Here at SAMURAI we understand how crucial the efforts are to help tackle the stigma that surrounds mental health in rugby and creating a safe, positive environment for players and fans alike, which is why we’re excited to announce our partnership with LooseHeadz - a charity that is committed to raising awareness and creating positive changes to the way mental health is regarded in the rugby space.
The LooseHeadz Foundation have a simple yet essential mission - to place a mental health lead into every rugby club around the world, equipping them with the correct toolkit of resources to help #TackleTheStigma that surrounds the often taboo subject of mental health in the rugby community, and begin to turn the tide against poor mental health.
LooseHeadz fund their project by creating unique clothing, designed to get people talking, with 100% of the profits going towards their goal, as well as working closely with partners and ambassadors to spread awareness.
Dave Nicoll, a founding member of LooseHeadz, said of the partnership; "We're incredibly excited to Push Forward with this new partnership with SAMURAI. Their passion for helping support our mission to place a mental health lead into every rugby club around the world shone through from the very first conversation, & left us in no doubt that they were the right partner for us. It immediately became clear that our missions perfectly aligned, which was incredibly important to us as a charity, as we want to ensure that anyone we work with has a passion for helping support rugby players & fans at every level. We've got some incredibly exciting plans for over the next couple of years that we can't wait to announce in the coming months."
"We are thrilled to join forces with Looseheadz. From the moment we connected with Looseheadz, their unwavering commitment to supporting rugby players and fans at every level became evident and it was clear that our shared values and vision aligned perfectly, making them the ideal partner for us.” Said Jack Dyson, Chief Marketing Officer here at SAMURAI. “Together with Looseheadz, we are excited to unveil our ambitious plans for the coming months, which will undoubtedly make a significant impact in promoting mental well-being within the rugby community. This partnership signifies our collective dedication to creating a positive and inclusive environment for all, ensuring that mental health remains a top priority in every rugby club across the globe.”
For more information on the foundation visit LooseHeadz.co.uk and find ways in which you can give back to the community and help #TackleTheStigma.
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