The Mayor of Greater Manchester’s Charity – Covaid-19: Helping the vulnerable in Manchester

The Mayor of Greater Manchester’s Charity was registered in October 2018 and officially launched in April 2019. With Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham fronting the campaign, the charity’s top priority was the issue of rough sleeping and homelessness in Manchester. However, the charity’s broader objective of tackling social issues in Greater Continue Reading

Sunday Times Giving List 2019

The top 25 most giving and charitable millionaires in the United Kingdom. Rank – Name – 2019 wealth (million) – Donations (million) – Giving index (%) – Beneficiaries 1 – Jonathan Ruffer – 151 – 317.5 – 210.23 – Community, arts, social, heritage 2 – Kenneth Townsley – 120 – Continue Reading

Eid al-Adha: The Festival of The Sacrifice and Charity Work on a Global Scale

This week Muslims commemorated the largest festival of the Islamic calendar, Eid al-Adha, the Festival of The Sacrifice. This festival, or Eid, occurs upon culmination of the Hajj pilgrimage, which takes place once a year, during which Muslim pilgrims converge on Mecca and fulfil rituals relating to certain traditions mentioned Continue Reading