Tag: charity

Sep 02
Soccer Aid returns to Manchester – full teams confirmed and when to watch

All star charity football match Soccer Aid is heading back to Manchester this weekend…

Aug 11
Kellogg’s donate a million meals to help struggling families in Manchester over the holidays

Following Marcus Rashford’s campaign, the Kellogg’s factory in Old Trafford is…

Mar 19
BrewDog has started making free hand sanitiser amid UK shortages

Independent UK brewer BrewDog has started making their own hand sanitiser amid…

Mar 17
Manchester hospitality leaders come together to launch ‘pay it forward’ voucher scheme

Manchester hospitality leaders have come together with a rallying cry to help local…

Mar 16
Greater Manchester’s food banks need your donations now more than ever

This weekend we have seen supermarket shelves around Greater Manchester emptied.…

Mar 10
This Wythenshawe cafe is offering second chances for ex-offenders

Last year, a government study reported that 29.5% of previously-convicted adults in…

Mar 10
Too Many Critics is back – with Manchester food writers swapping pens for pans for charity

It’s one of the most fun events in the Manchester food and drink calendar…

Mar 03
Thousands of Manchester women could be suffering from this agonising condition – and diagnosis can take years

I first discovered I had endometriosis when I made an emergency appointment with my…

Feb 25
Manchester shoppers encouraged to share memories of a loved one on Marie Curie’s Great Big Daffodil

Manchester shoppers are being encouraged to take a moment to share tributes and…

Feb 24
The Lowry Hotel to recycle 50,000 soap bottles each year in revolutionary new scheme

Five star establishment The Lowry Hotel is taking the next step for sustainability, as…

Feb 24
Manchester to Blackpool bike ride returns to donate even more to The Christie

There’s no forgetting ‘leg day’ for us Mancs this summer, as training begins for the…

Feb 21
In The Style’s Caroline Flack-inspired ‘Be Kind’ t-shirts have raised over £300k for The Samaritans

Manchester-based clothing brand In The Style has raised over £300k for The Samaritans…

Jan 07
Cult night out Bongo’s Bingo puts mental health first with a special charity show in Manchester

Cult night out Bongo’s Bingo is planning four events in four different UK cities…

Jan 07
Manchester firefighter to climb Ben Nevis in full uniform in memory of Arena victims

A Manchester firefighter plans to climb the UK’s highest mountain in his full uniform…

Nov 18
Denise Welch joined by Loose Women and Corrie pals for magical fundraising ball in Manchester

Loose Women and former Coronation Street star Denise Welch pulled out all the stops…

Nov 08
BBC radio star Chelsea Norris reveals heartwarming surprise at annual ladies lunch in Manchester

Popular BBC Radio Manchester breakfast host Chelsea Norris entertained over 500 ladies…

Nov 07
How to find the nearest food bank to you this Christmas – and what to donate

As one of the richest countries in the world, no one should be going hungry in the UK.…

Nov 04
Help Manchester restaurants raise money for the homeless this Christmas with StreetSmart

Manchester’s restaurants are busy raising money for the homeless this Christmas,…

Nov 01
Stunning portraits of Manchester’s famous faces to be auctioned to help the homeless

Manchester’s famous faces have posed for a series of stunning photographic…

Nov 01
Meet the Whalley Range photojournalist whose pictures help save lives around the world

The Manchester-based charity Mines Advisory Group (MAG) is a global humanitarian…

Oct 08
Shelter is having its first ever Sleep Walk in Manchester this December – and you can join in

Shelter is having its first ever Sleep Walk in Manchester this December, and…

Sep 30
Manchester scientist made Champion of Alzheimer’s Research UK for raising awareness of dementia

Dr Helen Beaumont, a research scientist at the University of Manchester, has been made…

Sep 24
Trade tinned food for FREE beers – and help local food banks in the process

Camden Hells brewery will be in MediaCityUK trading free beers for tinned food…

Sep 18
Leading youth charity The Prince’s Trust has opened a new centre in Manchester

The Prince’s Trust, the UK’s leading youth charity, has officially opened a new centre…

Sep 11
Nobel Prize winning charity celebrates 30 years of life-saving work with new Manchester exhibition

You’re probably reading this on your smartphone, or your tablet or your laptop. You’re…

Sep 02
18 Manchester restaurants join charity campaign to help fight child hunger

Celebrity chefs and restaurants across the UK, including 18 in Manchester, are joining…

Aug 28
Greater Manchester musicians raise over £100k for homeless charity A Bed Every Night

A special one-off concert for the Greater Manchester Mayor’s Charity has raised more…