Tag Archives: Arawak Walton

Speaking up for black and ethnic communities

As Cym D’Souza takes the helm after a turbulent time for BME National, she tells Martin Hilditch how she plans to speak up for black and ethnic communities Cym D’Souza sounds as though she is still reeling from her sudden … Continue reading

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Arawak Walton is looking for a new Chair of the Board

“passionate about people” Make a real difference and help us change lives! With its roots in the African Caribbean community, Arawak Walton is the largest Black and minority ethnic housing association in the North West. We aim to provide quality … Continue reading

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Feature: Green space – helping BME communities fill the void

A stroll through a park or spot of gardening during the summer is enough to banish even the darkest of moods. Indeed, you don’t need a doctor to tell you about the therapeutic effects of green space. But recent research … Continue reading

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Blog: Dispelling the myth

Like many others, my first steps from the private sector into the non-profit were tentative, daunting, but ultimately liberating.  After spending eight years working in environments such as pubs and nightclubs, moving to a Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) housing … Continue reading

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News: Harvest transfers homes to BME housing association

Manchester & District Housing Association (M&D), a member of Harvest Housing Group, has announced the recent successful transfer of 22 of their homes based in Ardwick to local housing association, Arawak Walton. The homes, built specifically for the Black and … Continue reading

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