Our mission in Manchester is to help spread the City of Sanctuary network to Manchester making it united in being a welcoming city, open and fair for all. After all, we are a city built my migrants. We want to create a more inclusive and welcoming city to those seeking sanctuary who bring skills, enterprise, music, food and hard work to enrich our city. We run monthly conversation clubs and meals as well as offering practical projects and signposting services. You can find more about us here.
Manchester City of Sanctuary has charity status: Ref number 1168839.
Hear from some of our members on why they came to City of Sanctuary:
“I come to conversation club to make friends and because of the solidarity”
“I don’t want to stay home alone”
“I want to meet new friends and improve my English”
“I get information and advice from other people in my situation”
“I come to conversation club to make new friends and meet new people”