Jean and Ged’s Journal: Jumpin’ July
Forever Manchester has a small but perfectly formed Business Development team – Jean and Ged.
Each month, in our Forever Now fanzine Jean and Ged join forces and write their monthly piece…
We hosted our first Corporate Partners Lunch on 8th July at Cloud 23 of the Hilton Hotel where our valued corporate supporters gathered to network and celebrate their support and impact in Greater Manchester communities.
Barclays kindly sponsored the event and Steve Renfrew Director, Wealth and Investment Management spoke as well as our Chief Executive, Nick Massey about key achievements this year and President, Phil Jones about why Brother UK supports Forever Manchester.
We’re delighted to welcome Paul Hine and his team at Hine Charted Insurance Brokers to Forever Manchester. Based in Didsbury, they arrange all types of commercial and individual insurance.
Hine is supporting our Manchester Million campaign helping us to raise £1m from businesses across Greater Manchester. Paul Hine says “As a local employer, present in Didsbury for over 20 years, we’re delighted to be working with Forever Manchester to help us to deliver our support for local communities in a meaningful way.”
Quayside Group also known as Clothes 2 Order, based in Trafford Park is one the largest provider of branded clothing in the UK. We’re delighted they’ve decided to join our Manchester Million campaign as well as sponsoring one of our community groups, Sporting Dynamite, with £1,000 worth of branded clothing plus a monthly donation of £100 for other groups throughout Greater Manchester.
Evolutia is a web design agency located in Manchester Science Park. They decided that they wanted to do more than just run their successful business and focus their corporate social responsibility to help local communities where they live and work. They have joined our Manchester Million campaign and we are really looking forward to working with them over the coming months. We posted their blog on our website here.
We’re also pleased that our friends at Kyocera Documents Solutions UK have renewed their support for our Manchester Million campaign. The company are a strong supporter of Forever Manchester’s, with an annual £1,000 donation as well as sponsorship of the programme at our 25th Birthday celebrations.