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Upcoming Events for 2021

Welcome Folks! Please see some events which will be held over the coming months from our partner organisation Levenshulme Inspire Taskforce

Monday
10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday
Closed
Thursday
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday
Closed
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed
National Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week

We’re taking an opportunity during #nationalvolunteerweek to thank our amazing volunteers at LGN. They really do go above and beyond – whether it’s taking our service users for trips out, helping with gardening tasks, or putting aside their time for a chat and a cup of tea every week. Our volunteers gave 11,500 hours of… Continue Reading

No Going Back

Our coordinator Ray Olaniyan has made a fantastic contribution to MACC’s ‘No Going Back’ publication this month. It features articles from leaders of voluntary sector organisations in Gorton and Levenshulme, who share their experiences and views of working at a neighbourhood level during the Covid-19 crisis. You can read his article below! NO GOING BACK… Continue Reading

Christmas Wrapping!

On the final week on the run up to Christmas, the LGN elves have been busy packing Christmas food hampers for our clients. The packs include food essentials, chocolatey treats and mince pies to be enjoyed over Christmas – and we have some lovely hand-written cards too, for those who may be spending Christmas alone.… Continue Reading

Thanks Asda!

Thanks Asda!

One of our big ‘thank you’s’ this week goes to the wonderful staff at Asda, Levenshulme, led by manager Anna. This month, they donated £50 worth of groceries to LGN and the Inspire Centre, to help feed those in need during these troubling times. Thanks so much! Continue Reading

Thanks to all our supporters!

Thanks to all our supporters!

Like many other charities, COVID-19 has bought some unique and pressing challenges to LGN. Changing the way we offer befriending, adapting to meet an increased need from our members, and working on our digital inclusion project have all been the focus of the last three months. We’d like to thank our funders who are helping… Continue Reading

A Trip Down Memory Lane

A Trip Down Memory Lane

Those of you who have been listening to our radio slot on ALLFM will know we are always looking for song requests – particularly if they have a story or memory behind them. This week, LGN member Carol requested her favourite singer Elvis – and told us about the day their paths crossed…. “It all… Continue Reading

A Garden Makeover !

A Garden Makeover !

A delightful thought for the weekend guys, one of our volunteers told us that a garden is, ‘a place where one can let the light come in.’ We would like to give a shout to our volunteer gardener James who did a fantastic job for one of our clients this weekend as you can see…🌞🤓(no… Continue Reading

Levenshulme Good Neighbours