Aberdeen FC Community Trust (AFCCT), Partner Charity to Aberdeen Football Club, was established in March 2014 with the vision “to provide support and opportunity to change lives for the better”.

The award-winning Aberdeen Football Club Community Trust works with people of all ages and backgrounds to maximise the potential of our communities and to improve their physical and mental wellbeing.

The Trust focuses on how we can inspire and empower, particularly the next generation, through education and positive destinations; football, health and wellbeing.

Our work aligns to a local, national and international frameworks aimed at reducing poverty and inequality whilst working to improve health, wellbeing and education.  We believe in the power of partnership and work with other organisations and agencies to further our impact in the community

The Trust’s impact has been recognised at the highest levels, including the UEFA Best Professional Football Club in the Community (2019) Award and Queens Award (2019).

AFCCT is a registered Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO), Scottish Charity No. SC044720.

Our Strategy 2020-2025

Our Strategy 2020-2025

Our mission is to provide support and opportunity to change lives for the better.  Our work focusses on two key themes:

  • Education and positive destinations
  • Football, health and wellbeing

We aim to:

  • Recognise that people are our community’s greatest asset
  • Inspire & empower the next generation of young people
  • Activate & energise participation & support
  • Develop strong partnerships to create opportunities for all
  • Provide a “first in class” football environment for the region
  • Create a sustainable business environment
Health and Wellbeing

Our Impact

Our Impact Reports demonstrate how, with your support, we are improving lives and providing opportunity across the North-East of Scotland.

AFCCT Reports and Financial Statements