Community Trust News

  1. #Morton50daychallenge

    Morton Community’s 50-day 5k challenge has returned and begins with a five kilometre walk or jog around the hallowed Cappielow turf on Monday 5 June 2017. Fundraisers are challenged to walk, jog, cycle or swim at least five kilometres for five of seven days each week. The challenge ends on Tuesday 25 July with an [...]

  2. GREENER MORTON | Free Football Fun Day

    When: Sunday 28th May 2017 Where: Cappielow Park, Greenock Time: 12pm – 3pm Cost: Free As part of our Greener Morton project we are delighted to announce we will be holding a Free Football Fun day based at Cappielow Park, home of Greenock Morton FC. We welcome all residents of Inverclyde to come along and [...]

  3. STORY OF THE WEEK | Football Fans In Training Festival

    This Sunday (7th May) our past and current Football Fans in Training (FFIT) participants will take to Cappielow whilst raising funds for Ardgowan Hospice. The FFIT festival has been developed by previous participants having played a charity match last year which raised £725 for Children in Poverty Inverclyde. Spectators are invited along to Cappielow on [...]

  4. VACANCY | Part Time Bookkeeper / Accounts Assistant

    Greenock Morton Community Trust is the charitable arm of Greenock Morton Football Club. The Trust provides numerous community based activities in Inverclyde, including after-school sports coaching, employability training, health and wellbeing services and runs around 20 community sports teams. Greenock Morton is one of Scotland’s oldest professional football clubs, having being founded in 1874 and [...]

  5. STORY OF THE WEEK | Morton Community Volunteer Internship

    Morton in the Community have been awarded £30,932 from Young Start delivered by the Big Lottery Fund to engage and invest in 48 young people aged 16 to 24 living in Inverclyde, over the next 2 years. The purpose of the Morton Community Volunteer Internship is to offer young people an opportunity to gain qualifications, [...]

  6. Vacancy | Greenock Morton Hockey Club are recruiting for a Club Connect Coach

    Greenock Morton Hockey Club as part of Morton in the Community, has an immediate vacancy for a Club Connect Coach. Job Title: Club Connect Coach Salary: £12 per hours Hours: 10 Hours Per Week Start Date: May 2017 End Date: Fix Term Contract until 31st March 2019 Enquiries: hockey@mortoncommunity.net Closing Date: Tuesday 18th April 2017 [...]

  7. FOOTBALL MEMORIES | #MoreThanFootball

    Wednesday 5th April 2017 saw Morton in the Community welcome 20 football fans to Cappielow for their, ever popular, Football Memories group. In partnership with Alzheimer’s Scotland and Inverclyde Carers Centre participants are encouraged to speak about the good old days and their past heroes. Sessions based at Cappielow Park, Home of Greenock Morton FC, [...]

  8. Breaking News | Greener Morton returns to Cappielow

    Morton in the Community are delighted to announce we will be delivering Greener Morton within Inverclyde again due to funding from the Climate Challenge Fund, which is a Scottish Government grant programme. This fund aims to reduce local carbon emissions, improve local areas and help them adapt to the impacts of climate change. The project [...]

  9. STORY OF THE WEEK | Morton in European Action

    Morton in the Community had the pleasure of another European tie this time in Lisbon, Portugal. Attending the 8th EFDN conference with counterparts from AC Milan, Inter Milan, PSG, Rangers and Montrose to name a few. The 2 day conference held at Estadio Da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal, home of Benfica FC, was aimed at sharing [...]

  10. MORTON BOYS & GIRLS | Racenight

    Last Friday (17th March) Morton Boys and Girls community teams held a race night to raise funds for our teams and a nominated charity. The evening, which was held at the Greenock Dockers club, was enjoyed by over one hundred and twenty of our future stars’ parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, brother and sisters. Overall the [...]