Russell Martin Foundation Nominated for Community Hero Award at Sussex Business Awards 2023
The Russell Martin Foundation has proudly emerged as a finalist for the Community Hero Award at the prestigious Sussex Business Awards 2023. This nomination recognises the Foundation's outstanding contributions to the community through various impactful projects.
One of the standout initiatives at RMF is the Extra Time Project. This program focuses on creating opportunities for individuals who struggle in mainstream school. By providing a supportive environment, The Extra Time Project empowers people of all ages and backgrounds to engage in education and put them back on the right track.
The Disability Department at RMF has been instrumental in promoting inclusivity and accessibility in sports. Through tailored programs and initiatives, the Foundation has opened doors for individuals with disabilities to actively participate in football.
RMF's commitment to giving back is further demonstrated by its Free Football for Disadvantaged Children initiative. By removing financial barriers, the Foundation ensured that children, regardless of their economic background, has the opportunity to experience the fun that comes with playing football.
In addition, RMF has taken strides in women's football with its Over 30s Women's Football program. Breaking stereotypes and encouraging women of all ages to pursue their passion for football.
The Sussex Business Awards nomination for the Community Hero Award is a well-deserved recognition of the Russell Martin Foundation's efforts to create positive social change throughout Sussex.