This year is a special Spirit of Manchester Awards it is our 10th Anniversary and also our first live, face to face event since 2019. As well as the live element we will also have a virtual event running alongside so more people can attend. Make sure you put the evening of Thursday 6 October 2022 in your calendar to celebrate the brilliant work of Manchester's voluntary, community and social enterprise sector. Have a look back at some of the highlights of the last nine Awards - Spirit of Manchester Awards 10th year
The competitive categories are now closed for nominations - See the shortlist
You can however still nominate to thank an individual or organisation in the People of Mcr catgeory: nominate now.
All the nominations (200 words max) will be included on our website. The deadline for the non-competitive People of Mcr category is 1 September 2022. You only need one nomination per organisation or individual in a category - it isn't the amount of nominations they get.
Here is a snapshot of the highlights from last year's Spirit of Manchester Awards - Spirit of Manchester Awards 2021 News shot
There are a number of ways you can become a supporter of our Spirit of Manchester Awards and help us celebrate and reward the voluntary and community sector for all their hard work. From supporting one of the Award categories and attending the event to donating a prize/token for our raffle - See more on how to be a supporter.
Spirit of Manchester Awards 2021 Winners and Nominees
Take a look at the winners from last year’s awards here
How it works
Click here for how the process works, how nominations are handled and how all of this happens