Youth Sport Trust
Creating a brighter future for all children and young people through the power of sport

The Youth Sport Trust is an independent UK children’s charity dedicated to ensuring that every child enjoys the life-changing benefits that come from play and sport. Since 1995 we have been pioneering new ways of using sport to improve children’s wellbeing and give them a brighter future.

Its work aims to ensure that every child – regardless of age, gender, background or ability – has the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle and access to high quality PE and school sport. We passionately believe this is crucial to tackling some of the biggest challenges facing today’s generation of children and young people.

In 2016/17 YST worked with more than 750,000 young people and over 20,000 schools. More information about be found in YST’s annual impact report.

YST’s international arm, Youth Sport Trust International, works in some of the poorest areas of the world, tackling poverty, inequality and conflict to bring about effective and sustainable change. It also works closely with partners in Europe and other developed nations. All of its work seeks to address the United Nations' Global Goals for Sustainable Development.

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