Date: 31/01/2019
Author: Greater Manchester Youth Network
Company: Greater Manchester Youth Network

Chamber members Greater Manchester Youth Network have been announced as Manchester Law Society's President's Charity of the Year and charity partner for this year’s Manchester Legal Awards.

Greater Manchester Youth Network, established in 2007, is a charity which creates opportunities for disadvantaged young people from across Greater Manchester and is really excited about the partnership.

The charity aims to support young people through various training and education projects aimed at cultivating the confidence and skills necessary for employment.

Alex Fairweather, CEO at Greater Manchester Youth Network said; “We’re thrilled to be the charity partner for Manchester Law Society and also the Manchester Legal Awards, one of the most prestigious legal events in the country.

“The night will be a great opportunity to celebrate the brilliant legal work carried out over the year, and we hope to raise the profile of Greater Manchester Youth Network.

“We’re grateful of the support from the Manchester Law society along with the other firms involved in the event. We hope to continue helping the young people of Manchester long into the future”.

Michelle Garlick, President of the Manchester Law Society said; “The Greater Manchester Youth Network is an admirable charity which is doing fantastic work for young people across Manchester.

“It’s vital that everyone is given the same chance to thrive, and this charity provides key training, education and development opportunities designed to prepare young people for the working world.

“They provide an irreplaceable service and we are proud to have them as our charity partner.”

For further information please visit their website HERE or if you would like to speak to Greater Manchester Youth Network please contact Kate Thomas, Senior Fundraiser on 0161 234 2950 or email her at