Joel Grant Named Ambassador for FIT PILGRIMS

Midfielder Joel Grant has been named ambassador for new wellbeing programme FIT PILGRIMS. Argyle Community Trust and the Football Club are helping fans to tackle their weight, get healthier and be happier by joining FIT FANS, a free 12-week programme at Home Park. Launched this January (2020) at 30 Clubs in England, the EFL Trust’s…

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Torpoint YMCA and Argyle Partnership

Argyle Community Trust and Torpoint YMCA have created a new and exciting partnership that aims to signpost emerging talent into Plymouth Argyle’a player pathway. The Community Trust will run half term courses from YMCA facility throughout the year with their experienced and qualified staff. Working with Torpoint YMCA both bodies want to provide positive footballing…

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Bursaries worth over £38,000 awarded in third round of Mayflower 400 Community Sparks funding

Fifteen different community groups have secured bursaries that will bring their projects to life in the third round of funding from ‘Mayflower 400 Community Sparks’. From music and performance, to exhibitions and events, to murals and mosaics, the projects will benefit from an overall investment of £38,473 from the scheme, which was set up to…

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Become an Argyle FIT FAN

Argyle Community Trust in partnership with the EFL are due to launch an exciting new health and wellbeing programme – FIT PILGRIMS This is a FREE health programme for men and women aged 35-65 who are looking to lose weight, get fitter and lead a more active life. The 12 week programme will be delivered…

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Argyle Ladies Announce new Chair

Plymouth Argyle Ladies are delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Smietanka as the new chair for the ladies. The appointment comes at an exciting time for the ladies with aspirations to continue to develop both on and off the pitch. Chris is a lead lecturer at Marjon and further enhances our partnership with the…

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Every Player Counts at Argyle

EFL Trust fund ability programme for another two years The United Nations’ Day of Persons with Disability (IDPD) will be celebrated worldwide on 3 December 2019. Over the past three years Argyle Community Trust has been successful in using this day to showcase their work on the project that has engaged with over 1,100 participants…

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Our Community Strategy

Argyle Community Trust has been in operation for over 25 years and plays an important role in the communities of Devon and Cornwall. The diverse nature of our work has allowed the Trust to work with thousands of people from across the two counties. This work has ranged from introducing people to sport for the…

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Rainbow Laces – Come Out Active

Argyle Community Trust are delighted to continue their support for Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign to encourage people to ‘Come Out Active’. The 2019 campaign runs from 22 November to 8 December, and is calling on fans, players and governing bodies to visibly show their support for lesbian, gay, bi and trans (LGBT) people in sport.…

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Plymouth Argyle’s Changing Room programme inspiring brighter futures

Mickey McCloskey, who admits he ‘lost 22 years of his life to drug and alcohol abuse’, is using his troubled past to inspire unemployed adults with substance misuse in Plymouth to find work through Argyle Community Trust’s Changing Room programme. Changing Room is one of many programmes that the EFL Trust offers through Department Work…

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Christmas Cracker is Back!

THE famous Christmas Cracker for Argyle Community Trust is back again for this festive season. The Christmas Cracker involves participants playing alongside the Argyle first-team, followed by a meet and greet with the squad where young people can collect autographs, photos and chat to the players. After the football session, children get to enjoy a…

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