Calendar

Sep
28
Fri
Two Day Training @ MK Quaker Meeting House
Sep 28 @ 9:30 pm – Sep 29 @ 3:30 pm
Oct
5
Fri
One Day Training for Schools @ MK Academy
Oct 5 @ 9:15 am – 2:30 pm
  • 9.15 Introduction & Rounds
  • 9.30 Testimony from refugee families and support organisations
    • Refugee family  – what it is/was like for me as a parent
    • Refugee family – what it is/was like for me as a child
    • Kerri Chana, British Red Cross – what it is/was like for me as a support worker
    • Ian Fraser, Summerfield Primary School – what it is/was like for me as a teacher
  • 9.45 121s – who we are (teach ‘stick person’) and what we could do
  • 10.15 Presentations – schemes we would like MK schools to support
    • Anne Day/Rev Brian Stocker, Refugees Welcome Talks Team – assembly and/or workshop in school
    • Richard Solly/Jennifer, Thames Valley Police – Hate Crime assembly and/or workshop in school
    • Graham Beech, Ethnic Minority Achievement, MK Council – school teachers engaged in supporting refugee needs and/or pupils as Junior Interpreters
    • ?Marie Gracie?, RWMK – Just One House, fundraising
    • Jess Maddocks, Citizens UK – Refugees Welcome Schools accreditation scheme (Welcome, Awareness & Action)
    • Steven Sondhi, Fred Grindrod & Craig Warne, NASUWT – Refugee Welcome Schools partner
    • Bekele Woyecha, Citizens UK – Sponsor Refugees
  • 10.30  Group discussions & presentations – put each group’s best idea in chart of World As It Is vs World As It Should Be
  • 11.00  Break/refreshments
  • 11.15  Power analysis – each group produces and presents chart showing relative Power and Interest of relevant individuals and organisations
  • 11.45 Stick person – groups identify lead power holder and draw his/her stick person showing their interests
  • 12.15 LUNCH
  • 12.45  SMART goals – groups prioritise issues, draft and present SMART goals
  • 1.30  Role play negotiation with power holder
  • 2.00  Next steps – agree survey actions re Leaders Forum 13.11.18.
  • 2.15  Evaluation
  • 2.30  End

 

 

Please contact Tom Bulman, tel 07962 838685, to book places.

Oct
15
Mon
Harmonies 4 Harmony – Music Festival 2018 @ The Open University
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Harmonies 4 Harmony - Music Festival 2018 @ The Open University

A celebration of Milton Keynes’ diversity and inclusion and aiming to improve social justice in ‘Hate crime Awareness week’

 

 DRAFT AGENDA

12.30   School parties arrive and take their seats

12.45   Welcome The MK Mayor – guests register and take their seats

13.00   Welcome from The Open  University

  • Welcome from the MK Mayor
  • Testimonies of victims
  • School performances
    • Great Linford Primary School
    • Jubilee Wood Primary School
    • Summerfield Primary School
  • Power-holders – MK Council & Network Rail talk about their efforts to reduce hate and make their pledge
  • School Performances
    • Lord Grey
    • Sir Herbert Leon
    • Stantonbury
    • St Paul’s
  • Power-holders
    • Hannah O’Neill, Deputy Leader of MK Council
    • Supt Yvette Hitch, Thames Valley Police – will you deliver Hate Crime Awareness workshops in schools and at stadium:mk
    • Kieran Lawson, Arriva Buses  – will you run a bus poster campaign in Hate Crime Awareness Weekcampaign and station a bus outside stadium:mk on match day
    • Emilia Hardern, Network Rail – will you run a  poster campaign in all three MK rail stations in Hate Crime Awareness Week
    • Dennis Woolford, MK Dons SET – will you carry an article in a match-day programme with a call to report hate crime, choose one of our school groups to perform at half-time and appeal for participation in a short text survey on the day
    • School teachers – will you participate in MK Dons’ ‘Ability Counts’ parade at stadium:mk in April 2019

14.20   Thank You and Close

14.30   Coffee & Tea for Power holders and VIPs – Opportunity for
people to chat.

15.00   Close.

Oct
23
Tue
Leadership Group Meeting @ Middle East Cultural Group
Oct 23 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Nov
13
Tue
ANNUAL LEADERS FORUM @ St. Paul's Catholic School
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Jan
22
Tue
Leadership Group Meeting @ TBA
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Feb
12
Tue
ANNUAL DELEGATES ASSEMBLY @ Church of Christ the Cornerstone
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Mar
12
Tue
Leadership Group Meeting @ TBA
Mar 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
25
Thu
ANNUAL ACCOUNTABILITY ASSEMBLY @ Church of Christ the Cornerstone
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Jun
11
Tue
Leadership Group Meeting @ TBA
Jun 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Jul
9
Tue
Young Citizens Awards @ MK Council Chamber
Jul 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

alliance of diverse community organisations acting together for a thriving, inclusive and fairer Milton Keynes