Faye Mooney Legacy Fund

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Faye Mooney Legacy Fund Faye Mooney Crowdfunding Faye Mooney was an Aid Worker who died in a gun attack in the Kaduna region of Nigeria on 19 April 2019. At the time of her death Faye was working as a Communications Specialist for the aid charity Mercy Corps in Nigeria, and had been closely involved […]

Eden Aesthetics’ story

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Eden Aesthetics Story “The credit union has helped us turn an idea into a business!” You’d be forgiven for thinking the financial sector isn’t always a glamorous one, but this story could well change your mind. One of our members, Chloe, secured a loan from us to help set up her own business, Eden Aesthetics, […]

Ryan’s Story

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A Marketer's Journey My name’s Ryan and I came into the credit union world blissfully unaware of the positive impact the organisation could have on its community. So, a brief summary of a credit union is that we are not-for-profit co-operatives that provide a saving and lending service to our community. South Manchester Credit Union […]

£19,000 Grant from Lloyds Banking Group

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South Manchester Credit Union Awarded £19,000 through Lloyds Banking Group Development Fund South Manchester Credit Union has been awarded a £19,280 grant by Lloyds Banking Group to fund costs and equipment for a Business Development role. South Manchester Credit Union offers savings accounts and affordable loans to everyone living or working in South Manchester. The […]

AGM

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AGM We are inviting all members to join us on 12th March for our annual AGM. 2017 has been an exciting year for the credit union and we want to share the accomplishments that we, as a community, have made. Our membership has grown along with the amount of savings we hold and the number […]

Jonathan’s Story

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Jonathan’s Story ‘The credit union allowed me to actually graduate’ – This is one of a thousand ways a credit union can help and this, in particular, was how we helped Jonathan. Jonathan, a Masters’ student, was working part-time whilst attending university. He was a hard-working student and his graft was rewarded with a conditional […]

Brenda’s Story

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Brenda's Story A credit union is for everyone. Whatever the circumstances, you can rely on help and support from your credit union. Brenda, a South Manchester Credit Union member, experienced this when she went through her own financial difficulties. Brenda and her husband did not always have the financial security they do now. Once being […]