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    Top Cat Alfie meets hero Mannone

    Vito surprises luekaemia-battling youngster

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      Shotton Hall to make Impact at Premier League finals

      Youngsters heading to London for Enterprise Challenge

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        Young Black Cats ready to rock the Bridge

        School teams to represent SAFC at Premier League Tournament finals

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          Foundation hosts veterans careers event

          Charity teams up with Forces Resettlement Partnership

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            Stadium to host football scouting course

            Foundation teams up with International Professional Scouting Organisation

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              Community in safe hands with Outreach Centre

              SAFC star visits Millennium Centre of Light

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                Sunderland AFC celebrates World Book Day

                Foundation hosts primary schools at special event

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                  FREE Premier League book giveaway

                  Sign up for Primary Stars and receive a book box

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                    Scholarship recruiting for new season

                    Achieve your goals on the pitch and in the classroom

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                      Calling all aspiring coaches

                      Achieve your goals on the pitch and in the classroom

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                        FA Talent Day announced

                        Foundation and Durham FA host Talent Identification event

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                          Foundation launches Girls Scholarship

                          Represent Sunderland AFC and gain qualifications

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                            Sky is the limit for North East pupils

                            Youngsters push design skills to the limit with Paper Planes challenge

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                              Foundation helps keep families safe online

                              Charity teams up with Barclays Digital Eagles

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                                SAFC legend supports our local kids

                                Pupils pupils show off football skills

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                                  Alan takes on new challenge

                                  Pupils pupils show off football skills

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                                    Mark and Ian named Premier League Kicks Heroes

                                    Foundation duo nominated to receive accolade

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                                      Foundation Statement

                                      Northumbria Police and Operation Tide

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                                        Sunderland RTC to hold open training session

                                        Foundation to showcase elite football opportunities

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                                          Represent SAFC in Premier League action

                                          Foundation calls on teams to defend schools crown

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                                            Foundation and Esh Group extend partnership

                                            Youngsters build their career skills and online appearance

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                                              Beacon wins funding boost

                                              North East to benefit from Sport England grant

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                                                A word from our CEO

                                                Lesley Spuhler OBE

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                                                  SAFC Boost to Sunderland Families

                                                  Salvation Army campaign successful

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                                                    A red and white Christmas in Cape Verde

                                                    Nos Kaza praise Sunderland fans' generosity

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                                                      Mackem bewk raises thousands for Foundation

                                                      Families to benefit from best-selling dictionary

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                                                        Shotton Hall to represent Sunderland AFC

                                                        Team EHCL progress in Enterprise Challenge

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                                                          Funding boost for Beacon of Light

                                                          Sir James Knott donation will help build a brighter future

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                                                            Black Cats back Sunderland gift appeal

                                                            Stars support Wearside families in need

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                                                              TESCO BANK JUNIOR PLAYERS KICKS OFF IN NORTH EAST

                                                              Stars launch community sports programme

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                                                                ABCO-Anderson Beverage Company put fizz into Scholarship

                                                                Soft drink suppliers back Foundation Scholars

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                                                                  Foundation hosts first regional UV tournament

                                                                  Youngsters light up girls football

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                                                                    United Carlton back Foundation for brighter future

                                                                    Golfers step back in time for annual fundraiser

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                                                                      Architect George Clarke lights up Beacon event

                                                                      Trustee praises 'box of dreams'

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                                                                        School holds football day for pupil

                                                                        Foundation supports fundraising event Alfie

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                                                                          Foundation coaches head to Ireland

                                                                          Charity supports Fit for Football Festival

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                                                                            Sleep Out at Stadium of Light

                                                                            Fans urged to support youth homelessness

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                                                                              Airport extends pioneering football charity partnership

                                                                              Fundraising success for Foundations

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                                                                                Business chief joins Foundation

                                                                                Gavin Slark named charity Ambassador

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                                                                                  Girls star in Foundation Tournament

                                                                                  Charity celebrates Girls Football Week

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                                                                                    Foundation nets Rose Award

                                                                                    Charity honoured for exceptional contribution to grassroots netball

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                                                                                      Beacon School appoints Chair of Governors

                                                                                      Professor Peter Fidler leads new board

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                                                                                        Talent Club seeks sponsors

                                                                                        Opportunities to support elite female football development

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                                                                                          Green Light for Beacon construction

                                                                                          Foundation Trustees approve site development

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                                                                                            Sunderland's Top Model Returns

                                                                                            Foundation to benefit from Wearside's leading model search

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                                                                                              Port of Tyne supports football and business initiative

                                                                                              Pupils see unity advertising campaign brought to life

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                                                                                                Foundation programme scoops regional award

                                                                                                Ministry of Food honoured at Festival of Learning

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                                                                                                  Foundation partners with Shildon AFC

                                                                                                  SAFC Football Scholarship launches in County Durham

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                                                                                                    BEACON SCHOOL DELIGHTED TO BE OVERSUBSCRIBED

                                                                                                    Sunderland's newest school is full

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                                                                                                      Lee Kicks into volunteering

                                                                                                      Durham resident inspiring local youngsters

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                                                                                                        Foundation links grassroots football to pro Academies

                                                                                                        Foundation links grassroots football to pro Academies

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                                                                                                          Youngsters 'keep on trucking' with enterprise competition

                                                                                                          Pupils showcase business and design skills

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                                                                                                            CEO honoured at Palace

                                                                                                            Lesley Spuhler receives OBE for services to charities

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                                                                                                              Walkers set to catch them all

                                                                                                              Join Foundation of Light for a Pokemon hunt

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                                                                                                                Charities team up for football-themed race day

                                                                                                                Foundations kick of new season at Newcastle Races

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                                                                                                                  Families celebrate achievements

                                                                                                                  Family Learners graduate at Stadium of Light

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                                                                                                                    Foundation coaches on tour

                                                                                                                    Holiday courses heading to Berwick, Kirkby Stephen and Richmond

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                                                                                                                      Primary Pupils Impress in Business Challenge

                                                                                                                      Mortimer Community College hosts Enterprise event

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                                                                                                                        Lambton Run 2016 results

                                                                                                                        Hundreds take on popular running event

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                                                                                                                          Schools champions meet football heroes

                                                                                                                          SAFC Ladies honour Premier League winners

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                                                                                                                            Atlantic to Mediterranean ride raises £70,000 for Foundation

                                                                                                                            Cyclists complete 300-mile charity challenge

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                                                                                                                              Grafton Group CEO back on the road for charity

                                                                                                                              Grafton Group CEO hits the road for charity

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                                                                                                                                Jamie Oliver brings Food Revolution to Sunderland

                                                                                                                                First Ministry of Food Kitchen to be open in Beacon of Light

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                                                                                                                                  Kitwave One sign up for Cycle Challenge

                                                                                                                                  North East wholesaler back international fundraiser

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                                                                                                                                    Foundation helps youngsters to cup success

                                                                                                                                    South Tyneside round off season with trophy win

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                                                                                                                                      Santander Skydivers raise thousands for charity

                                                                                                                                      Foundation benefits from team's daring plunge

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                                                                                                                                        Sunderland teams take Premier League honours

                                                                                                                                        Local schools star at Goodison Park

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                                                                                                                                          Foundation backs food campaign

                                                                                                                                          Join Foundation of Light for the Food Revolution

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                                                                                                                                            Open day celebration for Stanley Football Centre

                                                                                                                                            Community welcomes state-of-the-art facility

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                                                                                                                                              Black Cats ace backs coaching initiative

                                                                                                                                              Partnership will develop next generation of coaches

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                                                                                                                                                Local schools represent Black Cats at national competition

                                                                                                                                                Young Black Cats on road to Goodison Park

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                                                                                                                                                  Foundation opens new centre

                                                                                                                                                  Washington residents benefit from lottery grant

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                                                                                                                                                    Get 'Back in the Game' with new partnership

                                                                                                                                                    Foundation and DurhamWorks team up to tackle youth unemployment

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                                                                                                                                                      SAFC fans' memorial campaign raises thousands

                                                                                                                                                      Mark Laws completes emotional three-year fundraising journey

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                                                                                                                                                        Volunteer Coaches wanted

                                                                                                                                                        Community Clubs recruiting for 2016-17 season

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                                                                                                                                                          Girls Open Trials

                                                                                                                                                          Regional Talent Club opportunities for 2016-17 season

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                                                                                                                                                            Foundation holiday sports are 'TOPS' of the league

                                                                                                                                                            Leading stationery suppliers become Innovation Partner

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                                                                                                                                                              Free Girls Ultraviolet Football Festival

                                                                                                                                                              Foundation lights the way for North East girls football

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                                                                                                                                                                Goals project praises Foundation's work

                                                                                                                                                                Foundation shines light on learning disabilities group

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                                                                                                                                                                  Tier 1 award for Centre of Excellence

                                                                                                                                                                  Sunderland & Gateshead Girls' Centre of Excellence named among best in the country

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                                                                                                                                                                    French connection supports charity cycle challenge

                                                                                                                                                                    Kaboul and M'Vila hail Foundation fundraising event

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                                                                                                                                                                      Arriva backing Beacon to get people into work

                                                                                                                                                                      North East company helps improve employment opportunities

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                                                                                                                                                                        Foundation honours Top Scorers

                                                                                                                                                                        Inspirational learners recognised at glittering ceremony

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                                                                                                                                                                          Foundation supporter receives Royal appointment

                                                                                                                                                                          John Mowbray OBE becomes High Sheriff of Tyne and Wear

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                                                                                                                                                                            Boxing for the Brave

                                                                                                                                                                            Veterans gearing up for charity night

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                                                                                                                                                                              London calling for Caroline

                                                                                                                                                                              Foundation Coach taking on marathon for Centre of Excellence

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                                                                                                                                                                                Wearside 'bewk' raises thousands for Foundation

                                                                                                                                                                                Charity benefits from Mackem Dictionary

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                                                                                                                                                                                  Young coaches graduate into higher education

                                                                                                                                                                                  Unique programme develops sports coaches of the future

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                                                                                                                                                                                    Saddle Up with Marco

                                                                                                                                                                                    Join SAFC legend for an epic cycle challenge

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                                                                                                                                                                                      Foundations get on their bikes for charity

                                                                                                                                                                                      Airport Indoor Cycle Challenge Flies Off with Easter Getaway

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                                                                                                                                                                                        Innovation partner sparks employability in North East

                                                                                                                                                                                        Spark Response helps jobseekers get Back in the Game

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                                                                                                                                                                                          BOOK NOW FOR 'EGG-CITING' HOLIDAY COURSES

                                                                                                                                                                                          It's all going on this Easter!

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                                                                                                                                                                                            Families celebrate at SOL

                                                                                                                                                                                            Graduations honour learners' achievements

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                                                                                                                                                                                              Students 'Building Bridges' in classroom

                                                                                                                                                                                              St Wilfrid's tackle football rivalry

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                                                                                                                                                                                                Foundation helps kick-start kids' reading

                                                                                                                                                                                                Stadium hosts Reading Stars storytelling event

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                                                                                                                                                                                                  Watmore named Reading Star

                                                                                                                                                                                                  SAFC forward supports Premier League programme

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                                                                                                                                                                                                    ABCO-ANDERSON BEVERAGE CO LTD renew community sponsorship

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Leading soft drink suppliers extend partnership into second season

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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Foundation statement

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Foundation acted early and decisively on safeguarding

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                                                                                                                                                                                                        Samson and Delilah on tour

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mascots join Sunderland and Durham pupils in celebrating World Book Day

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                                                                                                                                                                                                          Foundation to host Schools Conference

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Showcase event will highlight charity's programmes

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                                                                                                                                                                                                            Foundation honours Wearside mother

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Joanne Watson to be special guest at charity event

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                                                                                                                                                                                                              SAFC Charity Hosts Supporters Event With Arca

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Julio Arca to appear at South Shields networking event

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                STEPS STAR JOINS GLAMOROUS LADIES AFTERNOON TEA EVENT

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Faye Tozer-Smith joins guests at Foundation fundraiser

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Save on Wearside 10k Runs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Take advantage of EXCLUSIVE Foundation offer

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Foundation launches scholarship programme

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    New opportunities for aspiring professional footballers

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Building Bridges Through Football

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Foundations hold Derby fixture as part of community programme

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                        February Half-Term Fun!

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Holiday activities for kids aged 2-14 years

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Foundation and SAFC stars highlighted in PFA Evaluation

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Annual report celebrates community achievements

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Team Northumbria inspire Wildcats

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Netball Superleague stars lead coaching session

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                              British Engines backs stars of the future

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Global manufacturer sponsors Centre of Excellence

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Foundation re-launches grassroots programme

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Educate and develop your coaches, players and parents

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Girls excel at Futsal

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Youngsters take part in sport festival

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Public challenged to step up at SOL

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Stadium hosts new fundraising event

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      New Year, New Challenge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Run, jump, cycle and climb into 2016

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Beacon receives funding boost

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Iconic project benefits from Premier League and FA fund

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Sunderland and Arsenal team up for Football ‘Therapy’

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Learning Difficulties players face Gunners in friendly match

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Station Taxis gives Grand in Your Hand a lift

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Wearside firm picks up match-day lottery sponsorship

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Foundation Carols Help Spread Christmas Cheer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              North East children help Newcastle Airport passengers get into the festive spirit

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Pupils swap school for Stadium

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                St Wilfrid's win inaugural business challenge

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Port of Tyne supports unity in football initiative

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Student entrepreneurs breaking down local barriers

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Foundation thanks supporters at Glass Centre

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Donors help celebrate 'fantastic year' for charity

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      12 Days of Christmas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Text to WIN an Exclusive SAFC prize every day!

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        livin and Foundation extend partnership

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Durham families to benefit from community programmes

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Donor Drinks 2015

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Celebrate with Foundation of Light

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Win a luxury Christmas Hamper

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Support your local charity

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Skydive for Foundation of Light

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sign up for once in a lifetime experience

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Learning Curve Group supports Sleep Out North East

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Further education specialists help highlight homelessness

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Foundation appoints Free School Principal

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Denise Taylor thrilled by 'Opportunity of a lifetime'

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lambton Run results

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Annual running event more popular then ever

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Foundation benefits from Mackem Dictionary

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Proceeds of new book will change North East lives

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Veterans coach American youngsters

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Foundation graduates provide sporting opportunities to orphaned children

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Foundation supports Fitness through Football

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Coaches deliver Irish training camp

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Celebration for Improving Futures

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Project offers Wearside families a brighter future

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              DERBY RIVALS REACHING COMMUNITY GOALS WITH NEWCASTLE AIRPORT

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Derby rivals reaching community goals with Newcastle Airport

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Public challenged to step up at SoL

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Stadium hosts new fundraising event

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Foundation chief named region's charity leader

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Lesley Spuhler scoops prestigious award

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Leading entrepreneur visits the North East

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lady Mone OBE impressed by Foundation of Light programme

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Port of Tyne announces Foundation partnerships

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Rival fans put differences aside to learn business skills

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Match day to remember for Wearside Families

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        New charity making a positive difference to local communities

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Foundation helps youngsters get 'Back on Track'

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Study programme now recruiting

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Green Light For Beacon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Planning approval secured for iconic development

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Holler backs North East sport

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Worldwide fashion brand supports Foundation programme

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Spooky Half-Term Sporting Fun

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Halloween-themed activities this October

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Brown backs youth homelessness Sleep Out

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Defender launches Stadium fundraising event

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kids 1st place with Little Dribblers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    North East nursery sponsors Early Years programme

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      CROOK BUSINESS BREAKFAST

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SAFC charity hosts breakfast event to help Crook businesses

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Footballers support Airport Great North Runners

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Rivals team up to take on half-marathon

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          SAFC Ladies inspire promising footballers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Stars attend Foundation coaching sessions

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Girls excel on European stage

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Girls Centre of Excellence take part in Estonian Premier Cup

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Race Day raises £19,000

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Football-themed event boosts local charities

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Beacon fundraising exceeds £10m

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Foundation delight at reaching milestone

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Wearside Youngsters Making Moves Through Sport

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Disability Holiday Club a huge success

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Meet the Lady Black Cats

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SAFC Ladies stars to inspire next generation at coaching session

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Holler in time for Race Day

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Worldwide brand supports local charities

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Free Employment Course Kicks Off In Durham

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Get Back in the Game with Foundation of Light

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          FREE Summer Football

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Foundation Coaching Sessions in Sunderland North

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Little Dribblers Holiday Club

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Keep your little ones entertained this summer

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              New season of Matchday Experiences

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Enjoy a footballing day to remember

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Foundation's Summer Sports

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Holiday Programme hits record number of participants

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Football Academy Open to School Leavers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Opportunity to represent Sunderland AFC and gain qualifications

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Charities team up for Race Day

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Foundations kick off new season at Newcastle Racecourse

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Families celebrate achievements with Foundation

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Families celebrate achievements with Foundation

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        International Cycle Challange raises £90,000

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Over 50 cyclists complete 320-mile Ride of Remembrance

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Caterpillar backs Foundation partnership

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Caterpillar Head backs Foundation partnership

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Girls' Tournament Building Bridges in North East

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Girls Tournament Building Bridges Between Fans

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Enterprising event for Youngsters at SoL

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Primary School youngsters enjoy business skills event

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Olympic Hero Backs Foundation

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Steve Cram 'immensely proud' to be involved with charity

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Foundation coaches in demand

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  International experts delivering sports camps at home and beyond

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Academy hosts annual charity tournament

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Teams compete in annual Mears Group Competition

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Foundation announce Summer Open Trials

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Does your child dream of playing for Sunderland AFC?

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        UNW light the way forward for Beacon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Leading accountants to develop exciting business plan

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Foundation of Light thanks fans

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Supporters raise over £1,000 for community projects

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Back in the Game scoops national award

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Employability programme named Project of the Year

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Foundation supports Men's Health Week

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Campaign challenges men to improve health and wellbeing

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Grafton Group CEO saddles up for cycle challenge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Gavin Slark sets sights on £100k fundraising total

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Last call for Lambton Run

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Guarantee your place at the starting line

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Foundations team up for cycle challenge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Charity partners take on Newcastle Airport's 80km ride

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      OSE European back in the saddle for charity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Logistics specialists on board for Ride of Remembrance

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Improving Futures Funding Boost

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ground-breaking project extended to 2017

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Foundation Fives 2015

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Academy of Light to host charity football tournament

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Join Foundation for Fixtures Breakfast

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Special event to kick off new season

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Foundation African Kit Appeal

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Charity supports Nos Kaza homeless youth project

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Foundations Royal Visit

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Lord Lieutenant attends anniversary celebrations

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Homeless FA at Farringdon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Homeless footballers deliver sports festival to local students

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    FREE Adult Literacy Course

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Improve Your Reading And Writing Skills

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Pupils set for Premier League tournament

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sunderland schools to represent Black Cats at national finals

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Five Years at Lambton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Running event celebrates birthday

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Coaches' Clinic Weekender

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Learn from the country's leading youth educators

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Foundation project receives funding boost

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Families to benefit from lottery grant

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Race Day under starters' orders

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Football-themed event supports local charities

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Foundation backs food campaign

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Food Revolution Day 2015

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Boost for North East Disability Sport

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Arc Wealth support Foundation programmes

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Legend leads Team Foundation

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Gabbiadini calls on support for Ride of Remembrance

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Partnership reaches milestone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thousands benefit from community link-up

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Win with Foundation and Benfield

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Exclusive SAFC prize and MOT offer up for grabs

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bumper year for Foundation

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Yearbook highlights 2014 achievements

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Foundation are Top of the Class

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Matchday Experiences proving a hit with schools

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Nutrition X Boost Lambton Run

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Nutrition specialists sign up for charity event

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Kick start into Sport with BTEC

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Free sports programme for adults

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Get 'Back in the Game'

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Employability course recruiting in Chester-le-Street

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Day to remember for Rapids FC

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    USA team thrilled by Foundation Matchday Experience

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      On your marks for charity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Entries now open for Lambton 10k & 3k fun run

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Girls' Open Trials

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Centre of Excellence opportunities for 2015-16 season

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Eric's 80km challenge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Epic fundraising effort for charity partners

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Foundations Building Bridges

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Youngsters tackle rivalry ahead of Derby fixture

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Foundation learners honoured

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Winners are Top Scorers

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Beacon planning submitted

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Foundation extends partnership

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Boost for Spanish soccer camp

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Players to reward 'Top Scorers'

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Learners to be honoured at awards ceremony

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Black Cats' Stories Celebration

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Supporters' tales show love of football

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Foundation launch new website

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Huge step in charity's Digital Strategy

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Players launch donation scheme

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Airport staff encouraged to support charity partners

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Beacon will be 'catalyst for change'

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sunderland MP backs empowering project

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Youngster's are trucks ahead with business

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Innovative design is 'Fit for Future'

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Foundation launch new sport initiative

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Volunteering opportunities for teenagers

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  On your marks for Sunderland Communities

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Deadline approaching for Sunderland Runs

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Kick Start

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    New initiative helps South Tyneside Teenagers 'Kick Start' their career

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Easter Football Fun

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      7th - 17th April 2015

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Show Your Colours

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Wear your pride!

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Open Trials Return

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Popular course returns this Easter

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Pupils take part in Niall's Miles

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Valley Road Primary School supports Health Initiative

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Premier Day out with Foundation

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Matchday Experiences to remember



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