Fundraising and development manager

Fundraising and development manager

Are you who we’re looking for? The Pankhurst Trust (Incorporating Manchester Women’s Aid  – PTMWA) has big plans for transforming The Pankhurst Centre and is looking for a Fundraising and Development Manager to help realise these ambitions. Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for developing and supporting the organisation’s heritage fundraising and development strategies during this exciting phase of The...

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Now open Sundays

Now open Sundays

We are now open on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month from 1-4pm   Our first Sunday opening on the 12th March coincided with @Manchester IWD Festival and saw the return of a young women claiming not only to be the third and forgotten daughter of Emmeline Pankhurst but the ‘best one’ to boot. I think her name was Adela … although she looked remarkably like live performance artist (and Pankhurst heritage volunteer) Charlotte...

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Mother’s Day 2017

Mother’s Day 2017

Where better to bring, quite possibly, the strongest women in your life for Mother’s Day? On Sunday 26th March we will be serving afternoon tea with cakes and scones provided by the Soroptimists and served by our Business Manager.

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Sunday 23rd April

Sunday 23rd April

Dr. Alison Ronan will give a talk and present a short film about the Women’s Peace Crusade of 1917-18, including a re-enactment of a rally held in Alexandra Park, Whalley Range. This is a free event.  Copies of Ali’s book about the Crusade will be on sale for £5. Oh, and look out for the Pankhurst tour guides who were moonlighting as extras in the filming, those Pankhurst women get everywhere!

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We want you!

The Pankhurst volunteers are an amazing, inspiring group of people, without whom we simply would not have achieved what we have over the past year. Yet to deliver upon our plans for the year ahead – we need more of you! We’re looking for volunteers across a number of different skill sets, in particular social media or to support our archiving project. Volunteering at The Pankhurst Centre can be an excellent way to enhance your personal or...

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