Forever Manchester is a charity that funds and supports thousands of community projects across Greater Manchester.


  • Motion Digital to Sponsor Video of 25th Birthday

    Motion Digital to Sponsor Video of 25th Birthday

    We’re pleased to announce Motion Digital will be sponsoring the video of our 25th Birthday, sponsored by Metronet UK. Motion Digital are a creative video marketing company with analytics. Working with …READ MORE ...
  • Hard Rock Rising Manchester Supports FM

    Hard Rock Rising Manchester Supports FM

    Are you a local band with big aspirations? If so, #HardRockRising is just for you. Hard Rock Cafe Manchester is hosting four heats to find the North West’s best talent in March, …READ MORE ...
  • Renaissance Raises £352

    Renaissance Raises £352

    The Renaissance Manchester have kick started their 2015 fundraising early by raising £352. The City Centre hotel has chosen Forever Manchester as its Charity of the Year for 2015 and …READ MORE ...
  • Forever Manchester to Deliver £200k into Moston and Harpurhey

    Forever Manchester to Deliver £200k into Moston and Harpurhey

    We are pleased to announce that the adjoining neighbourhoods of Moston and Harpurhey are one of fourteen communities across the UK that have been selected to receive a minimum of …READ MORE ...
  • Splendid Kitchen Food Challenge

    Splendid Kitchen Food Challenge

    Splendid Kitchen are raising money for Forever Manchester with their ‘Man v Food’ challenge. Splendid Sausage were recently shortlisted for Best Cheap Eats in the Manchester Food and Drink Festival Awards …READ MORE ...
  • First Friday is Back

    First Friday is Back

    We’re back! And we’ve got a brand new venue. Get it in your calendars as 6th February is our first Frist Friday of the year and it’s downstairs at the …READ MORE ...
  • Beat The Blues

    Beat The Blues

    Forever Manchester recently funded Beat The Blues, based in Stockport. Beat the Blues help women suffering from Post Natal Depression (PND) through monthly meetings, arts and craft activities and relaxation …READ MORE ...
  • Forever Manchester Become Forever Fair

    Forever Manchester Become Forever Fair

    Forever Manchester is pleased to announce that we are now a Living Wage Employer. The Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at Forever Manchester, regardless of whether they are …READ MORE ...
  • Autistic Superstars Sneak Peek

    Autistic Superstars Sneak Peek

    As previously announced we have two incredible acts performing at our 25th Birthday on 20th February. Martin Finn and Carly Ryan both appeared on BBC Three’s Autistic Superstars in 2010 …READ MORE ...
  • Don’t Miss Dave Haslam’s DJ Set

    Don’t Miss Dave Haslam’s DJ Set

    As announced earlier last month Iconic Hacienda DJ, Dave Haslam will be doing a set at our 25th Birthday. Dave Haslam is known across Greater Manchester as a DJ, author …READ MORE ...
  • Prescribing Tablets to Starting Point

    Prescribing Tablets to Starting Point

    We have provided much needed funding to help Starting Point Community Learning Partnership purchase new iPad Mini’s for use at their IT sessions with elderly residents. Elderly learners found that …READ MORE ...
  • Steve Kuncewicz on the FM Radio Show

    Steve Kuncewicz on the FM Radio Show

    This week saw the return of the Forever Manchester Radio Show after a short Christmas break. Host Terry Snowden was joined by fellow Forever Manchester Ambassador Steve Kuncewicz. On the …READ MORE ...

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25th Birthday News



  • Shop Direct Charitable Foundation

    Shop Direct Charitable Foundation

    The Shop Direct Charitable Foundation fund is open again in both Merseyside and Manchester. The fund aims to support charities, voluntary and community groups who work with, or run projects …Read More »
  • FM Cash4Growth Awards – OPEN

    FM Cash4Growth Awards – OPEN

    Awards of between £251 and £1,000 are available for small, Greater Manchester based, locally led organisations who are either less than 5 years old OR who have an annual income …Read More »
  • Stockport Fund – Deadline 4th Feb

    Stockport Fund – Deadline 4th Feb

    Voluntary and community organisations based in Stockport are invited to apply for funding from the Stockport Fund. The Stockport Fund aims to support the activities of local community or voluntary …Read More »


  • Forever Funny Forever Funny

    Frog and Bucket, Oldham Street, Manchester

    Forever Manchester funded Heroes Project are set to host a fast flowing conveyor belt of comedy featuring a string of top notch comics

  • Training Workshop: Intro to ABCD Training Workshop: Intro to ABCD

    THURSDAY 5th FEBRUARY 2015, 10am – 4pm
    Manchester Conference Centre, Sackville Street, Manchester M1 3BB

    This workshop will teach you the theory and practical tools required to implement Asset Based Community Development. You will be equipped to start a different conversation with residents and quickly see the neighbourhood through a new lens, focusing on the skills and strengths instead of focusing on needs and what is lacking.

  • JCI Comedy Night JCI Comedy Night

    The Comedy Store, Deansgate Locks, Manchester City Centre

    Cure your January blues at JCI’s Comedy Night, where you can enjoy a whole host of entertainment over a pot of chilli and a drink on The Store’s private balcony to give you the best views of the show.

  • Forever Manchester's 25th Birthday Forever Manchester's 25th Birthday

    FRIDAY 20th FEBRUARY 2015
    Midland Hotel, Manchester

    Forever Manchester are hosting a huge birthday celebration to celebrate our 25th year of successfully supporting communities across Greater Manchester. The evening is sponsored by Metronet UK

  • Mirror Ball 2015 Mirror Ball 2015

    Lowry Hotel, 50 Dearmans Place, Salford M3 5LH

    The Mirror Ball is set to return for its 5th year. Created by one of our Ambassadors, Andrew Trott-Barn, the Ball has been raising money for Forever Manchester since 2012.

  • Great Manchester 10k Run Great Manchester 10k Run

    SUNDAY 10TH MAY 2015
    Manchester City Centre

    Please help us raise money for community projects across Greater Manchester by signing up to run for Forever Manchester. We are offering discounted charity places at £25 .