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Grant Funding Scheme

Supporting The Fair Trade In Football Campaign

Wales Council For Voluntary Action WVCA


"WCVA  support and represent Wales’ third sector. A future where the third sector and volunteering thrive across Wales, improving wellbeing for all.

Supporting The Fair Trade In Football Campaign:


Hub Cymru Africa is a new collaboration bringing together the work of Wales Africa Community Links, Wales for Africa Health Links Network, the Sub Saharan Advisory PanelFair Trade Wales and the Wales International Development Hub.

Hub Cymru Africa is hosted by the Welsh Centre for International Affairs at the Temple of Peace in Cardiff.

Fair Trade Wales is the national organisation for Fair Trade education, policy, procurement, support and campaigning in Wales, the world’s first Fair Trade Nation. 




Providnig Fair Trade In Football Campaign Fairtrade Polo Shirts and Blazer

Koolskools is a dynamic ethical school clothing Company. 

Leading The Way for Ethical School Clothing in the UK. Offering affordable and stylish garments made with Fairtrade cotton, supported by a uniquely ethical approach to our global manufacturing chain.  




Fairtrade is about better prices, decent working conditions, local sustainability, and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers in the developing world.

The Fairtrade Foundation's vision is of a world in which justice and sustainable development are at the heart of trade structures and practices so that everyone, through their work, can maintain a decent and dignified livelihood and develop their full potential.



The Scottish Fair Trade Forum was established in January 2007 by a group of Fair Trade campaigners, Scotland-based non-governmental organisations and the Scottish Government, to promote the cause of Fair Trade in Scotland and, in particular, help secure Fair Trade Nation status for Scotland. 

See Fair Trade In Football Campaign

news prior to 2014 via

Stoke City Community Trust and Kicks : 

Stoke City Community Trust and Premier League Kicks are now buying and using Fairtrade Stitched Footballs in their community tournaments, partnering with the Fair Trade In Football Campaign

Kicks is part of  Stoke City Football Club's Community Trust operate project for disadvantaged young people. 

Join Stoke City Community Trust On Facebook HERE


For more information contact: Stoke City’s Kicks Participation Manager Ben Gibson

D: +44(0) 01782 592130

M: +44(0) 7900 780260




Led by Foundation Manager, Tom Sherratt, the club aims to deliver community projects and schemes in Burslem and at Vale Park. 


Teaming up with local schools, potential sponsors and businesses, the Foundation - which is a registered charity - will target success in four key areas: 


  • School Sports Participation

  • Health and Disability

  • Education

  • Social Inclusion


Engage Communities is a not for profit organisation registered as a Community Interest Company (registration no. 07382290). We are committed to empowering and developing socially excluded and disadvantaged members of communities. Engage Communities provides a specialist Black, Asian & minority ethnic (BAME) service. We work with marginalised and disadvantaged people in order to address some of the most problematic and stigmatised issues facing policy makers, practitioners and communities themselves.


Engage works in partnership with voluntary and statutory services, signposting clients and providing employment, education and training support. We also deliver outreach, mentoring, sports activities and emotional, practical and social support. A theoretical model of community engagement underpins all our work – the principle that communities are at the centre of design, development and delivery of all our projects and services. Our priorities are to tackle health inequalities, promote safer communities and improve social cohesion in the West Midlands area.


StreetGames harnesses the power of sport to create positive change in the lives of disadvantaged young people right across the UK. StreetGames' work helps to make young people and their communities healthier, safer and more successful.

Street Games Stoke - Using Fairtrade Footballs with Stoke City Community Trust 

David Lloyd | StreetGames Officer

Health and Leisure Services | Adult Social Care, Health Integration and Wellbeing

City of Stoke-on-Trent 

Civic Centre   Glebe Street   Stoke-on-Trent   ST4 1HH

t 01782 235030   m 07794342790




Off Side is about a sixteen year old son of a cocoa farmer who is trafficked from Ghana to England, thinking he is going to be a famous footballer.  Read the first chapter here


TOM PALMER'S Fair Play pack


Fair Play teaching pack about Fair trade, football and literacy, based on TOM'S research trip to Ghana to write Foul Play 3 : Offside, is available free to download, FOLLLOW LINKS BELOW:

Whether you're wanting to look stylish, fashionable or you simply want to make ethical choices when buying footwear or sports equipment.  Fair Corp bring groundbreaking ethical products, that

fit a number of lifestyles; always putting people and the planet first in everything that do, and never compromise their ethics.  





Traidcraft plc, our trading company, is one of the leading dedicated fair trade companies in the UK and globally.


We source the UK’s widest range of fair trade foods, beverages, household cleaning, charcoal and rubber products, as well as fair trade crafts and clothing, from fair trade suppliers in more than 30 developing countries. 

Fair Trade Teaching Resources Ready to Download…

 Fair Trade In Football Campaign 

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