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SALFORD VOLUNTEERS JOIN COMMUNITY CAFE FOR MANCHESTERíS HOMELESS
 

Star date: 4th November 2017

SALFORD STREET SUPPORT JOINS PARTY PROTEST TO FEED HOMELESS

Volunteers from Salford Manchester Street Support joined Party Protest Manchester to host a Community Cafe for Manchester's Homeless today at Cross Street Chapel. With the event sponsored by KFC and Zouk Tea Bar and Grill, chicken, chips and curries were served to around one hundred homeless people, alongside giveaways of clothes and toiletries.

Full details here...


Today, homeless people were given meals at the Community Cafe for Manchester's Homeless held at Cross Street Chapel in Manchester City Centre.

Twenty volunteers from Salford, Manchester, Tameside and Liverpool helped to serve a choice of curry dishes and chicken and chips, while guests could also choose from a variety of clothes and toiletries.

"This is our regular community homeless cafe and we're sponsored this month by KFC, which is our permanent sponsor, and Zouk Tea Bar and Grill which has sponsored us for the second month" said Emma Mohareb from Party Protest Manchester which hosted the cafe alongside Salford Manchester Street Support.

"We've had people coming in here and then we also take food out onto the streets so probably up to one hundred people get fed" she added "Next month, we're going to be doing a Christmas dinner with chefs coming in from Styal, and we'll be approaching companies to sponsor Christmas events with tracksuits, coats and gloves."

Angela Barratt, from Salford Manchester Street Support, who was also out distributing Calvin Klein socks to the homeless yesterday (see here), implored more companies to get involved; "Everything donated goes directly to those on the streets" she explained.

To sponsor an event or get involved contact either Party Protest Manchester via its Facebook page (click here), or Salford Manchester Street Support via Facebook (click here)

For details of the Manchester Homeless Christmas Dinner Ė see the Facebook event page Ė click here

Sandie wrote
at 17:20:46 on 05 November 2017
Brilliant endeavour to feed and offer clean, new clothes to Manchester homeless, well done x x Angela is an Angel x

Felse 4 Facts wrote
at 11:04:04 on 05 November 2017
Lovely words Angela. Thank you for sharing.

Angela Penny Barratt wrote
at 19:58:27 on 04 November 2017
Great event for homeless people, with party Protest Manchester & Streetsupportsalfordmanchester.com / we directly help street homeless people, everyone got involved and we had lots of lovely volunteers, including two 15 year olds, we would like more young people to get involved, raising awareness of homelessness in our city centre, also I would like to thank everyone for there time , we also would like to ask companies in Salford and Manchester to help us to help more homeless people by donating. Thanks everyone x

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