Strength, Courage, Determination

1-31 October 2020

A month of virtual and live events that explore the adversity that Black people have faced and how their strength, courage and determination has shaped society throughout history.

Coming up

1-31 October 2020

Our Youth Empowerment Service’s Youth Zones have online events throughout October for young people.  Check out their social media and weekly timetable. Insta: @youthzoneslbn @forestgateyouthzonelbn @becktonglobeyouthzonelbn @littleilfordyouthzonelbn @shipmanyouthzonelbn @detatchedyouthteamlbn FULL DETAILS +

1-31 October 2020
Forest Gate Library

​The Heritage Series is a mixed media  study of the cultural, familial and aesthetic rituals of black women from the Caribbean and the diaspora pre and post-Windrush. In the first... FULL DETAILS +

Monday 19 October, 7-8.30pm

In the current climate food insecurity is a very real concern, with more people having to choose between paying utilities and eating than ever before.  ACFC presents:  a community conversation... FULL DETAILS +

Tuesday 20 October, 7-8pm

An online photographic exhibition with interviews profiling five inspirational black women from Newham. This exhibition will highlight these positive role models, their hidden stories and achievements. FULL DETAILS +

Tuesday 20 October, 5-6.30pm

Dr Aisha Phoenix hosts a discussion about colourism – what it is and why it is important. The discussion will also feature colourism in the media, and in the context... FULL DETAILS +