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    Book Appeal 2019

    Donate new books for 0-16 year olds and help transform the lives of local children through reading. Why not donate your favourite book as a child?

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    Support for Families

    We support families living on a low income in Manchester and Salford, who struggle to make ends meet. We offer help with the practical things that can make a big difference to everyday life.

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  • 150 Years of Supporting Local Children

    In 2019 we are recognising our 150th anniversary as a charity. We have a long and varied history but our focus has always been to support families living in poverty in Manchester and Salford.

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  • SmartStart

    In 2018, we were able to help 3,199 children have a smart start to the beginning of the new school year by providing uniform and other school essentials.

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  • #150forWoodStreet

    Help us celebrate our 150th anniversary by joining our #150forWoodStreet campaign!

    You create your own challenge with the theme of '150' - the more unique and creative the better!

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LATEST NEWS

August- Nearly as expensive as Christmas?

17th April 2019
2019 is the 5th year for SmartStart, the school uniform project that last year helped 3,199 children from Manchester and Salford look and feel great.
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Easter 2019

30th March 2019
The lasting impact of a good book.

By God It’s Books!

28th March 2019
Have you booked your place at our *FREE* heritage talk yet? Only limited places available so please don't miss out.

twitter@WoodSt_Mission

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How wonderful is this lady? @helentonge has managed to ‘Escape from Alcatraz’ 3 times by swimming three different routes, she’s our very own mermaid and we think she’s absolutely fantastic!!! Congratulations Helen and a massive thank you #escapefromalcatraz #mermaid

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Apr 21

@thebeehivetrust That’s cracking news, it was such a warm day, thank you so so much. We are very proud of them too #150forWoodStreet

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At #Easter, it's important to remember those who are less fortunate than us. Books are a brilliant way of encouraging kindness and compassion in children - why not try one of these titles? booktrust.org.uk/booklists/k/ki… Illustration: Erika Meza

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Apr 21

It seems only right that we share this list after your incredible response to our recent Book Appeal. Happy Easter everyone, hope you have a wonderfully sunny day and thank you for your support. booktrust.org.uk/booklists/e/ea…

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Apr 21

Have a great day everyone and thank you #150forWoodStreet twitter.com/thebeehivetrus…

Our little bees will be climbing #Snowden and raising money for #150woodstreetmission Here they are donating some books for their #easter #book #club @WoodSt_Mission justgiving.com/fundraising/ha…
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Apr 20

The fab team from @thebeehivetrust will be walking up Snowdon tomorrow for us and we’re so grateful. Don’t forget plenty of water, it’s going to be a gorgeous day. twitter.com/thebeehivetrus…

Our little bees will be climbing #Snowden and raising money for #150woodstreetmission Here they are donating some books for their #easter #book #club @WoodSt_Mission justgiving.com/fundraising/ha…
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