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.

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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 […]

6 Reasons why we love our mentors

1. They could be somewhere else We know what it’s like, too many assignments to write… your current Netflix binge to be watched. It can be hard to find time to give away. Instead, our mentors give 2-3 hours a week on a Citywise project in a local school to meet with their mentee because […]

Meet the Mentor: Audrey Schneider

Hi Audrey, so you’re a student in Manchester studying Education, but for everyone at home, you don’t sound British, where are you from? Is my English accent not convincing enough?! I’ll keep working on it! I’m actually from the good old United States of America, born and raised in a state called Ohio, LeBron James […]

Heroes Academy 2018: Rusholme

Superhero Summer Fun! Citywise is delighted to offer a week’s summer holiday project for children going into Y5 or Y6 in September who live in Rusholme, Longsight, Moss Side or nearby. Using the theme of superheroes, children will have an opportunity to do sports, drama, fun games, make new friends and refresh their numeracy and […]

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