Assisted by Jodie Boast, OASST board member and the #HERGAMETOO Accrington Stanley ambassador representative, the Supporters Trust has launched a badge for Stanley supporters of #HERGAMETOO. The campaign aims to combat sexism across all sports and the Trust share this ethos of equality and inclusiveness.
They are available to buy by clicking this link. They will also be on sale in the Accrington Market Hall shop and on matchdays at the Trust tables in Coleys and on the Fanzone
The proceeds will be donated to “Lancashire Women”.
Peter Leatham, Chair of OASST says: “We are delighted to be able support Lancashire Women with a donation of all the proceeds from our #Hergametoo badge sales.
The Trust is pleased to be able to work with a great local charity that is supporting the needs of women in our local community.
We share a common aim for equality and inclusivity for all in our community”
Abi Olde, Fundraising Officer for Lancashire Women, said:
“We are very excited about being chosen to collaborate with Accrington Stanley and Her Game Too, the donations we will receive from the badge sales will help us to support local women. The campaign is a great opportunity to join a locally-driven cause, with a shared ethos of equality for our women. Lancashire Women are focused on fostering a community for the ladies that use our services, and we are proud to welcome Her Game Too into the Lancashire Women Community!”
About Lancashire Women:
We’re a Lancashire-based charity working towards a Lancashire where all women are valued and treated as equals, and feel empowered to transform their lives.
Lancashire Women work from our female-only centres to provide safe, dedicated spaces for women across Lancashire. We bring together a number of services under one roof – all designed to support women who at any one time may be dealing with a range of issues including: social isolation and exclusion, homelessness, poverty, mental ill-health, or offending behaviour.
We’re a friendly face for those who need it and we’re there for women without judgement.
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