SOS Kit Aid

Latest News April - 2019

Great Feedback from Hungary

SOS Kit Aid CEO John Broadfoot recently received this encouraging letter from the Hungarian Rugby Union. Great to see how some of the kit we have collected is being put to such good use.

"Dear John,

A package has arrived two days ago, and I finally had the opportunity to look through the boxes! As usual, I found great stuff for our players! I am especially grateful for the pitch equipment, which is to be used at the U18 Central Eastern Development Cup. With your help, we are able to fulfil all security conditions in our tournaments.

 Thanks for the promotional items as well, which are great for rewarding the kids in our school rugby programme!

 We are grateful for the balls and shoes; many players will be happy to hit the pitch using them!

 The tackle suits will widen our possibilities in development of making rugby more secure.


Thank you a lot for all the equipment and clothes, Hungarian Rugby Union is grateful for your support!

 Best wishes,

Dénes Debreczeny

Technical director


Üdvözlettel/Best regards,

Technikai igazgató/Technical director
Magyar Rögbi Szövetség/Hungarian Rugby Union"

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John Broadfoot, CEO of SOS Kit Aid, is delighted to announce that SOS Kit Aid has been shortlisted, along with some other really deserving causes, in the “Most Enterprising “ section of the prestigious Asian Voice Charity Awards, powered by Charity Clarity. We are looking forward to attending to celebrate the best in charity awards ceremony in London on May 17th when the winners will be announced. The AV Charity awards focuses on inspiration, impact and innovation. We are so proud and thrilled to have been nominated against stiff competition. Charities who entered the awards were also subject to scrutiny and due diligence by Charity Clarity. Fingers crossed for the 17th !  

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John Broadfoot, CEO of SOS Kit Aid is delighted to announce that once again the world governing body of rugby - World Rugby - have appointed SOS Kit Aid in their wonderful ’Spirit of Rugby “ 2019/20 Rugby Development Programme where they assist/support various rugby charities around the world tha help to develop rugby in disadvantaged areas. SOS were thrilled to be nominated amongst the first five rugby charities in the inaugural Spirit of Rugby(SOR) Programme in 2017/8. In recognition of the work we do we are thrilled to be included again in 2019/20 and look forward to working more with World Rugby over the next two years and with our new and existing SOR partners - some of whom -SKRUM and Khelo Rugby - we have already supplied kit to. We are looking forward to talking to our new SOR partners

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