Bristol Rugby Community Foundation deliver programmes that are proven to change the lives of some of the most disadvantaged young people in our communities.
The charity is 100% self-funding and works with over 10,000 young people each year. The real passion and focus of the Foundation is education and primarily how the values and ethics of rugby union can be used to engage and effectively educate young people.
The Foundation not only show young people the consequences of poor choices in their lives but also the benefits and rewards of making positive and informed choices. Through the power of sport the Foundation aims to inspire every young person it works with, helping them to unlock their potential. The Foundation actively promotes community participation in healthy recreation and physical activity and assists in the advancement of amateur sport.
The charity also helps to provide facilities for sport, recreation, physical activity and other leisure time activity for those young people who need it most. Bristol Rugby Community Foundation has been recognised for its innovative and effective approach by winning eight Parliamentary Awards since May 2008.
The Foundation also run a number of fundraising events including its annual 110 mile charity cycle challenge Break The Cycle - click here to find out more.