Citywise is a mentoring charity.

We work with schools and families to help young people, especially those living in disadvantage, to unlock their potential, live flourishing lives and make a positive contribution to society.

Latest News

Heroes Academy at St Monica’s High School

It may seem like winter is beginning to set in, but it was only last month that we ran our Manchester schools Summer Project: the Heroes Academy. We are so passionate about our Heroes Academies as not only do they support young people to become Everyday Heroes, but they helps them to grow in confidence, […]

Launch of Citywise Centre in Manchester!

It was 24 years ago this month (it’s August 2018 as I write this) that a group of students in Manchester ran a holiday club for local children in Hulme, just round the corner from the current Citywise offices. They wanted to offer a safe, positive environment for young people during the long summer holiday: […]

Citywise Family Day

Join with other local families on Saturday 1st September 1-3pm to celebrate the opening of the Citywise Centre in Rusholme! We will have a bouncy castle, face painters, tomobola, arts and crafts, a BBQ and ***NEWSFLASH*** a team from the LEGO store in Manchester Arndale running a minibuild stall! Entry is free and includes one […]

And the award goes to…

3,109 hours is the amount of time our mentors have given this academic year to the Citywise Challengers Programme, mentoring young people across Manchester and Glasgow.  Towards the end of our projects our mentors recommended each other for three awards and we want to share them with you….  *Mentor of the Year* Megan Halfacre and […]

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Upcoming Events

Manchester Welcome Evening

26
Sep
2018

We can’t wait to meet lots of new volunteers at our welcome nights! Before you can get started on a school project it is really important that you attend one of our welcome events and subsequent training events. If you’ve already applied, are thinking about applying, or are just interested to find out more, please sign […]

Glasgow Welcome Evening

2
Oct
2018

We can’t wait to meet lots of new volunteers at our welcome nights! Before you can get started on a school project it is really important that you attend one of our welcome events and subsequent training events. If you’ve already applied, are thinking about applying, or are just interested to find out more, please sign […]

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