Head of Community
Colchester United Football in the Community (CUFITC) is the official charity partner of Colchester United Football Club.
We aim to get our community engaged in the wide range of activities we offer and in turn lead active and healthier life styles through our four main strands of delivery Sports Participation, Education, Health and Inclusion, and Facility Development.
Currently delivering our services to 7,500 people over 450 hours of provision each week, CUFITC impacts people positively using the power of sport we play a key role in our local community.
‘’To enrich the lives of the people within the communities we operate through physical education and the brand of Colchester United’’
Aims and Objectives
• To promote sport and learning to the wider community.
• To place Colchester United FC at the heart of the community by increasing sports participation and engagement with the Club.
• To help grow the supporter base of Colchester United through positive brand representation.
• To champion health and wellbeing throughout the operational region.
Meet Our Staff
Details of our staff and the Colchester United Football in the Community trustees can be found below.
For a full list of our staff, take a look at our organisational staff chart.
Colchester United top scorer Sammie Szmodics was the star guest at a special football camp held at the JobServe Community Stadium on Thursday.
Colchester United's Premier League Kicks programme is to expand further - and to offer free football sessions in Walton-on-the-Naze.
Colchester United midfielder Louis Dunne has been chosen as the club's PFA Community Champion for the 2018/19 campaign.
Premier League Primary Stars uses the appeal of the Premier League and professional football clubs to inspire children to learn, be active and develop important life skills.
Colchester United are helping to spread the word on female football with our Premier League Girls programme.
Colchester United Football in the Community teamed up with Hope Not Hate to deliver this inclusive project in 2016.