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Volunteer Centre Manchester

Volunteer Centre Manchester provides information, support and training to Manchester residents who want to volunteer.

We also support Manchester based organisations who want to recruit volunteers, need help and advice.

Manchester Directory

Find a community group or voluntary organisation in your area in our Directory of Voluntary and Community Groups.

Community Reporting

Why not become a Community Reporter or see how you could use Community Reporting with your service users. Have a look at the benefits of becoming part of the network of Community Reporters and some of the work we have already done.

Also see what training we offer in both Community Reporting and all aspects of marketing.

Hire our meeting rooms

We have excellent rooms available in different sizes to suit your needs at affordable rates.

We can provide refreshments and all the equipment you require for your meetings. There are discounts available for members Read more

Spirit of Manchester Awards 2016

This year's Spirit of Manchester Awards are open for nominations! Don't miss the chance to highlight and celebrate all the work you do in Manchester’s voluntary and community sector. Maybe you volunteer your time or you are part of a community group or you may be from a business that gives back to the community. Nominate

Manchester Gives More

The Manchester Gives More initiative is a call-to-action to everyone to give something back to this great city – whether it is making a charitable donation, volunteering time or simply spreading the word.

We want Manchester to be the most generous city in the UK, a city which prides itself supporting local organisations for the benefit of Manchester people and doing our part to respond to international emergencies and showing solidarity for those facing a crisis. Read more

Spirit of Manchester 2016 mini-grant programme

Its back - Macc is pleased to announce a new-and-improved round of our Spirit of Manchester 2016 mini-grant programme!
Grants up to £250 available to groups in North Manchester. Apply by 6 May Read more

Welcome to Manchester Community Central. This portal provides Manchester's voluntary and community groups with an extensive range of resources, information and tools designed to meet current and future development needs 

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