Events

Sunday 14 April 2024 – Adidas Manchester Marathon

The application process for places in the Adidas Manchester Marathon is now closed, but if you already have a place and you’re looking to support a local charity then we’d love to hear from you.  Why not get in touch and visit our base at Wood Street where you’ll see first hand the difference your fundraising will make to local children. You’ll receive one of our charity-branded t-shirts or vests to run in, as well as for help with your fundraising.

Drop us an email to fundraise@woodstreetmission.org.uk for more details. 

Sunday 26th May 2024 – Great Manchester Run

Join our team at the iconic Great Manchester Run, with its fast, flat route around Manchester City Centre.

Take on either a 10k or a half-marathon race distance this May, at an event with an electric atmosphere and crowds to cheer you on, the Great Manchester Run is a fantastic way to challenge yourself! You can go it solo, or team up with colleagues, family and friends.

Every participant will receive one of our charity running vests or t-shirts to represent Wood Street Mission on the day, and our team will be there to cheer you along on the day.

Book your place today: greatrun.org/events/great-manchester-run/

Set up your fundraising page here: woodstreetmission.enthuse.com/profile

By taking part in the Great Manchester Run 2024, you’ll be supporting our Smart Start project, which provides new school uniform for children affected by poverty in our local community.

Friday 28th June 2024 – Trafford Palazzo Abseil

Join our team for a thrilling 170ft outdoor abseil at the Trafford Palazzo. With two abseil lines running on the day, this is a great opportunity for a solo challenge, or to team up with colleagues, friends or family to make a difference.

Registration costs £60, and we ask that each participant raises a minimum of £100 to take part in this event.

On the day, a representative from our team will be there to cheer you along, and every participant will receive a Wood Street Mission t-shirt to wear proudly as you take on the tower!

Set up your fundraising page here: woodstreetmission.enthuse.com/profile

By taking part in this challenge, you’ll be supporting our Smart Start project, which provides school uniform for children affected by poverty. This ensures that they feel confident in the classroom, so that they can engage with their education.

Contact us or call 0161 834 3140 to find out more about taking on a challenge event for Wood Street Mission.