BTG partners with churches in the United Kingdom. We then train up volunteers from the churches on how to Bridge the Gap between Church and Football for 18-30’s. Our programme consists of running football community sessions, small focused groups, mentoring sessions, socials and events and Alpha courses.
VISION: A FOOTBALL COMMUNITY BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS DEVELOPING LEADERS AND TRANSFORMING LIVES.
MISSION: We are Bridge the Gap Football. A place that is about building community together, bringing people from different backgrounds, walks of life and coming together with one goal. To play football. We are a programme that Bridges the Gap between Church and Football.
Our main target audience is males between 18-30. Suicide is the most significant cause of death for males under 45 and 1 in 8 men experience mental health difficulties. Our aim is to create communities where men can come into a welcoming environment and feel like they are able to speak about their mental health, addictions and decrease social isolation.