Our objectives are


The promotion of community participation in healthy recreation for the benefit of the inhabitants of Gateshead by the provision of facilities for playing football.

The advancement of the sport of football in Gateshead for the public benefit by the provision of (or assistance in the provision of) facilities for participation in the sport of football.

To further or benefit the residents of Gateshead and the neighbourhood, without distinction of sex, sexual orientation, race or of political, religious or other opinions by associating together the said residents and the local authorities, voluntary and other organisations in a common effort to advance education and to provide facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation and leisure time occupation with the objective of improving the conditions of life for the residents.


To promote for the benefit of the inhabitants of Gateshead and the surrounding area the provision of facilities for recreation or other leisure time occupation of individuals who have need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disablement, financial hardship or social and economic circumstances or for the public at large in the interests of social welfare and with the object of improving the condition of life of the said inhabitants.


To provide or assist in the provision of facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation or other leisure time occupation of individuals who have need of such facilities by reason of their youth, age, infirmity or disability, financial hardship or social circumstances with the object of improving their conditions of life.

Our core values include


Diversity & Inclusion

At Gateshead FC Foundation we understand that everyone is different. That's why we are committed to promoting an inclusive environment that supports the growth and development of all people, regardless of their background, age, race or gender. Individual differences are embraced at Gateshead FC Foundation and we have a strong desire to see diversity in all of our work. A diverse organisation is one that reflects our changing society and means that we are well placed to understand the needs of a wide range of people and groups we work with.



We are a strength-based organisation. We support, trust, and empower employees and volunteers to further the shared mission of Gateshead FC Foundation. We are committed to developing the confidence of everyone that we work with to develop individual talents and capabilities.



We work together with all those who care, recognising that more is achieved through cooperation than competition.



We strive to help and improve the communities where we work and live. We are concerned about the environment and promote the use of recyclable products.



We are committed to social justice, full opportunity for everyone is the standard towards which we strive.



We aim to create an environment where everyone is listened to and valued. It means treating everyone in the same considerate way you would like to be treated yourself.


Our policies can be viewed by clicking the links below..