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Changing Lives Fair

Engaging Volunteers Changing Lives Fair

Are you aged 18-30 and want to make a difference in your community? Are you a youth, voluntary or community group working with 18-30 year olds? Then you might be eligible for European Solidarity Corps funding. Come along to this free Changing Lives Fair on Thursday 2 May 2019, 7.15pm-8.45pm at the Federation to learn […]

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Manchester Wonder Match event

Do you work with children, young people or adults in disadvantaged communities? Would you like to support your community to engage with science and technology? Want a chance to apply for funding to plan some fun activities with a scientist? Wonder Match, on 5 June, 10.30am-4.30pm at Bridge 5 Mill is a partnership-building event designed […]

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Starting Secondary School

Starting Secondary School campaign

Moving from primary school to secondary school is an exciting time of life but for many children it can also be a daunting prospect. A new, much bigger school can offer greater independence, such as the first smart phone, and a world of opportunity. However it also means new teachers, new subjects and potentially a […]

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UK tour for play about lives of hidden young carers

A play about young carers in Salford that “knocked MPs sideways” is about to embark on a national tour in June 2019. The show, Who Cares, was written by Matt Woodhead and co-produced by The Lowry and LUNG. It was made in partnership with Greater Manchester Charity, Gaddum and its Salford Carers Service and is […]

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Kids of Colour: Youth work, race and racism

What is it like to think about and navigate your race on a daily basis? This session on 11 July 2019, 5.30pm is focused on pushing people working with young people (particularly white people) to reflect on the challenges facing young people of colour that are not always visible, critically considering what it is like […]

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Stephen Lawrence Day 2019

Stephen Lawrence Day

Are you: • aged 14-19? • a beliver in equality? • ready to fight against hate? Yes? Then come join other young people like yourself at HOME Mcr, on Monday 22 April, 4.30pm-6.30pm. Help to commemorate the very first Stephen Lawrence Day. There will be discussions, music and poetry and free refreshments. Places are limited, […]

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LGBT Foundation speaks up for LGBT inclusive education for all school children

Following reports that primary schools in Manchester have been contacted by parents unhappy over sex and relationships lessons that teach children about LGBT rights, LGBT Foundation’s Chief Executive Paul Martin OBE has today written a public letter to schools in Greater Manchester setting out why LGBT inclusive education is so important. “Today I am writing […]

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NOMA Community Fund

The NOMA Fund offers awards of up to £1,000 to grassroots community organisations working with young people aged between 11 and 25 years old. Activity needs to be taking place and supporting those who live within the boundary of the M60 motorway. Annual income of groups applying to the Fund should be less than £100,000. […]

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Manchester Metropolitan University Volunteer Awards

Do you know an MMU student who is an absolute gem? The Union at Manchester Metropolitan University want to find out about MMU students who are outstanding volunteers in their local community. MMU Volunteer Awards The Union are looking for students who have shown passion, excellence, collaboration and inclusivity. Outstanding volunteers will be recognised at […]

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HOMEinspires – £1 theatre tickets, tours and more

The Inspire scheme provides £1 tickets to theatre and cinema shows at HOME. These £1 tickets are available to people who wouldn’t ordinarily be able to visit. It is available to charities, voluntary organisations and community groups within the Greater Manchester region. Tickets are available across a range of events. HOME can also arrange exhibition […]

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