We are thrilled to announce that AFC Oldham has taken a giant step towards promoting equality and eradicating discrimination by becoming a Kick It Out Equality Chartered Club. Our commitment to this cause aligns with our core values, and we are determined to contribute to the fight against discrimination in football and beyond.
Our Club Chairman’s Dedication:
New Club Chairman Ross Elliott was resolute in ensuring that AFC Oldham achieved the prestigious Kick It Out Equality Charter status once again. This showcases our club’s genuine commitment to fostering an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone feels welcome, respected, and valued.
Joining the Fight:
AFC Oldham stands united with the Kick It Out campaign in their tireless efforts to create a more equitable and inclusive football community. Discrimination has no place in our sport, and we are excited to play our part in driving positive change both on and off the field.
Welfare Officer Paul Steel-Smith’s Contribution:
We want to extend a special mention to our Welfare Officer, Paul Steel-Smith, who played an instrumental role in obtaining the club’s Kick It Out Equality Charter status for the upcoming season. Paul’s dedication to promoting equality, diversity, and fair play within our club has been exceptional, and we are proud to have him as part of our team.
What This Means for AFC Oldham:
Being a Kick It Out Equality Chartered Club signifies that AFC Oldham is committed to fostering a culture of inclusivity and respect. We will continue to work tirelessly to create an environment where discrimination is challenged, diversity is celebrated, and every member of our community is treated with fairness and dignity.
Stay tuned for exciting updates on how we plan to promote equality within AFC Oldham and beyond. Together, we can kick out discrimination and create a brighter future for football!