Tag: Charity

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“At least it got my Mum out of the house” – Importance of charity shops as they prepare to reopen

Nigel Chadwick, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons Charity shops in Salford are preparing to reopen as post-lockdown plans begin […]

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“It was a group of people just laughing about on Twitter and then the next thing we’ve raised £1,000” – Novice charity bake off raises over £1,000

A charity bake-off between five baking novices has raised over £1100 for charity. Last Sunday (22nd November), Richard Caulfield, Warren […]

“Young carers, in general, are being forgotten” – Covid-19’s Impact on Salford’s young carers, with ‘Lonely Not Alone’

“Young carers, in general, are being forgotten” – Covid-19’s Impact on Salford’s young carers, with ‘Lonely Not Alone’

Credit: Lonely Not Alone Across Salford, young careers have been impacted by local and national lockdowns more than most. This […]

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Islington Mill artist collecting donations for school children

Islington Mill freelance artist, Natalie, is collecting long-life food and gifts for an Eccles secondary school. Suggestions for donations include […]

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Round up: Salford gift appeals and charity events this Winter

This time of year can be difficult for many. Coronavirus has left families without jobs meaning that children across Salford […]

Salford Foodbank’s new charity initiative as Box on the Docks lets you donate food

This week Salford Foodbank has taken a new initiative by making it easier for people to donate food with a […]

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Invasion: Salford travel company going the distance for Student Minds

Team members at a Salford travel company, Invasion, are running the distance from Manchester to Amsterdam to try and raise […]

Jackie McColl has been team leader for Haircuts 4 Homeless Manchester for two years.

“It’s not just a haircut, it’s so much more than that” – Haircuts 4 Homeless team leader hoping to help more of Salford’s homeless in 2021

Everyone knows the feeling when you get a haircut, a confidence booster to say the least, especially if it has […]

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Caritas Salford pledge to support homeless through tough winter

For the first time in Caritas Salford history, they have launched their annual Advent Appeal digitally as the coronavirus pandemic […]

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The Salford Gift Appeal aiming to bring Christmas Joy to children

The Salford Christmas Gift Appeal hopes to ensure that no child is waking up on Christmas day without presents. Samantha […]