The Premier League, The FA and Government have all committed funds through the Football Foundation to deliver these plans. But we can't do it alone. We're working with local authorities and partners to turn them into reality and everyone has their part to play. 

'A healthier population live longer, are happier, have better mental health and all of that drives from having world-class community facilities like the one here in Sunderland.’ - Cllr Graeme Miller, Leader of Sunderland City Council

From The Roots Up


This is the story of how investment in grassroots sports facilities is helping transform the nation from the roots up.

Ready to play your part?

Find out how you can help activate projects and improve community sports facilities in your local area.

Transforming lives

The benefits of the football facilities we help to build go far beyond the pitch. They transform communities and change lives for the better. Check out how the impact our funding had in two of the country's biggest cities - Liverpool and Sunderland.