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30 Schools Across South London Receive Laptops to Support Education in Lockdown

BCBN in sponsorship with Henley Homes plc distributed 100 laptops to over 30 schools in south London to children most at risk of falling behind in their education during the latest lockdown. Local schools across Battersea, Tooting and Putney are set to benefit from the technology which will play a vital role for those struggling … Continue reading 30 Schools Across South London Receive Laptops to Support Education in Lockdown

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Khidmat Muslim Women in Prison Project

Khidmat Centres seeks to enable grassroots communities to maximise their potential. At the heart of this, Khidmat Centres aspires to tackle difficult and often overlooked causes such as disability, gender equality, age discrimination and criminality. BCBN funded the making of a ground-breaking short film with Muslim women post prison release to document their experiences of … Continue reading Khidmat Muslim Women in Prison Project

Exclusion to Empowerment: Tackling Youth Violence

BCBN committed to support the efforts of three leading youth charities, Khulisa, Redthread and StreetDoctors, to address the full cycle of violence and crime. The aim was to support young people at three high-risk transition points in their lives and provide holistic support to divert them towards a positive future. From Jan 2019-2020, the three … Continue reading Exclusion to Empowerment: Tackling Youth Violence

The Muslim Fostering Project Report Launch

Supported by BCBN, The Fostering Network embarked on a national programme in partnership with Mercy Mission UK and My Foster Family, which aimed to highlight areas of challenge in the current system and encourage greater emphasis on elements of faith and identity when placing a Muslim child with a foster family. For many fostered children … Continue reading The Muslim Fostering Project Report Launch