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Over 4,000 children given a very happy Christmas

13th January 2022
Over 14,000 Christmas presents distributed to children who are living in poverty.

Volunteer Driver Urgently Needed

6th December 2021
We really need a volunteer driver to help with our Christmas project.

It’s officially all about Christmas!

3rd November 2021
We're pausing the Family Basics project to make room for Christmas!


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Our latest Referral Form is available to download from our website for workers looking to refer a family to us for support #Manchester #Salford #Poverty woodstreetmission.org.uk/support-for-fa…

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Well-loved TV star Jay Blades learnt to read at 51 with @ReadEasyUK. Why not make it your New Year's resolution to learn to read or encourage someone you know to follow Jay's lead? Wednesday 26 January 9pm BBC 1 facebook.com/readeasywythen…

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Today is #PenguinAwarenessDay, a wonderful little bird that children find fascinating. Here’s some useful facts to share with your children later! #Penguin #Educate #Nature twitter.com/AntarcticRepor…

Happy Penguin Awareness Day! Know your penguins: there are 18 species, many threatened or endangered; all found in the Southern Hemisphere, though the Galapagos live on the Equator. The Emperor penguin is the tallest at more than 1m #PenguinAwarenessDay pic Peppermint Narwhal
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@ClaimTwo Thanks guys

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Jan 20

Such a fun way to suppprt us, thanks so much @MustardResearch #WoodStreetXmas #Poverty twitter.com/MustardResearc…

Thank you to all our clients and partners that got involved with our #Xmas #Charity initiative - we have raised £150 for @WoodSt_Mission - and had a lot of fun doing it too! #makingthedifference
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Jan 20

A big thank you yet again to the good guys over at @ClaimTwo. Yet another cracking bike on its way out #Cycling #Manchester #Poverty #Health

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