LATEST NEWS FROM GOAL 17
30th May 2019
50 Business leaders join Goal 17 at Anfield for the launch of the IMPACT Programme in Liverpool
Senior community stakeholders from across the North West assembled to hear how they can be part of creating their own Liverpool Success Stories. Whilst we celebrate the football clubs’ epic victory at the weekend, individuals and businesses are encouraged to get involved in this exciting new initiative that aims to bring football, the community and businesses closer together.
10 MAY 2019
exciting new partnership with liverpool fc foundation
The Street Soccer Foundation, Goal 17’s charity arm, were excited to announce a formal partnership with the Liverpool FC Foundation. Our organisations will be working closely together to help support vulnerable young people in the North West
05 APRIL 2019
GOAL 17 PRESENTING ALONGSIDE HARRY REDKNAPP
Co-founder Fran Boorman was invited to present the work of Goal17 to 150 business leaders in Manchester alongside footballing legend and king of the jungle, Harry Redknapp. Sharing the stage with such an epic icon in recognition of the way we are using football to create a social impact. During the evening guests heard about the Goal 17 IMPACT Programme and how corporate companies were developing mentoring skills whilst helping homeless young people.
02 APRIL 2019
gOAL 17 LISTED IN THE natwest se100 index
Since the seeds of an innovative idea launched just over 6 months ago, we are bowled over to discover that Goal 17 has been listed as one of the Top 100 Social Enterprises on the converter NatWest SE100 Index. The work we are doing with corporate clients and Premier League Football Clubs is leading the way for social change.
01 march 2019
Goal 17 Win Big at the National Mentoring Awards
Goal 17 have been recognised as having the number 1 sport mentoring programme in UK, winning at the National Mentoring Awards.
At just 5 months old this is amazing recognition and testament to the unique and impactful business model we have created. It is an award that celebrates an amazing team effort of Goal 17, The Street Soccer Foundation and all our supporters
11 Feb 2019
Winner of Theo Paphitis #SBS Business Awards
Goal17 had been selected from 370,000 entrants to win one of Theo Paphitis' #SBS Business awards. Travel plans altered and within 11 hours we were sitting in front of the man himself!
17 jan 2019
Graduation of the latest cohort of Goal 17 corporate clients and Street Soccer homeless young people
Today saw the graduation of the homeless young people who have successfully completed their Soccer Academy in Partnership with Goal 17 and their Corporate Mentors. It was incredibly inspiring to see how much both the young people and their sponsors had learnt over the 10 week process.