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KitAid Monthly/Annual update Happy New Year

I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and here is wishing everyone a happy, healthy and fulfilling 2022. Despite lockdowns and other Covid related frustrations KitAid has had an amazing 2021 with a record number of kits sent all across the globe. Here are the final end of year figures to enjoy. Total number of kit […]

BCCP – Football Tournament report

KitAid is involved in some diverse projects, but who would have predicted our work could help protect chimpanzees in a Ugandan forest? The following report explains how as well as reporting back on the 18 team tournament we sponsored. BCCP Football Tournament 2021 – Report to KitAid (Dec 2021)

A new member of our exclusive Ambassador Club

KitAid is delighted to announce Hibernian Community Foundation as a new member of our exclusive Ambassador Club. This has followed the wonderful kit donation from the Hibs Girls Academy which was arranged by Lily Dixon and Academy Manager, Joelle Murray. It is great to have Edinburgh represented alongside Airdrie and Stenhousemuir.

New Video Clip

Bisong Football Academy – KitAid Donation This film clip shows the power of donated kit and how it can make a difference in so many ways. The power of football is immense and having a proper kit to participate is just as important.

KitAid Monthly update – November 2021

November was another busy month with some big kit handovers and here are the latest totals Number of items donated in November  =  14,915 Countries  =  Zimbabwe, Kenya, Malawi, Sierra Leone, Ghana and Care4Calais refugees in Slough Total items donated so far in 2021  =  111,548 Total items donated since 1998  =  818,172   Eastern European […]

KitAid Monthly Update – October 2021

October has been another busy month and here are the totals to date Total items donated in October  –  11,903 Total items donated in 2021  –        96,633 Total items donated since 1998  –  803,257 Kit donated to the following countries in October, Liberia, Gambia, Kenya, Uganda, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Cameroon, Nigeria and Malawi. […]

KitAid Monthly Update – September 2021

September was another busy month with some big kit donations.  Here are the latest figures Items of kit donated in September  –  16,005 Items donated so far in 2021  –  84,730 Items donated since 1998  –  791, 354 Kit donated in September to Malawi, Nigeria, Zimbabwe,Swaziland, Zambia, Gambia, and Ethiopia. William Hill campaign The Nationwide […]

William Hill Nationwide Collection

KitAid would like to say a very big thank you to William Hill staff and to the company, for arranging a nationwide UK kit collection at over 1,200 of their High Street shops. The first collection will take place between the 13th and 27th of September, followed by two more in November and then after Christmas. […]

Project update from Sierra Leone

The following project update from our charity partner in Sierra Leone really highlights the value of donated kit. It also shows how football is a release from the very hard lives these children live. Report to KitAid 2021