Stars Maths & English Stadium Day on Tuesday 5th March 2024. Over 250 pupils from Rotherham Primary Schools took part in 9 innovative workshops utilising all spaces around the stadium to test and develop Maths and English skills. This included manager mode maths activities… Continue reading PARTICIPATION | Premier League Primary Stars Maths & English Stadium Day!

04/03/2024 - Education

EDUCATION | Match Day Report – RUFC Shadows v UFCA

Well-worked set pieces see the Millers pick up an away win against UFCA. Rotherham Shadow Academy travelled to UFCA for a league clash on Wednesday with confidence high, due to the team’s 3-0 win earlier in the season. Conditions were wet and cold, adding extra challenge to the fixture. Action commenced and within minutes, Rotherham… Continue reading EDUCATION | Match Day Report – RUFC Shadows v UFCA