Crystal Palace Football Club are pleased to announce Nordoff Robbins as their charity partner for the 2015/16 season.
The charity’s name will appear on all junior shirts for the campaign, and the new junior kit is now available for pre-order online for fans to buy. The Club will also work alongside Nordoff Robbins to promote the excellent work carried out by the charity through the Club's news channels and at home games, with both fans and players having opportunities to show their support through the season.
Nordoff Robbins is the UK's leading provider of music therapy. Their trained network of music therapists work with people of all ages and with a range of conditions. They deliver music therapy from their centres in North London and in Croydon at the BRIT School, as well as reaching out across care homes, day centres, hospitals, schools across the UK. They are also developing a range of other music and health projects aimed at bringing music to more and more people in local communities.
Palace Chief Executive Phil Alexander welcomed the partnership ahead of the new season: "We are delighted to be working alongside Nordoff Robbins to help raise awareness for the tremendous work carried out by the Charity and their team in providing music therapy to local communities.
"The new season will give some great opportunities for the Club & fans to support this deserving charity."
Julie Whelan, CEO of Nordoff Robbins added: "We are thrilled to have been named charity partner of the season for Crystal Palace FC. Their support is invaluable and will create so many new and exciting opportunities for us.
"With their help we hope to be able to transform even more lives through music.”
The new home and away kits, including the Nordoff Robins branding on all junior shirts, will be available in store from Saturday 25th July 2015 at 9am.