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Harlequins Foundation and Project Rugby

20th June 2019
We are delighted to be part of England Rugby and Premiership Rugby Programme – Project Rugby. Project Rugby is designed to increase regular engagement with the game by individuals or communities who are traditionally under-represented within the sport, in particular: · The Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic communities; · Those...

The Foundation Welcomes Danny Leeds to the team

20th June 2019
We are excited to welcome Danny Leeds to The Foundation team. Danny joins us as HITZ Officer, bringing a wealth of experience. Danny has previously worked in primary and secondary education, specialising in special educational needs and working with young people who have social, emotional and mental health difficulties. In...

Nuffield Health – Swap Programme

18th June 2019
This term, young people participating in The Harlequins Foundations HITZ Learning Academy have also been participating in Nuffield Health’s SWAP Programme as part of their enrichment activity. The SWAP Programme, delivered by Nuffield Health’s personal trainers, is a personal health and wellbeing programme designed to empower young people to improve...

The Foundation and Tag Rugby Trust have launched their international partnership

18th June 2019
The Harlequins Foundation and the Tag Rugby Trust (TRT) launched their international partnership to support the delivery of the Female Inspiration Through Rugby programme (FITR). The TRT in Zimbabwe provides positive personal, social and developmental opportunities to young women and girls aged 13-18. The Harlequins Foundation are delivering the same...

The Foundation and Men’s Health Week

10th June 2019
The Men’s Health Week runs 10-16...

Rival Ride 2019 success

30th May 2019
Harlequins supporters and staff complete 200KM trip to Coventry as the second year of Rival Ride raises key funds for Harlequins Foundation. Over Friday 17th and Saturday 18th May riders joined the Harlequins Foundation Team and Club Legends and Players in the second Harlequins Foundation Rival Ride. The 50-strong team,...

Harlequins Foundation hosts the Imagination Cafe at the Stoop

24th May 2019
The Harlequins Foundation was delighted to welcome over 100 people, including the Mayor of Richmond, to the Imagination Café at The Stoop on the 21st May 2019. The Imagination Café is a pop-up installation which has toured the UK during 2018, spreading the word about creative approaches to dementia care, as well as showcasing the artwork of people...

Harlequins Foundation hosts inaugural girls rugby festival at the Stoop

15th May 2019
Quins welcome over 160 pupils from local schools to the home of Harlequins for the club's first standalone girls rugby festival at the Stoop To cap off a hugely successful season for the Harlequins Foundation and their work in growing participation and awareness of women’s and girl’s rugby in their...