The Burngreave Messenger is an independent community newspaper in the Burngreave Ward of Sheffield.
The purpose of the Burngreave Messenger is to build the capacity of Burngreave residents through the production of the Messenger newspaper and website.Why the community needs us
We aim to increase awareness of services and opportunities available to Burngreave residents; increase involvement by Burngreave residents in local groups and community activities; increase confidence and pride in the Burngreave community; enable greater participation in the Messenger project by Burngreave residents who might find it difficult to be involved; increase the capacity of Burngreave residents to identify and address problems in their community.Our impact on the community
Burngreave residents find out what is happening in their neighbourhood and how to get involved. About 130 volunteers contribute to the success of the Messenger; we also support over 100 local organisations to promote their services and activities, and support local businesses through advertising.