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Sponsors of Centrepoint’s Manchester Sleep Out 2017

Centrepoint’s Manchester Sleep Out on Thursday 19 October will see hundreds of people, including over 90 of our colleagues, swap their beds for sleeping bags to raise funds to tackle youth homelessness. #SleepOutMCR

We are sponsoring the Sleep Out, which is part of a national fundraising event across the UK throughout October and November. Funds raised will support Centrepoint’s work with around 2,000 young people each year in Greater Manchester.

Read about the Centrepoint Sleep Out

Make money and make a difference with Good Money Week

Good Money Week (8-14 October) sponsored by The Co-operative Bank, brings together people from all walks of life and levels of income, financial advisers, charities, faith communities, student groups and financial institutions to help grow and raise awareness of the benefits of sustainable and ethical investment and finance.

Read about Good Money Week

25 years of making a difference

At The Co-operative Bank, we have always been driven by something different: an ethical approach to banking. It's why we were the first UK high street bank to introduce a customer-led Ethical Policy - a policy that's been shaped by over 320,000 customer responses since 1992.

Read about 25 years of ethics

Giving back to our community customers

Our Community Donation Fund helps charities and community groups that bank with us, like Stitches in Time, to fund vital projects.

Read about some recent beneficiaries

Helping children improve their confidence

Andrew Stavordale, one of our IT Project Managers, wanted to help school children feel more confident with numbers and their mental arithmetic skills. So he did something about it.

Read about Andrew Stavordale

99% of our electricity comes from renewable energy sources

In 2016, we sourced the vast majority of our electricity from renewable sources. Find out how we did this, and about our history of tackling climate change.

Read about us and renewables

We’ve offset over 100,000 tonnes of carbon

We go ‘beyond carbon neutral.’ Working with sustainable development experts ClimateCare, we offset whatever carbon we emit, plus 10% to tackle historic issues too. Though this, we support a diverse range of projects in Kenya, Ghana, Uganda and Cambodia.

Read about carbon offsetting

Protecting our environment

Our graduates embarked on a challenge to reclaim and rebuild Moston Fairway's marshland - helping to reduce wildlife decline in the area.

Read about Moston Fairway