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Get into Volunteering

Reasons to Volunteer

Grassroots football wouldn’t exist without volunteers - From secretaries and coaches, to line markers and tea makers, local clubs need volunteers to keep running.

There are loads of benefits to volunteering, including:

  • Building your CV
  • Making new friends from all walks of life
  • Working as a team towards a goal
  • Providing more opportunities in the local community
  • Personal development


Pictured are season 2021/22 shortlisted Volunteers of The Year at Grassroots Awards Evening as nominated by their clubs.

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The FA Respect


The FA's Respect programme provides a series of tools for leagues, clubs, coaches, players and parents from grassroots to elite football - to help ensure a safe, positive environment in which to play the game.

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answers to your FREQUENTLY asked questions


There are lots of different roles required to run a football club, from physical roles such as coach, to behind the scenes roles such as secretary.
Contact us for a club near you that may need your help.

Email Shropshire FA

Most volunteering roles in grassroots football clubs can be undertaken with no experience, although some roles do require training and safeguarding checks.

Your perfect role could be waiting for you!

Contact us now:

Email Shropshire FA



01743 362769