Author Archives: One World Centre

Food for All – SDG Art Competition 2023 launched

If there is enough food in the world to feed everyone, why are some people still going hungry? That’s a question we’re posing in our 2023 SDG Art Competition “Food for All”, based this year on the UN’s Sustainable Development … Continue reading

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Join us at Springfest Saturday 20th May

Saturday, 20th May 2023, sees a celebration of Spring at Springfest, taking place in the Top Hall at the Promenade Methodist Church in Douglas. The event is a collaboration between Café Lingo, The Welcome Project and the One World Centre. … Continue reading

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Thrilling finale to One World Charity Challenge 2023

A thrilling finals night saw a team from Ballakermeen High School scoop the top prize in this year’s One World Charity Challenge event, held at Babbage’s at the end of March. Representing the charity Advantage Africa, the Ballakermeen team gave … Continue reading

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DEC Turkey Syria Earthquake Appeal

We’re thrilled to say that our collection on the Isle of Man for the Turkey Syria Earthquake Appeal has now reached over £17,000! That’s an amazing amount and we’d like to thank everyone who donated and all those who made … Continue reading

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DEC Turkey Syria Earthquake Appeal update

We have collected over £8,000 for the DEC Turkey Syria Earthquake Appeal this weekend – thank you everyone who contributed. But we are not finished yet: we’re aiming to hold collections in Port Erin, Ramsey and Peel this coming weekend. … Continue reading

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DEC Turkey Syria Appeal – volunteer collectors needed

You will all have seen the news coverage from the terrible earthquakes that have caused such devastation and loss of life in both Turkey and Syria. While the race continues to find survivors in the rubble, tens of thousands have … Continue reading

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A big welcome to Charlotte

We’re delighted to welcome Charlotte Dutton as our Project Officer for The Welcome Project. This is a collaboration between the One World Centre and Cafe Lingo aimed at helping new arrivals to the Isle of Man settle more easily, particularly … Continue reading

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Could you be our Welcome Project Officer?

The Welcome Project is an exciting new collaborative project between the One World Centre and Cafe Lingo. Funded by the Manx Lottery Trust, it aims to help newcomers to the Isle of Man to settle on arrival, improve their English … Continue reading

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Secondhand clothes sale

Be more sustainable and save money! Come along to our secondhand clothes sale, Saturday 19th November 2022 at the Promenade Methodist Church, 1-4pm. Free entry and all proceeds to the One World Centre.

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Modern Slavery and the Isle of Man – A free talk for all

Could there really be modern slavery on the Isle of Man? What might it look like and what can we do to prevent it? Come along to our free talk to find out more. Despite the abolition of the slave … Continue reading

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