Annual Bucket Collection Surpasses Last Year

Before the match on Saturday, we held our annual bucket collection, one of our key fundraising events. The wet and windy weather was relentless but it did not dampen the spirits of our hardy bunch of volunteers who smiled their way through it for the best part of three hours …

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Conquering Mont Blanc for The Kano Foundation

A little over a year ago, long-time Kano Foundation supporter Jokey Reid contacted our Trustee Tommy to discuss an idea he had about raising money for us. It centred around him and his partner Lorraine climbing Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in Europe at 15,776.7ft. “I didn’t know you were …

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5000th Child ‘Over the Turnstile’

5000th kid badge

This weekend, The Kano Foundation will reach another milestone as we ‘lift’ our 5000th kid over the turnstile to a match at Celtic Park. And it’s all thanks to the continued support and donations we have received from fellow fans since our formation in 2009. One of our main fundraisers, …

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2016 Bucket Collection Meeting Point Arrangements

Bucket Collectors

Thank you to everyone who is giving up their time to help us this Saturday. We will be meeting at 12:30pm at Dalriada Car Park Executive No.1. It’s behind the corner of the North Stand and Lisbon Lions Stand where Dalriada Street meets Janefield Street. The team will be waiting at a …

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Call for Volunteers!

Bucket Collectors

Come and Help at our 2016 Bucket Collection We are looking for bhoys and ghirls of all ages who can spare a few hours before kick-off to help in our annual bucket collection on Saturday 24th September, before the match against Kilmarnock. The fundraiser has become a key event in …

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Celtic v Wolfsburg, 16th July 2016

It was great to be back in Paradise for the friendly against Wolfsburg. We were joined by nearly 80 kids from Ben View Youth Club, Renfrew FC, Rossvale FC and Hamilton Community Partnerships.

Match Report from a Kano Kid

On 2nd April for the match versus Hearts, we were joined by a few children from Dumfries and Galloway Befriending Project, a charity that offers young people experiencing problems at home, school or in the community, the opportunity of extra support and regular positive adult attention. The young people benefit …

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Thanking Paul Larkin for his Fundraising Efforts

Paul Larkin Celtic Shorts

The Kano Foundation prides itself on the steadfast support of those who dig deep to help us achieve our ultimate aim of keeping football free for kids. Some people assist us by coming along to our fundraisers, others by donating via our direct debit scheme and some even literally climb …

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