MORE THAN A CLUB
Hawks FC is a registered charity and FA Chartered Standard football club based in Kettering, Northants.
The club was formed is 2009 and obtained charitable status in 2014.
We pride ourselves in being a true grassroots football club with strong values and high standards.
The club's home is a picturesqe private members sports club off Nortthampton Road, Kettering,
Hawks forms part of Kettering Sports Club where youngsters can also play Hockey, Cricket, Tennis & Archery
The original Hawks team was started with 8 youngsters aged 5 in 2008. The original Hawks Torcida team joined the Weetabix youth football league in 2009.
The club moved to Kettering Sports Club in 2012 where we are still based . Hawks runs the football section of the wider Sports club. Hawks Football Club obtained charitable status a year later in 2013. We are affiliated under the Northamptonshire Football Association and are an English FA Accredited Club.
The club has strong values around participation. We make sure all youngsters get fair playing time and opportunities in our teams. The club has a Player pitch time guarantee to ensure all players are treated fairly.
In 2017 the club started developing a successful mini-soccer section and now attracts youngsters from the Kettering Leisure Village area. Currently the club has 3 Mini-Soccer Teams.
The original Hawls Toricda team were the one remaining team of the 2009 league intake entry to complete the full youth football cycle from Under 6s to Under 18s in 2022 in the local area. The team still have some of the original Hawks players playing for the team.
The Club has its own DNA and 10 Core Values about setting standards and how football can make a difference to young peoples lives. Hawks Teams like to play attractive and exciting football taking plenty of risks to score goals.
Hawks FC had very humble beginnings having formed with only £20 . Today we play at our own club ground which is the envy of many local clubs with its beautiful pitches and top of the range UEFA goals and equipment.
Our own ground and equipment means all year round football for all the clubs teams and youngsters.
Hawks is run by a passionate group of volunteers who support the football teams but also ensure that the charitable work of the club is run professionally.
The original founding trustees are still in place and run the charity and its finances.
Supporting this is a team of football coaches with specialisms such as Youth Development, Futsal & Goalkpeeping.
Part of our work is to develop young leaders to give them opportunities to volunteer and coach at the club.