About Us

Sporting Foundation (SF) is a leading, successful, innovative and dynamic organisation which inspires and transforms people’s lives through the power of sport, youth and community engagement. It is one of the biggest community sports organisation in the UK.


The total number of direct and indirect beneficiaries is estimated to be around 5,000 annually


Children, young people, adults, male and female and people of different backgrounds partake in its various activities.


We have more than 35 member teams


Sporting Foundation is an organisation for everybody – “together we are stronger“. SF works with various partners and stakeholders. It takes part in strategic decision making with its member clubs, the Football Association (FA), London Football Association, London Borough of Tower Hamlets (LBTH) football partnership, parks and open spaces and  third sector strategy.
SF has been recognised for its work by LBTH by winning  the third sector excellence award for improving sport and recreation in the borough. SF has a FA charter standard club and academy. It closely works with professional clubs in order to give pathway to professional contracts at the highest level. It works with both private and public sector organisations.


Sporting Foundation engages under -represented groups as part of its widening participation strategy.  Diverse communities, young people not in employment, education or training (NEET) and others are all engaged with on a daily basis. Through its programmes, Sporting Foundation is breaking down barriers which the above groups in particular face.


Engagement to SF means that it does the following as part of its quality assurance- continuously seeking feedback from its stakeholders to enhance its activities: