As part of the MIND Campaign burst Sporting Equals is working with grassroots community projects to deliver a number of events in key locations to help raise the importance of keeping active to maintain an active and healthy mind.
Muslimah Sports Association Wellbeing Event – Badminton session with information and advice session
Location; Crickelyford Place, Ilford
Partners, Muslimah Sports Association
For further information contact Sporting Equals 0121 7771375
Khizra Mosque – Ladies Group
Session – Coffee morning with light physical activity session and workshop with MIND
Location: Khizra Mosque, Cheetham Hill Road, Manchester
Partners – Sporting Equals Khizra Mosque, MIND,
Contact Umar Ahmed for further information 07920759770
Partners; Sporting Equals, MIND, Dery Foundation, Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health Trust, ODARA, Amirah Foundation
Location - ODARA – The network lounge, Moseley Road, Birmingham, B12 9AN
Further details about the event can be found through; https://www.eventbrite.com/e/womens-wellbeing-event-tickets-32611533976
or contact Sporting Equals.
The events enabled people to meet professionals and gain advice and support around mental health alongside engaging in physical activities.
BRITISH ASIANS IN SPORT & PHYSICAL ACTIVITY SUMMIT (BASPA) 2018
Breaking Boundaries City Leadership Events
Connecting Communities through Cricket, Breaking Boundaries, is a three-year project (2018 - 2021) bringing together young people, their families and communities, through regular engagement in cricket, playing, spectating and volunteering. The project will use the spark of the 2019 World Cup to make the most of crickets potential to bring different ethnic and faith communities closer together into one cricket community and foster mutual respect and friendships.
Black History Month 'COACH' Exhibition
To celebrate Black History Month, the Houses of Parliament will be host to a photographic exhibition, 'COACH', to showcase the contributions made by Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) coaches in athletics.
Sporting Equals has created a unique Leaderboard Academy in partnership with the University of Leicester, we are seeking suitable candidates to help support greater diversity within the boardrooms of sport.
Making Equals Slough
Slough Making Equals will take place on the 30th August at Slough and Eton School. The event which is supported by our Trustee Christine Ohuruogu will bring 100 young people together to help build bridges between local communities, develop skills and build a new generation of young leaders.
FA 'Bringing Opportunities to Communities' Consultation Forums 2018
Come along and have your say through the FA consultation forums which are taking place in October/November 2018