OUR IMPACT

2022 Civic Award Winner - The Javan Coker Foundation

Royal Borough of Greenwich Civic Awards, 17th March 2022
 

Volunteer Award

Presented by Councillor Denise Hyland, Mayor, Royal Borough of Greenwich

Javan Coker Foundation Black History Month Poster

April 1947
On April 10, 1947 Jackie Robinson signed a contract with the Brooklyn, Dodgers baseball team. He played his first game with them on April 15th

On April 15 each season, every team in the majors celebrates Jackie Robinson Day in honor of when he broke the color barrier in baseball, becoming the first African-American player in the 20th century to take the field in the American or National league. He opened the door for many others and will forever be honored for his contribution to the game.

Foundation & Incorporation as a CIO - 1181275

Charity officially registered with the Charity Commission on 19th December 2018 and all other incorporation requirements met accordingly. Doors open...

 

April 2019

A very successful formal launch on 27 April 2019


May 2019 to December 2019

Performing activities in our Objects: workshops, supporting families, advocacy, help with administrative tasks such as filling forms, sign posting.

 

September highlight...

1st Family Fun Sunday, which was a very successful fundraising event


December Celebrations...

Christmas Wish: Donations to children in Sierra Leone.

               
Christmas Carol and Quiz night was a BIG success!

2020

The global COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on our work but we continue to innovate and adapt to the new world as we passionately continue to meet the needs of our clients.

 

With the support of Morrisons, we were able to distribute food and essential items to many deserving families in our communities. Thanks for your support!!!

We pioneered the Safe Space for SEND program and it has continued to grow from strength to strength, and we are also kickstarting the SEND Siblings program.

Esther Sesay

CEO & Co-founder

December 2020

Charity’s work appreciated and donation received from She-Bar Concepts, with whom we have collaborated on multiple occasions. 

2021 to 2022: BEYOND COVID

The Safe Space for SEND and SEND SIBLINGS programs are ongoing on a weekly basis. Find out more here

Donor led interventions continue in 2022

April 2022: Dads' Space ... coming soon

TJCF-TV presents... 2022 Civic Awards judging panel

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