Tag: Poverty

Wood Street Mission helping “cold and hungry” children in Salford

Wood Street Mission helping “cold and hungry” children in Salford

Wood Street Mission say that many families in Salford still struggle to buy their child a school uniform, among other factors of poverty.

Des Lynch, Manager at Wood Street Mission

Manager urges last minute donations to be made for Wood Street Mission’s Christmas appeal

The manager of Wood Street Mission is encouraging people to make last minute donations for their Christmas appeal this year.

Bolton Charity Boss Criticises Politicians at community markets

Bolton Charity Boss Criticises Politicians at community markets

The CEO of a Bolton charity has slammed politicians for creating “state sanctioned poverty” with their policies. Dave Bagley, head […]

The Launch Project needs your votes to start their mobile food pantry

The Launch Project needs your votes to start their mobile food pantry

The Launch Project based in Swinton has applied for the Aviva Community Fund for £7000 to finance their mobile food […]

Salford Foodbank

Salford Foodbank receiving desperate pleas following roll out of Universal Credit

Salford Foodbank has received desperate messages for help from residents who are being affected by the recent roll out of universal credit.

nappy bank

Salford Nappy Bank providing free baby supplies for people living in poverty

The nappy bank helps those living in poverty by providing free nappies, baby food and toiletries such as, wipes, baby bath and talcum powder.

“West Christmas Miracle” Helps Chorlton Foodbank This Holiday Season

“West Christmas Miracle” Helps Chorlton Foodbank This Holiday Season

Donations still looking ??? Merry Christmas ??? pic.twitter.com/C2CsXO5cxN — West Dids & Chorlton (@WD_CFC) December 10, 2016 West Didsbury & […]

Woman begging for money on the street

FEATURE: Salford Mayor Asks Residents’ Help to Tackle Poverty

WITH a quarter of Salford’s children living in poverty, the council is asking residents to suggest new ideas for tackling poverty […]