The Expats raise £1,000 for Nicholson Memorial Fund

Managing to raise £1,000 for the Nicholson Memorial Fund so far, all the profits from Toby Trotter's illustrated book, The Expats, will go to the Memorial Fund. Read more

Tackling the virus head on in Buenos Aires

In Buenos Aires, Marcos Julianes and his team from Virreyes RC have been supporting their community and helping them tackle the knock on effects of coronavirus. Read more

Memphis Inner City Rugby tackling the virus head on

Over the past month the team at Memphis Inner City Rugby have been working incredibly hard to support those who need it in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. In mid-March, an ‘adapted services plan’ was launched to “redirect organization resources to be the most helpful for our students & families”. Read more

Progress being made on the Atlas Mobile Classroom

Atlas Foundation Mobile Classroom Project Manager Calum Barclay updates us on the latest developments on the bus. Read more

Unsung heroes in unprecedented times

The Jungle Crows asked all their leaders, coaches and players to nominate unsung heroes from their communities. Family and friends who were going the extra mile to make a positive impact at this time of coronavirus pandemic. Please read on to see some of the stories of these unsung heroes, keeping on and motivating us all at these difficult times. Here are a selection of some of those heroes. Read more

Jungle Crows - Khelo Rugby Programme - Coronavirus pandemic report

Jungle Crows - Khelo Rugby Programme - Coronavirus pandemic report. This report is about the “scholarship students” young leaders who get educational stipends of a little under £10 per month. These are the kids who’ve come up through the rugby programme and now take responsibility for leading a group of around 20 kids in their local areas at rugby sessions. They are about 14-16 years old, and the kids they look after are about 8 -14. Read more

Helping children thrive in deprived Salta

Former England international and Argentina Director of Rugby, Les Cusworth, spoke to Atlas about the growing issues of inequality in the northern province of Salta in Argentina, and how his team of Atlas champions have been trying to help those worst affected. Read more

Food and masks for our kids in South Africa

Cape Town coach Xolani has been making masks for the kids in the Masiphumelele township. Read more

Richmond launch mental health service for its members amid coronavirus crisis

Richmond launch mental health service for its members amid coronavirus crisis. Read more

AON smash the record

Congratulations to the team who smashed the world record, and powered past the SG $200,000 mark in the AON Singapore 2020 Round the Island Challenge on 13-14th March 2020. Read more

Atlas Events Postponed!

In light of The Atlas Foundation's response to the coronavirus outbreak, we would like to thank our supporters for their understanding of our decision to cancel and postpone our upcoming events at M Restaurant and the House of Lords on the 18th and 31st of March respectively. We hope to find new dates soon but we will keep all guests and supporters updated in coordination with government advice. Read more

Coronavirus Response

“ The health, safety and welfare of our children, project teams and supporters worldwide is our primary concern.  With this in mind Atlas will be taking Global Government advice regarding postponing any events or project work with children ” Read more

Sonny Bill Williams and Charlie Line launch Gold For Good in partnership with The Atlas Foundation

It began on a rugby pitch in 2015, when Charlie was just 14 years old and Sonny Bill changed his life forever. Now Sonny Bill and Charlie want to turn those 15 minutes into a legacy that will, by using the wonderful game of rugby, save lives and lift the poorest children around the world out of poverty. Read more

Merry Christmas

From all of us at Atlas, to our amazing rugby kids, coaches, Champions and supporters, a very Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, and huge thanks for all you do around the world. Read more

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Scotland Team coach Atlas South Africa kids 🇿🇦

In the true spirit of playing it forward, the Atlas SA Foundation was deeply honoured to be invited to a coaching session with the Scottish 7s Team in a preamble to the Cape Town 7s. The UK High Commission in Pretoria facilitated the morning and what a coaching session with the Atlas children it turned out to be. Read more