With a little help from our friends

With a little help from our friends

Long-time supporters of DMSF, KIND, have generously donated a further 24,000 KIND bars and snacks to the Foundation for distribution to the many young people on DMSF programmes. KIND, the makers of nutritious snack bars, are committed to supporting as many charities...
Skills4Life

Skills4Life

DMSF has started the rollout of its digital Skills4Life programme which uses an innovative tool that empowers our young people to connect with their personal development. Skills4Life gives our young people access, via a digital dashboard, to information about how well...
Jessie’s wall

Jessie’s wall

DMSF staff and young people have been involved in reinvigorating an art project that celebrates the life of teenager Jessie James, who was shot dead in a park in the Moss Side area of Manchester 15 years ago. Friends of schoolboy Jessie James painted the colourful...
DMSF secures £10,000 Awards for All grant

DMSF secures £10,000 Awards for All grant

DMSF has successfully secured a £10,000 grant through the National Lottery ‘Awards for All’ funding programme, to continue its popular ‘Powerhouse Group’ project supporting vulnerable young people in Greater Manchester. The ‘Powerhouse Group’ project, which has been...
Rewriting the rules

Rewriting the rules

Charities are facing a complex new reality as a result of Covid-19. To ensure its programmes are fit for purpose, DMSF has further developed its governance framework thanks to an innovative partnership project with the Young Guns Leadership Programme at Laing...
Back to school

Back to school

It’s back to school for DMSF Programme Manager, Bex as she embarks on a Post Graduate Certificate in International Sports Management at the University of London. Bex secured a place on this prestigious course as a result of winning The World Academy of Sport (WAoS)...