COMMUNITY: O's to host Mental Health Awareness Day at Macclesfield fixture19 October 2017
Leyton Orient Trust is working in partnership with Alzheimer’s Society, Dementia Action Alliance, Fans for Diversity and Kick It Out to host a Mental Health Awareness Day at Leyton Orient Football Club. It will take place on Saturday October 21, at our home game against Macclesfield Town.
COMMUNITY: O's team up East London Schools with Elementary Schools near Dallas, Texas11 October 2017
The Club and Leyton Orient Trust have joined together to introduce a new letters exchange programme between Primary Schools in East London and Elementary Schools in Lovejoy Independent School District in Lucas, Texas, USA.
COMMUNITY: Clark and Dayton visit local school to give inspiration for their writing project9 October 2017
Last month O’s players Michael Clark and James Dayton visited Norlington School in Leyton. They joined Year 7 pupils in their English class to provide inspiration for their story writing projects. The players spoke to the class about their football careers to date, and their time at Leyton Orient. Afterwards the pupils had the opportunity to ask questions, which they will use for ideas to write a short story.
COMMUNITY: New students welcomed to the Club by Assistant Coach3 October 2017
Assistant Coach Ross Embleton was on hand last month to pass on some words of advice to the new cohort of students now embarking on their studies with Leyton Orient Trust (LOT) in unison with Waltham Forest College.
COMMUNITY: Coping Through Football get a Lawless runaround!27 September 2017
Midfielder Alex Lawless took some time recently to visit the award winning mental health project Coping Through Football and led a warm-up before delivering a passing and shooting session on the SCORE centre’s 3G pitch for the enthusiastic participants.
COMMUNITY: Dalby attends gala evening award ceremony26 September 2017
Young professional Sam Dalby had his day extended last week as following on from his double training session in Chigwell he was then a guest of honour at the Norlington Boys School gala evening award ceremony that commenced at 7pm.
COMMUNITY: Leyton Orient Trust to get even more kids moving in East London21 September 2017
Leyton Orient Trust, Ferrero and the EFL Trust are delighted to announce that they are embarking on the second year of their +Sport Move and Learn partnership supporting schools in Waltham Forest, Tower Hamlets, Hackney and Redbridge. The specially designed primary schools programme encourages children to take part in physical activity, while helping them to understand the importance of a balanced diet and an active lifestyle.
COMMUNITY: Junior O’s wave in the National League4 September 2017
Junior O’s fans and Theo’s Gang members’ competition winners from the Club’s Open Day event were the proud pre-match flag bearers and guard of honour at Leyton Orient’s first Saturday home game in the National League.
COMMUNITY: Two for the price of #1 as O's keepers visit soccer school26 August 2017
Orient goalkeepers Charlie Grainger and Sam Sargeant took some time after their recent squad photo shoot to pop over the road from the Matchroom Stadium and into the Score Centre to engage with some of the young people partaking in the Leyton Orient Trust’s summer holiday programme.
COMMUNITY: Leyton Orient Walking Football Club make history23 August 2017
Leyton Orient Walking Football Club members felt honoured and privileged to have been invited to both carry the flags pre-match and take penalties at half time at the historic first National League home game at a revitalised Brisbane Road on Tuesday, August 8 when the O’s entertained Solihull Moors.
COMMUNITY: Launch of new monthly Over 50s Network Event proves huge hit14 August 2017
On Friday, July 28, Leyton Orient Trust and the Waltham Forest Local Area Coordinators invited residents to join them at the Matchroom Stadium for the launch of a series new free networking events for residents over the age of 50.