Northern NSW Football is pleased to announce Andrew Plumb as North Coast Football’s Newcastle Permanent Community Coach of the Year for 2020.
Plumb was nominated by Northern Storm FC for his commitment over the duration of his service to the club.
Plumb, from Sapphire Beach, has worked closely with North Coast Football to raise the skill level of players in the area.
Northern NSW Football Head of Football Development Peter Haynes said NNSWF were delighted to be able to recognise Plumb’s contribution.
“Coaching is one of the most important factors in the football experience had by our players,” Haynes said.
“It is important that coaches like Andrew continue the great work they are doing at Northern Storm FC so that their players develop a love for the game and continue to have the best football experience possible.”
Newcastle Permanent Coffs Harbour Branch Manager, Lending Erica Farag congratulated Plumb on becoming the recipient of the Newcastle Permanent Community Coach of the Year award for North Coast Football.
“Coaches are integral in nurturing and developing the skills of young players to reach their full potential,” Farag said.
“Newcastle Permanent is committed to supporting community football across northern NSW and recognising those coaches who demonstrate a passion and dedication to developing their teams.”
As the winner of their Zone’s Community Coach of the Year award, Plumb is now a nominee for Northern NSW Football’s Annual Newcastle Permanent Community Coach of the Year award to be announced during the week commencing 26 October.
About NNSWF’s Community Partnership with Newcastle Permanent:
Newcastle Permanent is the major partner of Community Football across northern NSW and has partnered with NNSWF since 2008, supporting the High-Performance Program and Junior Football Program.
Newcastle Permanent’s investment in football is one of its most important community partnerships and reflects the financial institution’s commitment to supporting the local community.
Integral to the Newcastle Permanent Community Football partnership is recognition of volunteers, coaches, referees and others on the ground who play a vital role in delivering the game across northern NSW.
The Community Partnership with Newcastle Permanent includes recognition programs such as Newcastle Permanent Volunteer of the Month, Newcastle Permanent Community Coach of the Month, Newcastle Permanent Referee of the Month, Newcastle Permanent Community Club of the Year, training tools for community coaches and volunteers, as well as the distribution of more than 10,000 free footballs to young players each year.