Transforming Skills Education for schools in the Greater Manchester area

Savannah Wisdom is delighted to continue to offer our support to The Skills Builder Partnership that aims is to provide the essential skills that all of society needs to build for a successful and fulfilling life. The partnership research shows that these skills are directly correlated with higher grades, higher self-efficacy, higher aspirations and higher […]

Centre for Social Justice: ‘Out from the Shadows’ report on the additional barriers of no recourse to public funds

Having understood that a particular cohort of victims of modern slavery and domestic violence face additional barriers to accessing support and justice, i.e. those with no recourse to public funds, Savannah Wisdom funded the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) to research and explore the issue.  Read their report and recommendations here: https://www.centreforsocialjustice.org.uk/library/out-from-the-shadows Savannah Wisdom has previously […]

Manchester Culture Awards 2021

Savannah Wisdom are delighted to announce that we have been nominated in the Best Business Partnership Category in the forthcoming Manchester Culture Awards 2021! Along with our fantastic partners, B&M Community Fund, HOME Manchester and Manchester City Council, we worked in collaboration to offer small grants to those Freelancers who work in cultural activities in […]

Savannah Wisdom at new Ripples of Hope Festival

September saw a unique new five-day festival taking place in Manchester. Inspired by people and their stories, strength and creativity;  Ripples of Hope was a wonderful celebration of the power of people to make change.  An important topic at the Business and Investment Summit was the notion of regeneration for businesses and organisations, with Savannah Wisdom […]

Support for Cultural Hardship Fund & new Manchester initiative HOMEground

In March and April this year, Savannah Wisdom provided one-off hardship grants to Creative Freelancers in Manchester who were ineligible for The Government Covid-19 recovery scheme. In the most difficult period for the arts in recent years, we were really concerned that many creatives would be lost to the city without it. Alongside project partners, […]