Tag: Manchester Charities

Oct 23
Marcus Rashford and his Mum help out at a Manchester food bank warehouse

"It’s time we put party politics aside and worked together to find a long-term…

Oct 23
This Manchester charity urgently needs toy and gift donations for children this Christmas

Wood Street Mission has been providing Christmas support to low income families in the…

Oct 16
Manchester charity looking for talented people and groups to take part in new virtual festival

The #OurTrafford festival is being organised by mental health charity MancSpirit - and…

Oct 03
This Swinton pub is fundraising for charity with a generous helping of community spirit

How staff and regulars at The White Horse are doing their bit for Macmillan - a cancer…

Oct 02
Eat Well MCR launches online shop selling local produce and meal kits

All profits will go towards producing and distributing meals for vulnerable people in…

Sep 18
Digital Manchester derby will raise money to help young people across the city

A local community project looking to make a real change to the lives of Manchester’s…

Aug 20
Charity cycle ride Tour de Manc postponed until 2021

In 2014, Danny Franks developed the idea of a charitable “tough” sportive through all…

Jul 30
We Love MCR Charity gives over £400k to local charities tackling food poverty

The Independent Foodbank Aid Network reported a 177% increase in the number of…

Jul 29
Mancunians launch face masks inspired by the city with proceeds going to charity

Local artist Justin Eagleton has teamed up with founder of PR agency Roland…

Jul 13
Manchester Arena marks 25th anniversary with virtual gig for charity

Manchester Arena is one of the busiest venues in the world and the largest indoor…

Jul 07
This revolutionary social enterprise is bringing military veterans back into the community

Laurence Moore, Loz to his friends, was a decorated British Army captain who served…

Jul 02
We Love MCR charity celebrates first 100 days of coronavirus community response fund

We Love Mcr Charity, the partner charity of I Love MCR®, launched the Covid-19…

Jun 12
Cheadle student donates £5,000 talent competition prize to NHS mental health charity

Year 13 student Destiny Owen wins £2k for herself and £5k for NHS mental health…

Jun 11
How you can help ensure nobody needs to return to rough sleeping after lockdown

You can help make a big change in Manchester and ensure nobody needs to return to the…

Jun 04
Greater Manchester charity delivers a million meals to those in need during coronavirus crisis

Since lockdown began, the region’s biggest food charity FareShare has doubled the…

Jun 04
This Manchester variety show has top guests and prizes – and is raising money for a great cause

With a huge auction and prize draw with money-can’t-buy prizes from Manchester legends…

Jun 03
The Manchester team helping to feed underprivileged kids free breakfasts

Parcels of healthy breakfast food containing food delivered by the Amazon Delivery…

Apr 15
Local food relief organisations receive £150K grant to help continue feeding vulnerable people

Local charities and foodbanks can continue to feed the increasing number of vulnerable…

Apr 15
Manchester law company Peninsula pledges £2 million to Children’s Hospital Charity

Global employment law consultancy, Peninsula Group, has committed to pledge £2 million…

Apr 02
King Street Townhouse owners pledge £5m aid package to city of Manchester

Global consumer brand and proprietary technology group, The Hut Group, today announced…

Mar 31
Mayor’s Charity gives £100,000 and launches urgent appeal to support homelessness charities

Last week, Mayor Andy Burnham announced a £5 million emergency scheme to accommodate…

Mar 30
New Manchester entertainment channel to livestream free DJ sets, music and performances every night

A new entertainment channel is launching in Manchester later this week, hosting free…

Mar 25
We Love MCR pledges £175,000 to support local charities through coronavirus crisis

We Love MCR has set up a Covid-19 Community Response Fund and pledged £175,000 to help…

Mar 23
Hits Radio launches Cash For Kids Appeal to help local families

Hits Radio Cash for Kids is today launching an urgent new appeal in response to the…

Mar 23
Manchester United and Manchester City unite to help local food banks

They might be rivals on the pitch, but this weekend Manchester United and Manchester…

Mar 17
Food from cancelled events is being redistributed to vulnerable Manchester residents

Food waste is currently on the rise as events are cancelled and businesses and…

Mar 16
Manchester communities are setting up groups to support isolated and vulnerable neighbours

Local communities across Greater Manchester have been organising themselves online in…