This Christmas we will be raising funds for our Christmas Appeal to support families in Manchester, Stockport, Trafford and Tameside experiencing hardship, our target is around £6000. Donations will go towards emergency food parcels for children over half-term, filling food banks across all four areas and new toys for children who would otherwise expect to wake up to no present on Christmas day.

If would like to contribute the link to our Christmas Appeal is:

All donations are appreciated.


You can also donate non-perishable food and hygiene products and brand new unwrapped toys and books suitable for children aged 0-16.

There is a list below of non-perishables we are looking for.
We can collect any donation or you are welcome to drop off. 

Please spread the word to loved ones and neighbours,

maybe you could get them involved with a family / work /

neighbour or WhatsApp group collection.
Please email us at or signup on via our website page Christmas Street Collection


Thank you

Things that we are currently looking for are:

Long life goods such as long life milk

tinned food, rice, dried pulses, pasta, cereal, oats, condiments and spices, tinned fruit, tinned fish, biscuits, broth and stock, juices, soap, cleaning products, toothpaste, toiletries, shampoo and conditioner, shower gel, deodorant, incontinence pads, feminine hygiene products such as sanitary towels and wipes, magazines and puzzle books, festive themed foods like mince pies, selection boxes, cream crackers, festive chocolates/biscuits, stuffing etc.

New toys and books for all ages 0-16.

All of our volunteer shopper slots have been filled, anyone already signed up will get an email or text soon if selected. Thanks for applying!

Collection dates:

Every Sunday: Following areas

1/11/20  South Manchester

8/11/20 Trafford

15/11/20 Stockport
22/11/20 Tameside

29/11/20 North Manchester

Last collection date / deadline

6/12/20 South Manchester

Drop off every Saturday -
please email for address.

Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising free donations for Dear Neighbour Manchester with easyfundraising?
There are over 4,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation – including eBay, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, and M&S – and it won’t cost you a penny extra to help us raise funds.
All you need to do is:
1. Go to and join for free.

2. Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first to find the site you want and start shopping.

3. After you’ve checked out, the retailer will make a donation to Dear Neighbour Manchester at no extra cost to you whatsoever!
There are no catches or hidden charges and Dear Neighbour Manchester will be really grateful for your donations.
Thank you for your support.

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