FA & McDonalds Volunteer of the Year
Paul Richardson - Kingwood United
This year’s award winner is credited with starting a club from nothing just a few years ago to one that is one of the biggest in the county.
Through his vision and enthusiasm Paul has managed to create a club that serves one of the biggest housing developments in the region with over 450 people playing for the club each week.
A committed and inspiring coach in his own right this year’s winner has managed create a sound infrastructure at the club which now boasts over 50 volunteers.
No job is too big or too small for this year’s winner with him taking on the role of secretary and treasurer whilst also finding time for his first love - coaching one of the club’s teams.
Paul's passion for football is clear for all to see with him working tirelessly for the benefit of the local community. Something which is evidenced through the sourcing and development of a new home for the club.
Paul works incredibly hard to make sure the club he created is inviting and welcoming with the development of young people just as important as the development of young footballers.