20Jul
By: thebrick On: July 20, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Pupils at a Wigan special school were given an introduction to business as they turned fivers into fortunes to help homeless people. The Hope School put on an enterprise week where each team had to transform their modest start-up fund into as much money as possible in just five...

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29Jun
By: thebrick On: June 29, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Support our Holiday Hunger donation drive on Thursday 12th July and Friday 13th July, 12-6.30pm at Central Park, Montrose Avenue, Wigan to make sure children don’t go hungry during the summer holidays. 14.8% of children in the Wigan borough eligible for free school meals. That’s approximately 8243 children (based...

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19Jun
By: thebrick On: June 19, 2018 In: Events Comments: 0

Friends and colleagues past and present helped us celebrate our 10th birthday with a summer festival at the weekend. BrickFest, which was held on Saturday, at the Brickworks on Hodson Street, was set up to mark the support the charity has given to those who are homeless, in poverty or debt...

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06Jun
By: thebrick On: June 6, 2018 In: Events Comments: 0

It’s our 10th birthday! And to celebrate we’d like to invite you all to our birthday bash, The BRICKFEST, 16th June. We’ve got tonnes planned for our festival, including live music from; The Quaintest show on earth, a fantastic alternative folk band from Wigan. Their entertaining live show, is...

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19May
By: thebrick On: May 19, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0
By: thebrick On: May 18, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0

We couldn’t survive without the generous donations we receive every day. Everyone who gives deserves the right to know how we use their items. It’s why we’ve created a Social Impact Calculator so you can understand the value – and the impact – of your donations.  https://reuse-network.org.uk/impact-calculator/ At The...

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30Apr
By: thebrick On: April 30, 2018 In: Latest News Comments: 0

More than £25,000 has been raised for homeless charity – The Brick – thanks to a partnership with Wigan Athletic. The money raised since The Brick became the club’s official charity of the season last September has come from a series of events, from collections on match days, auctions...

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20Feb
By: thebrick On: February 20, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Thousands of people sleep rough every year. At The Brick our aim is to eradicate poverty and homelessness in our area.

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17Feb
By: thebrick On: February 17, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Generous secondary school pupils have been going the extra mile to support a Wigan charity after being moved by the plight of the homeless.

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01Jan
By: thebrick On: January 1, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

We are so proud and grateful to be the CHARITY OF THE YEAR

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