One of the UK's leading corporate hospitality providers, Eventmasters, staged a series of Silent Auctions at Twickenham during the 2013 RBS 6 Nations Championship, raising funds on behalf of Wooden Spoon, the children's charity of rugby.
The end of 2012 brought with it the end of the first year of Spoon's commitment to the Shropshire Rebels Tag Rugby Club based at the Telford Hornets RFC. Shropshire Rebels, was formed some 5 years ago and provides Tag Rugby coaching for children with special needs and learning difficulties from across Shropshire.
The Newcastle Falcons Community Foundation launched the Wooden Spoon Tag Rugby Programme that will engage with over 400 primary school children with moderate or severe learning difficulties from 30 schools across the region.
Young people aged 16-19 years old across the Bath area who are not in education, employment or training (NEET) are being given a helping hand thanks to the Hitz Bath project, supported by Barclays Spaces for Sports.
The Dynamite Club, run by the Leicester Tigers Community Department and supported by Wooden Spoon, Connexions and TNT has just completed its third and final year of delivery and has exceeded all the expectations of the coaches & staff who have taught the programme at the Aviva Premiership club.
Wooden Spoon, the children's charity of rugby, is working in partnership with Warrington Wolves Foundation, YMCA Training and Goodman (www.goodman.com) to significantly improve the lives of young people aged 16- 19 who are currently not in education, employment or training (NEET) through the TRY HARD Warrington project.