Black History Month Callout

Got an Idea? Planning an event?
Do you need funding or support?

For more information contact Zainab Shaikh zainab.shaikh@newham.gov.uk. If you would like to discuss your ideas, contact Mohamed Hammoudan
07580 534 309 or at
mohamed.hammoudan@newham.gov.uk.

The strands/themes for 2019: 

  • Children and young people – aspiration, understanding history and the impact on life today, Intergenerational and schools; 
  • Diversity – all African and Caribbean communities, and mix of heritage;
  • Hair and food; 
  • Health and wellbeing;
  • Inclusion, tolerance and respect of differences;
  • LGBT+ POC (People of Colour) history; 
  • Musical history and heritage;
  • Sharing cultural experiences and Slavery 

Submission deadline 10am 5 August