Mental Health On The Go

April, 2022
Good News!!!
JOM Charity (SCIO) SC048839
proudly presents
“Mental On The Go!”
(“Afro-Celtic Art, Well-being &
Mental Health Exhibitions &
Workshops ”).

“The Jubilee Afro-Celtic Art &
Mental Health Project is funded by the National Lottery
Community Fund and it’s taking place in Milngavie &
Kirkintilloch, East Dunbartonshire, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.”

Special thanks to The National Lottery Players and Supporters says JOM Charity Founder, Trustee & Chief Executive & coordinator Chief Josephine Oboh-MacLeod (Johfrim) of JOM Charity.

The project is aimed at building stronger relationships
between African, Scottish, BAME & other communities in
Scotland. Its purpose is to create better a positive and meaningful cordial interrelationship between them.

The workshops, activities and exhibitions are projected to give participants something discerning, special, that allows them to interact with others thereby alleviating isolation, loneliness, depression and other mental health & wellbeing challenges especially post Covid Pandemic lockdowns and restrictions.

Programme of Events:

Opening: Saturday, 30th April, 2022
Regent Centre, Kirkintilloch, Autism Day, Workshop & Exhibitions by Artist Johfrim, Josephine Oboh-Macleod, Vanessa Flecther & other volunteers. Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day.

Fundraising for Autism Scotland � etc.
11am to 1pm.

Sunday, 15th May, 2022. Twechar Family Fun Fayre. Art demonstrations by local artists. Art demonstrations Chief Amu, Geoff Foord & others on Well-being through Art. Workshop,
demonstrations, Face Painting, African & Scottish food, Music & Fun Fair. Speech & tips by Mental Health Expert. Music Alix Edmonds, Etc.

Venue: Twechar & Enterprise Centre, Twechar, Kirkintilloch,
St John’s Street, Kirkintilloch.
Time:1am to 4pm.

Monday, 23rd May, 2022

“Jubilee High Tea”. Exhibition, Food ( High Tea), Music by Geoff Foord & Willow Moon Band, Alix Edmonds etc, Raffles, Jubilee Tree Planting and Games. Organised by Josephine, Evelyn & Elaine. Dementia & Alzheimer Awareness by Alzheimer Scotland.

Fraser Centre Milngavie, 7 Douglas Street, Milngavie Town Centre, G62 6PA

12 to 4pm

Peace to the World Creative Art 2022
Exhibition at Milngavie & Kirkintilloch Library. Peace to the World Art pieces by Twechar Ladies, facilitated by local artists. World Mental Health Awareness Exhibition.

Exploring the Art of Tie & Dye, African & Celtic symbols, Sayings & Proverbs.

After final collage art created by craft ladies at Twechar Healthy Living Community & Enterprise
Centre & JOM Charity, Art & Culture Centre,

26A Station Road, Milngavie, Glasgow, G62 8HN, East
Dunbartonshire
Saturday, 10th September, 2022
Men Matters Scotland- The Kilted Afro – Celtic Gentlemen. Men’s Mental Health Awareness Day.

Facilitator Salvino Volpe and Mental Expert . Art & Wellbeing Workshop, Food. Music raffle to
fundraise for Men Matter Scotland.


Venue: Fraser Centre Milngavie, 7 Douglas Street, Milngavie Town Centre, G62 6PA


Time 12 to 4pm.


Saturday, 1st October, 2022


“Afro Celtic International & Black History Month, Day” in honour of Nigerian Independence Day!
(Unveiling next project Re-Forestation & Environmental Protection).


Exhibition of JOM Charity, it’s work past, present & future. Exhibition, Short Speeches by Experts.
Music, Food & Drinks, Silent Auction, Raffles.”


Venue: The Broadcroff Hotels, 3 David Donnelly Pl, Kirkintilloch, Glasgow G66 1DD


Time 5 to 9pm


The raffle will raise funds for JOM Charity.


Enquiries- Josephine Oboh-MacLeod. +44 7900396707


www.jomcharity.com.


www.johfrimartanddesign.com


https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johfrim_Art_and_Design_Studio


https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Josephine_Oboh_Macleod


Managing Co-ordinator- Chief Josephine Oboh-Macleod Art Centre/Studio Address – Johfrim Art and Design, 26A Station Road, Milngavie, Glasgow, G62 8AB
www.jomcharity.com
www.johfrimartanddesign.com
Email- jomcharityonline@gmail.com
Email – johfrimartanddesign@gmail.com
+44 7900 396707
Other- Sponsors & Supporters
Mab’s Communications
Osapa Golden Rotary
Adefowope Property Development & Dredging LTD
Kakofoni Limited

Autism Awareness Children’s Day Exhibition 2022

JOM CHARITY (SCIO) SC048839 *_Scotland Presents_* 👉 Autism Awareness Children’s Day Exhibition 2022 !!!*Funded by — National lottery Community Funding Scotland *Date: 30th April 2022*Time*: 11 am to 3 pm *Facilitators :- Josephine Oboh Macleod-Vanessa Fletcher etc *Venue: The Regent Shopping Centre, Cowgate, G66 1JH Kirkintilloch, East Dunbartonshire Scotland * Autism On The Brief : 👇👇Autism is described by experts as a complex, lifelong developmental disability that typically appears during early childhood and can impact a person’s social skills, communication, relationships and self-regulation.Buts it’s not all that bad🤗 it can be managed!!!🥰🥰😃DON’T FORGET, SATURDAY 30TH APRIL IS A FUN DAY FOR CHILDREN

Valentine Special, Sponsored by Tesco

“Happy Valentine!❤️💝❤️”

A very successful event!
As we send Love to all from Tesco Milingavie.
Thanks to you all for your magnificent support!
In aid of Mental Health & raising funds for local school, Douglas Academy, Milngavie.

A big thanks also goes to Tesco staff and mangers, St Paul’s Church, Milngavie, Pam Gosal MSP, Naveed Asghar Rana,Steven Morrison, Faten Hameed, Tesco staffs & Managers, St Paul’s Church Milngavie, Ian, Milngavie Manor Carehome, local Artist, Geoff Foord, Piper Norman MacLeod, JOM Charity Volunteers, Supporters & most importantly everybody!

The event was facilitated by Tesco Community Champion Evelyn & Josephine Oboh-MacLeod of JOM Charity – SCIO.

Afro Celtic Textiles Art Exhibition

The National Lottery funded JOM Charity’s Afro-Celtic Textile Art Exhibition, “Re-Generation” will take place in September 2021, in Milngavie, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Full program of events: Click here to view pdf file.

The local Art and Culture Center, JOM Charity, joined by her collaborators including Johfrim Art and Design and her affiliate Kakofoni are celebrating after being awarded a much appreciated funding by The National Lottery Community Fund to organise this pioneering project and events in Milngavie.

Community Fund logo

Residents and local businesses are extremely excited and supportive of their beautiful town of Milngavie located in the suburbs of Glasgow being given this magnificent opportunity to host The Afro-Celtic Textile Art Exhibitions and International Culture Festival.  Some members of Milngavie Business Development District BID are also supporting this marvellous project and events.

Special thanks to The National Lottery players and Supporters says chief co-ordinator Josephine Oboh-Macleod(Johfrim) of JOM Charity.

The project is aimed at building stronger relationships between African, Scottish & other communities in Scotland. It’s purpose is to create better interrelationship between them. The workshops, activities and exhibitions are projected to give participants something special, that allows them to interact with others thereby alleviating, isolation, loneliness, depression and other mental health & wellbeing challenges.

Program of Events:

Opening: Wednesday, 1st September, 2021

Milngavie Workshop &  Seminar, Tie & Dye workshop with STITCH-ED Embroidery group led by Ruth Blakey and Jane.

Venue: Fraser Center Milngavie, 7 Douglas Street, Milngavie Town Center, G62 6PA


Thursday, 2nd September, 2021

Tartan and Kilt making by Amanda Moffet of ScotClan.

Venue: Fraser Center Milngavie, 7 Douglas Street, Milngavie Town Center, G62 6PA

Time: 10am to 2pm


Saturday, 4th September, 2021

Afro-Celtic Textiles Exhibition and Afro-Ceilidh Day. Organised by Josephine & managers Alister & Julie.

Venue: Gavin’s Mill, Milngavie next to Tesco, 3 Gavin’s Mill Road, Milngavie G62 6NB

Time: 4pm to 9pm


Wednesday, 8th September, 2021

Virtual Workshop.

Facilitators Josephine Oboh-Macleod(Johfrim) & other collaborating Artists such as Chief Kofi Gift Amu & Vanessa Fletcher. Exploring African & Celtic symbols.

Venue: JOM Charity, Art & Culture Center, 26A Station Road, Milngavie, Glasgow, G62 8HN, East Dunbartonshire

Time: 10am to 2pm


Saturday, 11th September, 2021

Whisky tasting, along with Scottish Cheeses and other delicacy tasting by Alan Irvine.

Venue: The Scottish Gantry – 5 Mugdock Rd, Milngavie, Glasgow, G62 8PD

Time: 2pm to 6pm


Saturday, 18th September, 2021

Men Matter Scotland –  The Kilted Afro – Celtic Gentlemen Get Together facilitator Salvino Volpe.

Venue: Fraser Center Milngavie, 7 Douglas Street, Milngavie Town Center, G62 6PA


Tuesday, 21st September, 2021

The Aged “Milngavie Old People’s Welfare.”
Afro-Celtic Exhibition, Workshop, Quiz, Oldies Down Memory Lane Music, Raffles .

Facilitators – Josephine Oboh-Macleod, Iain Macaulay and Volunteers.

Venue: Fraser Center Milngavie, 7 Douglas Street, Milngavie Town Center, G62 6PA

Time: 11am to 2pm


Saturday, 25th September, 2021

“Afro Celtic International Carnival Day”

Exhibition, Workshop, Fashion Show, Music, International Food & Drinks , Raffles.

Facilitators/Exhibitors – Members of Stitches, Chief Nike Davies-Okundaye, Vanessa Fletcher, Princess Iyase, Iain Macaulay, Dr Ehi Akhogba, Titus Agbara, Men Matters, Chief Josephine Oboh-Macleod(Johfrim), The Aged at Fraser Center and Exhibition Show Piece “Afro-Celtic Wedding Couple” by Karen of Karen Alterations & Elaine Fleming of Foils Hairdressing. Stands with delicious food & drinks tasters from local businesses and African Restaurants.

Venue: Milngavie Town Center & Fraser Center Milngavie, 7 Douglas Street, Milngavie Town Center, G62 6PA.

The raffle will raise funds for Myeloma UK, Red Cross, Scottish Children’s Hospices, Men Matter, Scotland, Erskine caring for Veterans, The Aged at Fraser Center, Milngavie, Red Cross.

Time: 11am to 6pm