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Summer Picnic Event – Experience Days Donation

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We would like to thank Experience Days for donating a £50 voucher as a raffle prize for our ‘Park clean up and Family Picnic Event’ which will take place on the 4th of September 2021. All the money raised at the event will go towards the costs of running our charity and helping the BME […]

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Family Picnic and Clean up 19.6.21

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On the 19th of June 2021 International Community Organisation of Sunderland (ICOS) organised a ‘Family Picnic and Clean up’ Event in Backhouse Park to celebrate Refugee Week. The event was a great success; the day was packed with fun activities for families across the whole of Backhouse Park! We are delighted to receive such positive […]

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Connecting Communities football match

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CITY PARTNERS IN SUNDERLAND are joining the team to support the annual, national Amnesty International UK ‘Football Welcomes Refugees’ campaign. The campaign was first Launched in April 2017 to celebrate the contribution refugees and asylum seekers make, not only to football but to all aspects of community life. Across the country, the campaign encourages football […]

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Steps into STEM event – case study

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On Friday 12th of March 2020 we have delivered a ‘STEPS into STEM’ event for BME women to celebrate British Science week. The event was funded by British Science association. It was a very successful and engaging event, we had 13 attendees in total and we heard wonderful presentations about women’s representation within the STEM […]

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ICOS Women Group – Trip to York on 15 August 2020

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On Saturday 15th of August, we had our first women’s group trip to York organised by ICOS. You can watch the video here. Video credited @Konstantina Thomaniku Our trip started with a private walking tour around York with a guide, we found out many interesting and fun facts and stories about York including York Minster, […]