20Nov
By: admin_thebrick On: November 20, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

We wouldn’t be able to deliver our work to rebuild lives across the borough if it wasn’t for the vital support of our volunteers. From sharing skills at the Brick Works, supporting our Crisis Intervention Service at the Brick Project to helping us to fundraise, there are plenty of...

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20Nov
By: admin_thebrick On: November 20, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

The Brick Project and its foodbank will once again be organising and delivering festive hampers  to make sure people and families facing poverty and homelessness get goods and gifts that will support them this Christmas. You can help us this year by donating to one of our donation points any of...

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16Nov
By: admin_thebrick On: November 16, 2017 In: Events Comments: 0

With the support of parkrun and Wigan Athletic, The Brick ‘5k for 5k’ run has been rescheduled due to poor weather to  Saturday the 12th January at 9am at Haigh Hall. We’re looking for 100 supporters to run or walk the 5k course in their favourite festive jumper or full Santa...

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16Nov
By: admin_thebrick On: November 16, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Football fever has reached The Brick and we can help you make a Latics fan’s Christmas with exclusive signed merchandise on offer. Not only will you be a hit on Christmas day with your loved one for bagging them a top present, you will also be helping to raise...

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13Sep
By: admin_thebrick On: September 13, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

We are delighted to announce The Brick as the 2017-18 official charity partner for Wigan Athletic. The partnership will be officially launched at this Saturday’s Sky Bet League One match versus Bristol Rovers, with the players warming up in branded t-shirts, match day collections inside and outside the DW Stadium...

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01Sep
By: admin_thebrick On: September 1, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

I am delighted to announce that Rugby League legend Shaun Edwards has decided to support our mission to rebuild lives across Wigan borough by becoming a patron for the charity. Shaun is our first official patron and we’re honoured and excited to have a living Rugby league legend to...

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14Jun
By: admin_thebrick On: June 14, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

On Tuesday 13th June, we welcomed Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, as he made his official announcement that his Homelessness Fund is open for applications from charities across the region. Andy Burnham has pledged to eradicate rough sleeping by 2020 and launched the fund on his first day in office by adding 15...

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By: admin_thebrick On: April 10, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

    Come and make a difference! Join The Brick fundraising team in Wigan to help us smash our Rebuilding Lives fundraising campaign, and make sure no person in our community is left behind. What does the role involve? This voluntary role is within the fundraising team to deliver...

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17Mar
By: admin_thebrick On: March 17, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

The Brick operations director, Louise Green, talks about dealing with the question most commonly asked of The Brick team: how should we help people on our streets? Growing up in Canada, I remember walking everywhere with my dad, and if ever we saw someone on the street asking for...

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