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Owls support Safer Internet Day 2017

Wednesday shot-stoppers Joe Wildsmith and Cameron Dawson have shown their support for Safer Internet Day 2017, which ran throughout Tuesday 7 February. The Owls duo were joined by pupils from Hillsborough Primary School and young players from the academy to back the campaign. Safer Internet Day is celebrated globally in February each year to promote [...]

Thursday, 9 February, 2017|Participation|

Owls back blood donation

The Owls were proud to support NHS Blood and Transplant’s blood donor campaign at Monday’s Championship game against Wolves. The players donned special t-shirts before the match to show their backing for this most worthwhile of initiatives. Throughout January, NHS Blood and Transplant are asking the nation to consider that what you give could be [...]

Thursday, 5 January, 2017|Health|

A Blue and White Christmas!

What a day!! Following on from the successes of #BlueandWhiteChristmasDay last year, the Owls spread their wings once again on Wednesday as part of a unique Yultide occasion. This time around, in the biggest designated day of its kind in the club’s history, the players, staff, head coach and chairman went further afield visiting no [...]

Wednesday, 7 December, 2016|Participation|

Walk on!

Wednesdayite David Staley completed a 90-mile walk from the Sheffield Cathedral to Bridlington last month to raise money for the Archer Project, an initiative that helps homeless people. Setting off on Friday 11 November and finishing in the afternoon of Saturday 12 November, David completed his challenge and smashed his donation target of £500, currently [...]

Monday, 5 December, 2016|Participation|

Mission Christmas!

Sheffield Wednesday are supporting Cash for Kids in their Christmas initiative to help disadvantaged children. The charity has launched its Mission Christmas project, giving the public the chance to donate presents at designated drop-off points. The Owls Megastore is one of the drop-off points and will be available to take gifts throughout the week, including [...]

Friday, 2 December, 2016|Participation|

Fans wanted for Hillsborough charity match!

The last few places of a special charity match are available and fans are being encouraged to sign up for the exclusive chance to play at Hillsborough alongside Owls legends John Sheridan and Chris Waddle. The match, ‘the FA(ke) cup’, is scheduled to take place on Sunday 4 September at 1pm, will see Wednesday fans [...]

Wednesday, 24 August, 2016|Participation|

WATCH: Serving the community

The Sheffield Wednesday Community Programme is the Football Club’s charitable arm and is established to support the development of cohesive communities around South Yorkshire and to seek to increase engagement, training provision and support amongst its residents working across four key themes; participation, social inclusion, health and well-being and education. The club’s Community Programme is [...]

Wednesday, 8 June, 2016|Participation|

Owls take over the park for another year!

The club’s annual fun day Owls in the Park is back, with a raft of activities, entertainment and attractions for the Sheffield Wednesday family to enjoy. Owls in the Park 2016 will take place at Hillsborough Park on Sunday 17 July. For the first time in the event’s four-year history, Owls in the Park will [...]

Tuesday, 7 June, 2016|Participation|

Challenge Complete!

North Stand Season Ticket holder Chris Heeley, together with fellow Owls Peter Lee, Matt Lister, Liam Middleton and Steve Prowse, has successfully completed the London to Amsterdam cycle challenge for the benefit of Prostate Cancer UK – the official charity partner of the Football League. The group were boosted by the presence of former Wednesday [...]

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