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If U Care Share

Wednesday July 2, 2014 Help the If U Care Share Foundation win a National Lottery Award

Micah is calling on all his fans to help the If U Care Share Foundation – a charity he has supported since 2009 – win a National Lottery Award!

Alive & Kicking are offering the chance to win one of five limited edition animal-inspired footballs as part of their ‘Big Five’ Christmas raffle.

Thursday December 5, 2013 Alive & Kicking Big Five Raffle

Alive & Kicking, for whom Micah is ambassador, are offering the chance to win one of five limited edition animal-inspired footballs as part of their ‘Big Five’ Christmas raffle.

Thursday November 15, 2012 Micah-backed charity If U Care Share secure £400,000 funding

If U Care Share, a charity Micah has supported since 2009, has received a major boost after securing a £400,000 from the Big Lottery Fund (BLF).


BHI successfully beat the competition to be voted by the communities and people’s choice in the category of HEALTH AND WELLBEING Promotion.


Thursday November 3, 2011 Micah new Patron of Black Health Initiative in Leeds

Micah is the new Patron of Black Health Initiative in Leeds

Youngsters receive Diana Award

Sunday March 27, 2011 If U Care Share Youngsters Receive Diana Award

Micah has expressed his delight at the news that the founders of If U Care Share have been awarded a Diana Award for Excellence for their commitment to suicide prevention.

Kenyan school children receiving an A&K ball

Thursday April 1, 2010 Micah in Support of Alive & Kicking

The 2010 World Cup will draw eyes from around the globe to Africa and the greatest sporting event of all.

Micah wears 'if u care share' band

Monday September 28, 2009 If U Care Share Golf Day A Success

If U Care Share’s campaign to raise awareness about teenage suicide was handed a boost as a golf day, in memory of Daniel Hare, helped to raise £1,700 through an auction including items donated by Micah.

Micah presents the shirt

Tuesday June 9, 2009 Micah Lends his Support to Diabetes Centre

Micah Richards has lent his support to a Manchester-based diabetes group in an attempt to raise awareness about the disease.

if u care share band

Wednesday May 20, 2009 Micah to Wear Wristband in Support of IfUCareShare

Micah will show his support for a campaign that looks to encourage young people to discuss their problems rather than conceal them by wearing a wristband during Manchester City’s final home game of the season.

bobby moore

Thursday April 23, 2009 Micah joins 'There is Moore to know' campaign

Micah has joined several England teammates in a campaign by the Team England Footballers Charity to help raise the profile of the dangers of bowel cancer, the second most common cause of cancer deaths in the UK.


Monday March 23, 2009 Micah's Roots Keep Him Grounded

Micah has spoken to Players’ Club magazine, the official publication from the Professional Footballers Association, about the role his father played in his development and a forthcoming charitable trip to Ethiopia.


Friday January 9, 2009 Micah Splashes Out For Charity

Micah splashed the cash in the name of charity during team-mate Shaun Wright-Phillips’ charity auction at the City of Manchester stadium, with all proceeds going to the Education for the Children Foundation.

Micah visits Thomas Maxwell-Harrison.

Tuesday November 25, 2008 Micah visits Manchester hospital

Micah took time out from training to visit the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, but rest assured the reason was not injury or illness.

Wednesday October 1, 2008 Creative Cooperation Charity Work

A youth spent dribbling between various obstacles left on the local pitch, or shooting into makeshift goals with half-inflated footballs, had a lasting impact on Micah.

NHS Logo

Monday September 1, 2008 Nhs Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Fun Day

Manchester NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Centre held an Awareness Fun Day, which was an event to raise the profile of both of the disorders.

Ricky Hatton in training

Monday May 5, 2008 Micah Sparrs with Ricky

Micah sparred with Ricky Hatton as part of the Premier League’s Creating Chances project, this took place at the Bettabodies gym in Denton.

The Anthony Nolan Trust

Saturday September 1, 2007 Anthony Nolan Trust Fundraiser

In 2007, Year 11 pupils from Carr Manor High School in Leeds took on a project to raise awareness about the Anthony Nolan Trust.