All funds raised go to Manchester City F.C City in the Community Foundation (Charity number 1139229), to fund their work uplifting the health of young people across Manchester through football. City in the Community are a UK registered charity, and the official Club charity of Manchester City Football Club. More information about their work can be found at https://www.mancity.com/city-in-the-community
City in the Community conducts regular impact measurement through participant surveys, coach reports and feedback from local schools they operate in. Results are published in the community section of Manchester City FC’s annual report, the latest version of which can be accessed here: https://www.mancity.com/annualreport2021/citc.html
Manchester City FC has pledged to donate £5 for every product from its Christmas clothing range sold in its retail store in November and December 2022, to City in the Community. This includes a hat and scarf set, dressing gown, Christmas jumpers, and pyjamas. In addition, Manchester City FC will match cash donations on a 1:1 basis, which are made to City in the Community via Club channels throughout November and December (so a £1 donation would be matched by Manchester City contributing an amount equal to £1) subject to a maximum donation of £75,000. This is known as ‘match funding’. The overall Manchester City FC donation is subject to the campaign limits set out below.
Overall, Manchester City FC will contribute a maximum of £75,000 to City in the Community through this campaign, and a minimum of £25,000. This includes through matched donations and donations linked to Christmas retail clothing product sales.
Manchester City FC will make it’s donation no later than 28 February 2022.
Yes, City in the Community access multiple donations and fundraising opportunities from Manchester City FC each year as well as in kind support, including staff time, volunteering, shared office services, player engagement, training for young leaders, connectivity with a global network of youth led community football projects supported through the Clubs global Cityzens Giving programme, and year-round advocacy on Club channels.
Donations made in the City Store after the point of purchase are processed by Adyen and are subject to fees, full details of pricing for different payment methods can be viewed here. All donations made via Adyen are subject to Adyen’s Terms & Conditions which can be viewed here.
Donations made via Man City’s ticketing website will be transferred in full to City in the Community and are not subject to any fees or deductions.
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