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



Sign up for our monthly fanzine


  • Ashton Community Chess Club

    Ashton Community Chess Club

    We recently funded Ashton Community Chess Club's chess events for October and Christmas for existing members and school children in Tameside. Historically chess has been… Read More »
  • Musicians Without Borders

    Musicians Without Borders

    In September, Forever Manchester staff and supporters visited the incredible Musicians without Borders group. We recently funded Musicians without Borders’ Stone Flowers project, who are… Read More »
  • Mission Possible: Yarn Bombing

    Mission Possible: Yarn Bombing

    Approximately 200 people engaged with their local community and created new friendships while learning new skills during our latest Mission Possible project. Mission Possible was… Read More »
  • Get Fixed-Up With Stitched-Up

    Get Fixed-Up With Stitched-Up

    Stitched-Up is a community group who encourage individuality, pride and sustainability through fashion and style. As well as being a place where people can go… Read More »
  • Jim Jam Girls Get a Jammy Deal

    Jim Jam Girls Get a Jammy Deal

    Cash4Graft awardees, the Jim Jam Girls have secured another deal to sell their jams in local Oldham cafe, 'Cafe Naked Bean'. The cafe is going… Read More »
  • DIY Theatre Company

    DIY Theatre Company

    The DIY Theatre Company's Actions Speak Louder project provides participants with a chance to access drama sessions using Image Theatre, signing, masks, props and puppets.… Read More »
  • Starting Point Community Learning Partnership

    Starting Point Community Learning Partnership

    Starting Point Community Learning Partnership focus on providing free informal learning opportunities and events to the local community. We have recently awarded Starting Point Community… Read More »


  • DSC’s Stuart Cowan on the FM Radio Show

    DSC’s Stuart Cowan on the FM Radio Show

    On Wednesday 22nd October 2014 we had the pleasure of welcoming Stuart Cowan MD of DSC Telemarketing onto our weekly Forever Manchester Radio Show, hosted by… Read More »
  • #LiveFromTheHive Raises £700

    #LiveFromTheHive Raises £700

    Live From The Hive honey pots raise funds for Forever Manchester Hard Rock Cafe hosted an invite only #LiveFromTheHive Bee Launch auction on Monday 20th… Read More »
  • Creative Cup Raises Huge £1800

    Creative Cup Raises Huge £1800

    The Creative Cup, an annual 5-a-side tournament hosted by Ian Cox has raised £1800 for Forever Manchester. The tournament, held on Sunday 5th October saw… Read More »


    If you missed our RESET event on Monday 6th of October, you can now listen to the presentations delivered by Phil Jones, Neil McInroy and Nick Massey.… Read More »
  • Businesses RESET their thinking

    Businesses RESET their thinking

    Forever Manchester helps businesses to RESET their thinking. Many of Manchester’s most successful and forward thinking businesses descended on iconic restaurant and bar, Manchester House… Read More »


  • Caketober Caketober


    Forever Manchester have once again teamed up with The E Word to bring you Caketober – a month full of excuses to eat and bake copious amounts of cake and dress up at your place of work, community group, or at home with your mates.

  • Halloween Spooktacular - SOLD OUT Halloween Spooktacular - SOLD OUT

    St Peter’s Church, 40 Blossom Street, Ancoats M4 6BF

    Our Halloween Spooktacular is returning in 2014 for its second year. Raise the hell out of Halloween at this year’s Spooktacular.

    Tickets for this event are now sold out.

  • First Friday November First Friday November

    FRIDAY 7th NOVEMBER 4-6pm
    Bay Horse Pub, Thomas Street, Manchester

    The ever-growing networking event is going from strength to strength, and this will be our last until 2015 so come and meet like-minded people for the last time this year.

  • Forever Funny Forever Funny

    Frog and Bucket, 102 Oldham Street

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

  • 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.


  • Shop Direct Charitable Foundation Fund

    Shop Direct Charitable Foundation Fund

    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 5th Nov

    Stockport Fund – Deadline 5th Nov

    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 »
  • CDL Fund – Open

    CDL Fund – Open

    Community groups in Stockport who support children and young people, older people, the environment and health & well-being projects are invited to apply to the CDL Fund.  Stockport-based IT firm, CDL,… Read More »