A great afternoon’s football was played at our 6th One In A Million Celeb/AM Charity Football Tournament at 5aLive, Bradford, on Friday 26th January 2018. The afternoon saw 15 organisations compete in a fantastic spirit to support OIAM’s work amongst disadvantaged children & young people in Bradford.
This years tournament saw our Celeb team comprising of; BBC Radio’s Gareth Jones, Simon Ramsden, Wayne Jacobs, Jamie Lawrence, BCWFC Charlotte Stuart, Andy Gary and Andy Kiwomya, competing against a stellar line up of local organisations; AWB Charlesworth, Barclays, Bermar Building, BHP Chartered Accountants, Blacks Solicitors, The Broadway, LCF Law, Naylor Wintersgill, Patchett Joinery Ltd (x2), Peace Studies FC, RFM Group, TL Dallas and University of Bradford.
Following a competitive round of group matches, followed by a Quarter Final, Semi Final and Final, congratulations to overall winners The OIAM Celeb Team, 2nd place University of Bradford (pictured above) and 3rd place Barclays Bradford (pictured below).
“A great opportunity to play competitive football in a fun environment, meet other local organisations whilst supporting a great local charity, a win-win all around!!” Daniel Ponting, Business Manager. Barclays Bradford.
“Thank you OIAM for a well organised and slick football tournament. Well done, it was great fun”. Chris Allen, Managing Partner Blacks Solicitors LLP.
Thank you to everyone who took part and help make the tournament a resounding success whilst raising an incredible £4,370 during the afternoon to support our charities work. We would like to extend a special thank you to Barclays Bradford for donating £1,000 through their ‘Community Match Funding Scheme’.
We would also like to thank 5aLive Indoor Football Centre in Bradford for being great hosts and contributing to the event’s success.