Free Double Donations to Fund Christmas for the Homeless in Manchester

Date: 29/11/2023
Author: Abigail Noonan
Company: Lifeshare

Manchester's oldest homelessness charity, Lifeshare, is askign for the help of the public to raise funds to support their annual 7-day indoor Christmas offer for rough sleepers, the homeless, and those suffering from food and fuel poverty. This project served 2200+ Meals in 2022 and with rising demand on their weekly services the charity expects to serve more than 3000 this year.

THe charity has been given the opportunity to take part in the Big Give's matched giving Christmas Campaign this year to help raise the estimated £30,000 needed to run the project which serves hot meals from December 23rd-29th along with providing warm showers, dry clothes, supports like opticians, podiatrists, barbers, and cold weather accommodation referrals. The project also features live musical performances, games, and art workshops to bring the holiday cheer!

To donate to support this project you can go to their Big Give Page: https://donate.biggive.org/campaign/a056900002RXsLkAAL
For more information about the charity's work or to find out how your team can get involved you can email abby@lifeshare.org.uk