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




  • Arts and Crafts Bring Community to Life

    Arts and Crafts Bring Community to Life

    Brinnington Community Art Group (BCAG) caters for people from across Brinnington, Stockport who want to discover the benefits of coming together over a mutual love …Read More »
  • WI Celebrates 100th Birthday

    WI Celebrates 100th Birthday

    Wednesday 16th September marks 100 years since the start of the Women’s Institute. The Women’s Institute (WI) was formed in 1915 to revitalise rural communities …Read More »
  • Commemorating Battle of Britain

    Commemorating Battle of Britain

    Tuesday 15th September 2015 marks 75 years since the Battle of Britain. The Battle of Britain  is the name given to the Second World War …Read More »
  • Actor with Down Syndrome Makes Soap History

    Actor with Down Syndrome Makes Soap History

    Last night 26-year-old Liam Bairstow made soap history on the Corrie cobbles. Liam, who is the first ever soap actor with Down Syndrome made his …Read More »
  • Ready, Steady, Cook!

    Ready, Steady, Cook!

    Thursday 10th September saw the launch of Manchester Food and Drink Festival which is taking place 10th-21st September. Manchester Food and Drink Festival is predominantly based …Read More »
  • World Suicide Prevention Day

    World Suicide Prevention Day

    Thursday 10th September is World Suicide Prevention Day. World Suicide Prevention Day’s aim is to promote the importance of reaching out to someone when you …Read More »
  • Cycling Fever

    Cycling Fever

    With Cycling Fever well under way, we’re taking a look at how a group in Bury uses cycling to bring people together. As well as …Read More »
  • All On Board the Community Spirit

    All On Board the Community Spirit

    The Forever Manchester team enjoyed a ride the ‘Community Spirit’ canal boat on the Ashton Canal thanks to the inspirational East Manchester Boat Project. East Manchester Community …Read More »


Throughout October

Caketober is a month long celebration combining the perfect pairing of cakes and fancy dress. We are inviting companies, organisations and groups of friends to put on a bake sale and don their finest fancy dress day in their office, building or home.

First Friday Networking @ The Deansgate Pub
Fri 2nd October 4-6pm

Forever Manchester's monthly networking event, sponsored by Deans Court Chambers, will be held at The Deansgate Pub, with a live performance by the very talented singer/songwriter John Mackie. First Friday is Free to attend but please register to book your place.

Forever Manchester Women
Wednesday 7th October 5-7pm

Forever Manchester Women is an event that is for women in Greater Manchester to come together and feel inspired. Kindly sponsored by KPMG, the next event takes place on Wednesday 7th October at the KPMG offices in St. Peter's Square. Special guest speakers are Sandy Lindsay MBE and Peggy Mulongo of NESTAC.Tickets are priced at £15

Rough Runner
24/25th October @ Ashley Hall, Altrincham

Raise money for Forever Manchester to support community projects across Greater Manchester by taking part in Rough Runner Manchester. Runner is a new breed of sports event which merges distance running (anything from 5km up to 10 miles) and obstacles that you’ll have to take on along the way.

Halloween Spooktacular 2015
Saturday 31st October 2015

The Mirror Ball's sister event is back for its third year and is set to be bigger and better at The Great Northern Warehouse in Unit 5. September is the last month for earlybird tickets at just £20. Book yours today!

Run in the Dark
11th November 8pm @ Media City, Salford Quays

Raise money for Forever Manchester to support community projects across Greater Manchester by taking part in Run in the Dark (5K or 10K). Join thousands of runners sporting flashing armbands around Salford Quays as Manchester joins with 50 cities around the globe all raising money for charity.

Annual Birthday Bash
Friday 5th February 2016

Forever Manchester's Annual Birthday Bash, sponsored by Metronet UK, will be held at The Palace Hotel on Friday 5th February 2016. Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are now available.

Mirror Ball 2016
Friday 4th March 2016

The Mirror Ball is set to return for its 6th year. Created by one of our Ambassadors, Andrew Trott-Barn, the Ball has been raising money for Forever Manchester since 2012.