The Manchester Munich Memorial Foundation

The Manchester Munich Memorial Foundation (MMMF) is dedicated to preserving the legacy of the Munich 1958 Air Disaster and ensuring that this legacy is handed on to future generations. 

We will endeavour, through raising charitable donations and through supporting charitable works in Manchester, Munich and Belgrade, to keep the memory of the Busby Babes preserved and enhanced.

The beneficiaries of our Foundation will be children’s/sports related charities in both Munich Germany and Belgrade Serbia and also in Manchester UK.

2020: Commemorations in Munich

It is expected that a small number of Reds will travel to Munich to commemorate the 62nd anniversary of the crash. Here is a rough agenda for the memorial ceremony that will take place at the ManchesterPlatz memorial site on the 6th Feb.

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Please Donate!

The Manchester Munich Memorial Foundation (MMMF) run an annual donation period via Just Giving. This runs from 1st January to 28th February every year and aims to raise money for our chosen charities in Munich, Manchester and Belgrade

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MMMF with MUFC in Belgrade

The MMMF had 2 representatives at the official commemoration ceremony held in Belgrade on 24th October 2019, to remember those who were lost in the 1958 Munich Air Disaster.

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Presentation of Ribbons to Murphy Family

On Sunday 21st July 2019, Brian “Molly” Mulholland from the MMMF presented the ribbons (taken from the wreath laid on behalf of all MUFC fans at this years memorial service in Trudering, Munich) to the family of Jimmy Murphy.

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Herr Hermann Memmel

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of Herr Hermann Memmel, the driving force behind the creation of our memorial site at Manchesterplatz.

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THANK YOU: Just Giving 2019

This years “Just Giving” for the MMMF closed on 28th February 2019. We raised a magnificent £3515.00, which, as it came from only 71 supporters, is a wonderful outcome. Just a handful of reds have contributed to a marvellous sum in the circumstances

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