I attended VisitScotlandScottish Parliament, Edinburgh Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh CELEBRATING SCOTLAND’S YEAR OF STORIES event. It was lovely!!!♥️I looked forward to the much awaited Year of Stories Parliamentary Reception Hosted by Evelyn Tweed MSP, and joined by speakers: the Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism and Enterprise, Ivan McKee MSP; the Minister for Culture, Europe and International Development, Neil Gray MSP; and Chairman of Visit Scotland, @Lord Thurso.Guests enjoyed a musical performance from the Year of Stories Songs from the Last Page event.The evening will also showcased Scotland’s UNESCO Trail and partners from across the Year of Stories: Museums Galleries Scotland, Publishing Scotland, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Scottish Book Trust, Scottish Library & Information Council, the Scottish Tour Guide Association and Traditional Arts & Culture Scotland.Meet lovely people. I am delighted that JOM Charity – SCIO in collaboration with Dr Sue Morrison’s Oral History Research & Training Consultancy & Communities Past & Future Society, were able to partake in Scotland’s 🏴 The Year of Stories 2022 with The Journey “Personal Testimonies of Africans living & working in Scotland “! Visit our website for details. www.jomcharity.com.This project supports diversity, inclusion & integration!👏🏾Thanks to our funders, National Lottery players, National Lottery heritage Funds, Museums Galleries Scotland, Events Scotland, Visit Scotland.🙏🏾
(“Afro-Celtic Art, Well-being & Mental Health Exhibitions & Workshops ”).
The “International Day 2022” event took place at Venue:
Chief Co-ordinator- Josephine Oboh-Macleod – JOM Charity
This fantastic event kicked off with exhibition of “The Journey” Personal Testimonies of Africans living and working in Scotland funded & supported by Museums Galleries Scotland (MGM), Year of Stories, in attendance was Dr Sue Morrison, the oral history expert who conducted the interviews on behalf of JOM Charity and some of the respondents
Music by Glasgow Small Pipers, food was supported by Olivia Ndoti and other members of Women Intergretion Network (WIN) who prepared varied delicious array of International food & beverages. Olivia made a speech about importance of Black History Month.
Sean Reid facilitated the ICH, Intangible Cultural Heritage, “Integration through Proverbs” very enjoyable interactive sessions.
Thanks to everyone that attended and supported JOM Charity.
Creative Art & Well-being sessions was funded by The National Lottery Community Funds.
Overall events was coordinated by Josephine Oboh-Macleod of JOM Charity.
“This event has been supported by the Year of Stories 2022 Community Stories Fund. This fund is being delivered in partnership between VisitScotland and Museums Galleries Scotland with support from National Lottery Heritage Fund, thanks to National Lottery players”.
Don’t be left out in this season Twechar Family Fun Fayre. Funded by the National Lottery Community Fund.
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
JOM Charity understands that Raising mental health awareness can help with the understanding how sufferers, families and careers can find ways and activities when it comes down to day to day living and dealing with mental health issues. perhaps most importantly, break the stigma that leaves so many sufferers led a secret life.
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
From JOM Charity Scotland.
JOM Charity a UK based Charity is proud to presents Afro-Celtic Textile Art Exhibition. Titled ‘Re – Generation’ sponsored by the National Lottery Community funding in Milngavie, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.”
The Afro-Celtic Textile Art Exhibition, “Re-Generation,” will takes place in September 2021, in Milngavie, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.
Activities and exhibition timetable coming out soon!!! 😍