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Manchester Metro Bank Hosts Event to Celebrate International Women’s Day

23rd February 2023

Metro Bank’s Manchester store will be celebrating International Women’s Day (IWD) on Wednesday March 8th from 10am-12pm with a complimentary networking event in partnership with Music Action International, a charity that focuses on supporting people who have been through war and the struggles they face in a foreign country, at its Market Street store.

Ramsey Janini, Finance and Operations Manager for Music Action International, will be talking about the charity’s work with people in exile, displaced communities, refugee camps and post conflict settings. Manchester Metro Bank’s Store Manager, Nilany Vasantharasan will also be sharing her journey as a former refugee.

International Women's Day celebrates women's rights and inspires people to act in the ongoing fight for gender equality - this year’s IWD theme is Embrace Equity. 

‘’Anyone is welcome to come along and attend this event,’’ explains Manchester Metro Bank’s Store Manager, Nilany Vasantharasan. “As a signatory of the Investing in Women Code, we actively support women in business and we are looking to celebrate International Women’s Day in all our stores.”

Metro Bank’s Manchester store is located at 45 Market Street, M1 1WR. The store is open Monday – Saturday: 8:30am - 6pm, Sunday: 11am - 5pm.