Loading

Add Attendee

Parental consent

Please note we request only parents/legal guardians responsible for the child/children complete all registration forms. Registration forms completed by any other party will not be accepted. This is to ensure that we have the correct consent/information required

You currently do not have any courses in your basket. Click here to view our Courses.

FOUNDATION OF LIGHT
SOCIAL MEDIA

💥 Another industrious morning for our @FoLScholars, putting in the time @BeaconofLight https://t.co/O0PUYl0XnI

😅 As ever, the @FoLScholars are delighted to get a ball to their feet after taskmaster @steviemc225 puts them throu… https://t.co/204zY05jWF

💪 No let-up as our @FoLScholars are back to it @BeaconofLight today... https://t.co/UIc1JGVOxk

😁 You can donate to the Foundation of Light every time you shop online via Amazon Smile, it’s exactly the same as A… https://t.co/6yA5XWrxDT

RT @steviemc225: Excellent to be back training with our @FoLScholars! 35 girls training throughout the day in socially distanced groups of…

😊 Been great to have you back too, Autumn... #MondayMotivation https://t.co/Wxglr3wstz

RT @BeaconofLight: 🤩 Beautiful backdrop as @FoLScholars enjoy their first morning back on the grass... #BeaconOfLight https://t.co/nPLBigr…

✅ First session done ✅ Everyone is still smiling ...see you tomorrow, girls 😁 https://t.co/KoERcbozhw

⚽️ Delighted to get a ball to their feet, in the form of head tennis. Take a bow... https://t.co/EOA9V6q6U1

😅 Strength and conditioning continues in the sunshine... https://t.co/bQB0do2IkY

💪 Our first year @FoLScholars are straight into this morning as @JackGray1997 puts the girls through their paces... https://t.co/H1n9xIyykv

RT @FoLScholars: READY TO KICK OFF THE NEW SEASON We’re back and ready to welcome our new and existing @FoLScholars to the @BeaconofLight

RT @craig_johns: Worth noting these quotes came from the @SAFCFoL's Legends in Lockdown talk-in. They have a JustGiving page for donations…

😔 After being bullied at school, Maia didn't even want to leave the house let alone return to full time education..… https://t.co/hDJaszE9FZ

🚢 #ShowboatSunday Check out Kiera working on double movements to take away from defenders and protect the ball wi… https://t.co/jqeBgM8jJ9

🔜 The deadline for applications for our Girls Football Academy is approaching... ✅ Girls in year 8, 9, 10 and 11 ✅… https://t.co/zgnIuw6o8B

🥅 In between all of this weekend's football action you can squeeze in an #SAFC footy fix with John O'Shea and Wes B… https://t.co/6hJdAI69Z8

🎙️ #SAFC fans and @ManUtd fans alike will enjoy this one, as former defenders John O'Shea and Wes Brown talk derby… https://t.co/Ovnw9trgAx

🤸🏼‍♂️ Something different for FITBLACKCATS this morning with an online yoga session coming your way at 11am... https://t.co/TVUOWdqkAn

SCHOLARS TRAIN AND PLAY IN MALTA

More than 20 of the Foundation of Light’s football scholars will be jetting off to a warmer climate on later this week, to take part in mid-season training camp in Malta.

The trip, supported by Sunderland based company Wearside Fencing, will see second year ladies and first year boys’ futsal scholars train as well as face some tough competition with four games in five days.

Delivered in partnership with South Tyneside College. The Foundation’s pioneering Football Scholarship programme was launched in 2016, with a ladies programme being created the following year and the programme expanding to include futsal in 2019.

The aim of the scholarship programme is to give talented footballers aged 16 to 19 the opportunity to compete at national league level and alongside gaining nationally recognised qualifications through an extensive education programme.

Over the last few years 10 girls have gone onto sign and play for SAFC Ladies, Newcastle United Ladies, Middlesbrough FC Ladies and Chester-le-Street Ladies.

Steve McClarence, Lead Ladies Scholarship Coach said: “We are all really looking forward to the trip to Malta. It is a fantastic opportunity for our students to learn and play in a different environment.

I would like to thank Wearside Fencing for his kind donation. Without the support from companies like this, it would be hard for us to offer the scholars such an amazing opportunity

The Foundation is currently recruiting for scholars for the next academic year, with a number of open evenings planned to include on Thursday 27th February, Thursday 5th March, Thursday 23rd April and Thursday 4th June 6-7.30pm at the Beacon of Light. The open evenings are the perfect opportunity for 2020 school leavers to find out more about the programme, meet the coaching and education team, and discuss their options for the future.

To find out more about the scholarship information evenings or for further information contact steve.mcclarence@foundationoflight.co.uk

Written By Kay James

18 February 2020

Latest Tweet

💥 Another industrious morning for our @FoLScholars, putting in the time @BeaconofLight https://t.co/O0PUYl0XnI


about 1 hour ago
  • Arriva-Logo-2018
  • barclays-thumb
  • catepillar-logo
  • durham-county-council
  • EFL-Partner-Logo
  • fa-logo
  • karbon-logo
  • livin-logo-2018
  • premier-league-logo
  • Springboard-Logo
  • south-tyneside-thumb
  • SAFC_Grey
  • sunderland-thumb
  • Tesco Bank Logo