2016 Joint Volunteer Awards

On Saturday 5th November 2016, St Albans Community Association and Better Understanding of Dementia Sandwell (BUDS) held a joint volunteer awards at Brandhall Labour Club in Oldbury. Every year staff are asked to nominate the volunteer they felt contributed significantly to the centre to receive the Pat Ryan Volunteer of the Year Award. Nominees are…

2015 Joint Volunteer Awards

On Saturday 5th December 2015, St Albans Community Association and Better Understanding of Dementia Sandwell (BUDS) held a joint volunteer awards at Brandhall Labour Club in Oldbury. Every year staff are asked to nominate the volunteer they felt contributed significantly to the centre to receive the Pat Ryan Volunteer of the Year Award. Nominees are…

3rd Annual Women’s Achievement Event

Bangladeshi Islamic Centre held their 3rd annual Women’s Achievement Celebration Event on Monday 31st March 2014 to celebrate another successful SWFITE project (supporting Women From Isolation to Empowerment). The event was held to mark the achievements made by the local women throughout the year, certificates and trophies were awarded in various categories, as well as…

Smethwick Community Awards 2014

The event was organised by Derek Fletcher of Sandwell Council, Tonia Flannagan of St Albans Community Association and Pat Evetts of The Friends of West Smethwick Park. The event was a great success with the Mayor presenting the awards. It was held at Holly Lodge Academy and guests included Sandwell Mayor, Councillor Linda Horton and consort Councillor Roger…