UIA would like to congratulate Patrick Gleave and the whole of Unite NW/54 Queens Road branch for winning £1250 from UIA’s branch of the year competition in recognition of all your good charity work within your community.
Firstgroup, have a work location of around 350 employees. Throughout the year they organized and supported local charity events along with Fable (epilepsy), Manchester Children’s Hospital & Debra. They have direct support for these charities through local events such as celebrity football matches, charity bike rides, Easter egg collection, and toy collection. They continually run cards etc. throughout the year. Integrating with the local community through football teams, snooker teams etc. The branch also support Manchester Gay Pride weekend. Throughout all these events Unite the Union is promoted which not only highlights our place of work but our unions ideals to integrate with and support local communities. The branch has had amazing & heartfelt responses from the communities and charitable bodies for their input.