Celebrating the Windrush Generation in Newham 2019
As part of Newham 2019 Windrush celebrations, we were invited as an organisation to take part. We held an interactive workshop on tracing your family tree and after Nailah made a presentation on her family tree journey and the resources she used. It was also another opportunity to display our exhibition From Discovery to Independence Highlighting a Journey of Sugar from the Caribbean to the London Borough of Newham.
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Our Caribbean Heritage
In February 2012 the Foundation launched and presented it’s first public event in association with The Windrush Foundation. The event was titled ‘Our Caribbean Heritage – How African Resistance led to Liberation in 1838’. Over 50 people attended and the distinguished...
2011 Commemoration Report
After the 1st three events were completed and feedback gathered, the findings of the below report show us what the community wanted and The Tony Cheeseman foundation was born More event and exhibitions
Discovery To Independence
In June 2012, the secretary attended the Waltham Forest African Heritage educational centre launch of their exhibition ‘Preserving the heritage of Caribbean, Nigerian and Jamaican people in East London’. This event was held at Leyton Town hall where we met Sandra...