• Club Coaches Get FFIT

    Coaches from a variety of SPFL Clubs spent 2 days in Tynecastle learning how to coach Football Fans in Training Effectively It has been a busy week for 14 of our community coaches who underwent training in preparation for our Football Fans in Training programme running in at 27 clubs this football season.  Over a…
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  • Stay Safe with Saints

    St Mirren and some of their football talent have joined forces with Police Scotland to support a new initiative aimed at supporting the most vulnerable people in society.     The Buddies manager, Gary Teale, and the current SPFL young player of the month, Stephen Mallan, were all within Greenhill Road to launch the latest…
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  • FFIT Works

    Football Fans in Training is going into its 4th year and to celebrate we wanted to share an inspiring story with you. Football Fans in Training has had an amazing impact on the lives of all who have taken part. This is a story about your everyday football fan who and his motivation to change…
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  • Time for fans to leave the stands

    Motherwell FC urges all fans to show their support this year, and not just from the stands. The Fir Park side are currently recruiting for their next intake for the Football Fans in Training (FFIT) programme which is funded by The Scottish Government and ran in partnership with The SPFL Trust. FFIT is a 12-week…
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  • The Blue Brazil lose an Orangutan

    Cowdenbeath get FFIT The latest Cowdenbeath Football Fans in Training (FFIT) team have successfully completed the programme together losing a combined weight of 51Kg (that’s the same weight as a fully grown orangutan!) All of the participants have successfully reduced their Body Mass Index (B.M.I) and together managed to reduce their cumulative waistline by 87.5cms…
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  • Albion Rovers Hit The High Notes

    Albion Rovers hitting all the right notes with their new anthem As the Wee Rovers are set to double the capacity of their stadium, Community Manager Patrick Rolink hopes that a new club anthem will also help to create a new buzz around Cliftonhill. The new anthem will be  created thanks to a link-up with…
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  • Partick Thistle Make a Difference

    Partick Thistle Community Trust’s SCORE Programme has been a huge success! 19 participants took part in the SCORE Programme which started in July 2014. 15 people finished the course and moved onto further employment, education or more training.  7 achieved a first aid at work qualification, 8 gained an SVQ Employability Award and a further…
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  • Heart Warming Fundrasing!

    The Big Hearts Foundation announces unique fundraising initiative in partnership with fans group Sinky for Hearts.   The official charity of Hearts FC has teamed up with the group who will be donating £20 for every goal scored by Hearts FC with all the proceeds going to Big Hearts so far, the total donated stands…
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  • Positive Goals for Single Parents

    Greenock Morton Community Trust launches new employability project for single parents in Inverclyde! Positive Goals is a project designed to support single parents, providing them with the opportunity to gain key employability skills, knowledge and also gain vocational certification relating to the local labour market – an asset to have in today’s job market. This…
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  • Livingston Youth Foundation launch new Reminiscence Programme!

     Livingston Reminiscence Programme The programme has been designed to support adults who have Dementia. The LYF programme involves participants in a number of gentle sporting and football related activities, specifically suited to their individual abilities.  The programme will span eight months in total. LYF are hoping to utilise the powerful tool of reminiscing as a…
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