European Social Fund

8th November 2019
Our ESF Programme aims to address the needs of local young people in Richmond and Kingston, between the ages of 16-19, who are not currently in education, employment of training (NEET). Harlequins Foundation staff work with each individual to develop a personalised education programme that can include a range of...

Harlequins Foundation pilots the sport value bank (SportVB)

6th November 2019
The Harlequins Foundation, the independent charity of Premiership Rugby club Harlequins, has revealed details of SportVB, an online Social Value Bank which enables sports organisations to accurately assess, record and value the impact of their community activity. The launch of SportVB comes at a time when an increasing number of...

Join the Team

30th October 2019
Last year The Harlequins Foundation announced a partnership with Movember, with the aim to help men to live happier, healthier and longer lives. We have come together to deliver Ahead of the Game, one of Movember’s most successful mental health projects, which aims to improve youth mental health through organised...

The Foundation invite you to our Christmas Imagination Café

24th October 2019
The Harlequins Foundation, the Dementia Care Centre at the University of West London and CW+ (the charity of West Middlesex University Hospital) would like to invite you to our special Christmas Imagination Café. The Imagination Café is a free, pop-up community event featuring music, art activities, rugby memorabilia show and...

Harlequins Foundation team up with Met Police Task Force on Project Rugby

24th October 2019
This season the Harlequins Foundation have teamed up with the Metropolitan Police Task Force as part of the Premiership Rugby programme ‘Project Rugby’, a Gallagher UK sponsored initiative designed to grow participation rates among underrepresented community groups. Over 500 typically disadvantaged young people aged 14-16 have taken part in the...

Harlequins Foundation Celebrates Annual HITZ Awards

24th October 2019
The Harlequins Foundation celebrate a successful evening at the annual HITZ Awards at the BT Centre. The HITZ Programme aims to use the core values of rugby to enhance young people’s lives and employability skills which underpin success in education and work. It uses the values of the Game to...

The Harlequins Foundation Pilots Premiership Rugby National Citizens Services

14th October 2019
The Harlequins Foundation pilots Premierships Rugby National Citizen Services. This October The Harlequins Foundation will continue to support young people to increase their confidence and develop essential skills for work and life by delivering the first programme of Premierships Rugby’s pilot of the National Citizen Service (NCS). NCS is a...

Foundation partners with Movember for a second year

10th October 2019
The Harlequins Foundation is delighted to be partnered with Movember for a second year. Movember is committed to making it ‘the norm’ for men to be talking about their health. Together we want men to step forward and understand that taking action for, and talking about their health, isn’t a...