New project to shares stories of lockdown life

Residents in Tameside are being encouraged to share their experiences of lockdown life as part of a new social project to tackle isolation and...

Huge Impact of Manchester’s £1million Covid-19 Community Response Fund revealed

We Love MCR Charity has released a report to measure the impact in Manchester of the first 6 months of the Covid-19 Community Response...

Human Appeal, Safestore and Local Communities Team Up to Wrap Up Greater Manchester

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a situation where charities are increasingly needed, but are facing sometimes insurmountable challenges to how they operate. But Manchester-based...

The Oldham Street Angels get a helping hand

The Oldham Street Angels, who more typically can be found volunteering on the streets supporting revellers and the night time economy, have expanded their...

​Postcard street art to raise money for Bury mayor’s charities

Bury Art Museum is presenting a charity postcard exhibition and silent auction at Kwoff Window Gallery on Silver Street, Bury. Some 99 artworks are on...

Music in Mind: Remote, a distanced dementia program for care homes across Manchester

Music in Mind began in 2012 with a simple ethos: use the power of music to help those with dementia to stay connected to...

No room at the inn-John Thomson to narrate film highlighting plight of homeless children

A new film narrated by Cold Feet actor John Thompson will highlight the plight of homeless children. A child is made homeless every 8 minutes...

We Love MCR, size? and Nike collaborate on Nike “Air Force 1 Manchester” launch

size?, sportswear giants Nike and We Love MCR Charity are collaborating to launch an exclusive new rendition of the classic Air Force 1 to...

Dena the Dena-mo: 92 year-old live wire recognised for her work in the community

Gardening Great Granny Dena Murphy is certainly no stranger to making things bloom on her north Manchester allotment. And now she has just won a...

Think! Unveils Global Wellbeing Booklet in Response to Covid-19

Think! Has created and produced a printable booklet providing practical advice and support for older people during the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of a collaboration with the...