Tackle4MCR
  • Introducing Tackle4MCR

    Roland Dransfield is thrilled to be working with Tackle4MCR. Tackle4MCR is a combined effort of Manchester City captain, Vincent Kompany, and the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, to address rough sleeping and homelessness on the streets of our city-region.

    Tackle4MCR will catalyse, promote, organise and manage three fundraising initiatives following a considered approach spanning the full length of the football season, for the benefit of the Greater Manchester Mayor’s Homelessness Fund.

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  • 01

    The launch

    On Wednesday, 26th September Roland Dransfield helped to launch Tackle4MCR. An intimate event with some of the region's most influential business people. This was our first round of fundraising.



  • 02

    Fundraising Gala Dinner

    On the 4th of February Tackle4MCR will be holding an exclusive fundraising gala dinner in collaboration with the Manchester Deansgate Hilton.

  • 03

    #FootballFriday

    In partnership with the Manchester Evening news, we will be launching #FootballFriday - a paticipative region wide event aiming to engage with schools and communities to raise awareness and funds about homelessness in Greater Manchester.

  • 04

    Gala Testimonial match

    In association with Manchester City, Tackle4MCR will hold a gala testimonial football match in August 2019.

  • 05

    Roland Dransfield

    Roland Dransfield is hounoured to be offering media relations and social media support for Tackle4MCR throughout the campaign. All proceeds from the activity will go to the Mayor’s Fund for Homelessness, managed by the Homelessness team of the Greater Manchester Combined Authority, to finance their ‘A Bed Every Night’ action plan.



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