Abram Ward Community Cooperative is a Registered Charity (Abram Ward Community Charity; Number 1163945), that was created to complete the asset transfer of Platt Bridge Community Zone.
Platt Bridge Community Zone was initially built by the local community in 1999 but in 2001 was taken over by Wigan Council to help support its growth within the community.
.:What we do:
The Cooperative develops capacity building with the Abram Ward area and works in partnership with all community groups, and venues in the Ward to help provide services to address the needs of the community.
~ We believe in locally grown businesses, that trade for the benefit of our communities. ~
Develop Community Businesses –
To promote the growth of Community Businesses and help to shape a vision for Abram Ward via a Neighbourhood Plan, utilising Community Businesses as a way to deliver the vision…
Connecting the Community –
To support a Community Hub network and Community Assets building within Abram Ward, via the provision of services which reflect local needs and demands within Abram Ward and the Wigan Borough.