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Celebrating our 100th Love Your Neighbour Friendship

Posted by Vicky Harrold on Saturday 20th November 2021

This month Manchester Cares is celebrating our 4th birthday and we are also celebrating making our 100th Love Your Neighbour introduction. From our first introduction back in 2018 in Moston to our newest in Withington, through Love Your Neighbour, older and younger neighbours have collectively shared over 3000 visits and over 124 days of interaction across our wonderful city and we certainly think that is something to celebrate.  

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Three younger neighbours tell us what they love about Manchester Cares

Posted by Izzy Zimšek on Tuesday 10th August 2021

Our younger neighbours bring so much to our community network, so in this month's blog we shine a spotlight on some star volunteers from across our programmes. We chatted to Matt (32), Jaimie (28) and Jenny (36) about what getting involved in Social Clubs, Love Your Neighbour and Fundraising means to them, and why they’d recommend volunteering with Manchester Cares to their friends.

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A trip to Grayson’s Art Club, Rooftop Desert Island Discs and a Virtual Veggie Cooking Demonstration, we’ve got a jam packed programme of clubs for you both online and face-to-face this month!

Posted by Fiona Bevans on Thursday 22nd July 2021

Summer is at its peak bringing with it some fabulous weather and allowing us to meet up outdoors where we have been able to see many of you again. With restrictions gradually easing we’re excited to be bringing you a range of clubs this month both outdoors and inside and hope you can come along to some too!

Due to popular demand Bowls and Brews is back! We’ve also got a face-to-face club at Platt Fields Market Garden and an exclusive virtual tour of the International Slavery Museum, led by a trained historian! Check out the full list below:

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A trip to the theatre, a brew in the Platt Fields Market Garden and a smashing game of bowls - join us for all the outdoors fun this month!

Posted by Amy Saunders on Monday 21st June 2021

It has been an up and down month! Restrictions have changed, people are venturing back out in to the world and we are right behind all the fantastic restaurants, businesses and organisation across Manchester that are adapting and surviving the turbulence of Covid-19. Check out our full programme for this month right here.

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