Kanya King MBE founded and established the MOBO Organisation in 1996 to recognise the outstanding achievements of artists who perform music in genres such as Gospel, Jazz, RnB, Soul, Reggae and Hip Hop.
The MOBO Awards is celebrating its 21st anniversary with a stellar line-up of acts with Tinie Tempah, Craig David and Clean Bandit a few of the stars taking to the stage. The UK's leading celebration of urban music and culture will take place on Friday night at Glasgow's SSE Hydro.
Award categories include:
Best Female Act
Best Hip Hop Act
And many more go check out the full list and nominees here.
In special recognition features a sporting icon and role model to many females. This year Double Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams will be celebrated alongside Ms Dynamite for paving the way for future generations of talent. Nicola Adams will lay her paving stone in her home town of Leeds where she already has a golden post box.
The second session of the Leaderboard Academy will take place on the 17 & 18 January 2019 in partnership with Sporting Equals and the University of Liecester.
Community Coordinator/Activator BIRMINGHAM (PART TIME) One Day a week
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.