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Charity and Community

Wood Street Mission

Wood Street Mission is a registered children’s charity based in the centre of Manchester.

Their mission is to help alleviate the effects of poverty on local children and their families through practical help. All the families we support are affected by poverty.

1 in 4 children in Salford and 4 in 10 children in Manchester live in poverty. We help children and families living in Manchester and Salford with everyday items most of us take for granted.

Mustard Tree

Mustard Tree is a Manchester based charity committed to providing life support for the homeless, marginalised and vulnerable across Greater Manchester. For those facing homelessness and the greatest disadvantage, Mustard Tree seek to open doors to a better future.

Mustard Tree welcome donations of clothing, bedding, household items, electrical items or items of furniture and sell it at affordable prices to raise much needed funds enabling them to fight poverty and support local people in Greater Manchester.

You can learn more about the amazing work the Mustard Tree team are involved in...

Barnabus

Barnabus is a Christian Homeless Charity based in Manchester. Started over 23 years ago with just one man walking the streets, giving out food and drink to the homeless.

The charity now offers a lifeline to 600 visiting homeless and vulnerable people each week, many of whom have severe addictions or mental health issues. Barnabus support their physical, emotional and spiritual needs and do all they can to help get people back into mainstream society.

Barnabus have received the 'unsung heroes' Queens award for Voluntary Service, but they do not receive any government funding, they rely entirely on donations.

Please take a look around to see some of the amazing projects Barnabus are involved with, and if you would like to get involved, there are many ways you can. You can give money, clothing, food or toiletries, you can volunteer or even organise a sponsored event.