The Burngreave Messenger Limited

The Burngreave Messenger Limited

Charity information

The Burngreave Messenger Limited

The Burngreave Messenger is a Community Newspaper, produced by volunteers, which seeks to increase the confidence and engagement of the deprived community in which it is based.

Founded 1999

  • Mission statement

    To develop the capacity and skills of the members of the socially and economically disadvantaged community of the Burngreave ward in the city of Sheffield (the area of benefit) in such a way that they are better able to identify, and help meet, their needs and to participate more fully in society, in particular but not exclusively by the production and publication of a community newspaper.

  • Aims

    The Burngreave Messenger Limited aims to:

    • To increase awareness of services and opportunities available to Burngreave residents
    • To increase involvement by Burngreave residents in local groups and community activities
    • To increase confidence and pride in the Burngreave community and to increase understanding between different sections of the community
    • To enable greater participation in the Messenger project by Burngreave residents who might find it difficult to be involved
    • To increase the capacity of Burngreave residents to identify and address problems in their community
  • Overview

    Established: July 1999

    Registered Charity Number: 1130836

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 100

    Phone number: 0114 242 0564

    Address: Abbeyfield Park House, Abbeyfield Road, Sheffield, S4 7AT

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