The Nicky goes all tech to keep in touch with members

November 25, 2020 |

          Despite all the problems associated with the recent lockdown and prospects of a new tier system of restrictions, The Nicky Alliance Centre in Crumpsall, Manchester has worked relentlessly to maintain contact with its members and the elderly within Manchester’s Jewish Community.  This has been possible through The Nicky’s increasingly popular... View Article

WE REACHED OUR TARGET TO ENSURE THE FUTURE OF THE NICKY

October 26, 2020 |

WE REACHED OUR TARGET TO ENSURE THE FUTURE OF THE NICKY   A crowdfunding campaign which raised over £500,000 in just 36 hours has saved The Nicky from immediate closure The Nicky Alliance Centre, offering activities and support for the elderly, has been shut since March due to the pandemic. Following four years of operational... View Article

TELETHON RAISES OVER £19,000 FOR THE NICKY

July 16, 2019 |

Telethon raises over £19,000 for The Nicky The Nicky Alliance Centre’s 17th annual Telethon has raised over £19,000 for the charity which provides a daytime social club for senior members of the Manchester Jewish community. The event took place for the third year running at the offices of Brown Shipley in Spinningfields, Manchester. Throughout the... View Article

BRIDGE TOURNAMENT RAISES OVER £1,700 FOR THE NICKY

July 15, 2019 |

Bridge Tournament raises over £1,700 for The Nicky The annual Gerald Verber Duplicate Bridge Supper, held at Whitefield Golf Club, raised in excess of £1,700 for The Nicky Alliance Centre. Organised by sisters, Wendy Verber and Tracy Capel in memory of their father, this year’s competition was won by Dorothy and Stephen Mollins. Shelley Blackston,... View Article

MUSIC THERAPY AT THE NICKY

July 15, 2019 |

Music Therapy at The Nicky helps improve memory and communication As part of its developing programme of enhanced activities for its members The Nicky Alliance Centre has piloted music therapy to help those with memory loss and to help improve communication capability. The project, made possible by a grant of £2,300 from AJEX The Jewish... View Article

LORD LIEUTENANT OPENS THE NICKY ART EXHIBITION

July 15, 2019 |

The annual Nicky Alliance Centre Art Exhibition at the Maccabi Community and Sports Club in Prestwich was formally opened by Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Greater Manchester, Mr Warren Smith. The Lord Lieutenant met members of The Nicky who had produced all the work exhibited under the guidance of art tutor, Tracey Flasz. Impressed with... View Article