By: the_brick_janet On: August 10, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

  The Brick Needs You! We have launched a Summer fundraising Month for the whole of August, to celebrate the Birthdays of The Brick Shop (40), The Brick Project (9), The Brick Works (3) and we want as many people as possible to hold a fundraising event to raise funds...

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27Jul
By: the_brick_janet On: July 27, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

  The Brick Shop has been around for 40 years, The Brick Project for 9 and the Brick Works for 3. So we had a little birthday party and launched our Fundraising Month. During the month of August, we are asking everyone in Wigan & Leigh – businesses, community...

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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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04May
By: the_brick_janet On: May 4, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

Help make sure no child in Wigan goes hungry this summer with a Tin Sculpture Challenge Schools and youth groups are being urged to take part in a Tin Sculpture Challenge – to help make sure no child in Wigan is going hungry this summer. The Tin Sculpture Challenge...

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By: the_brick_janet On: April 27, 2017 In: Latest News Comments: 0

We are pleased to say that we can accept online grocery deliveries directly to our Food Bank during opening hours (Mon – Fri 9am to 4.30pm) If we have enough regular deliveries, it helps us to protect the Food Bank from the shortages that we sadly experience. Deliveries can...

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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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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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