Promoting an awareness of African and Caribbean culture, through arts, educational and social programmes.


Sankofa 16th Annual Young Black Achievers Awards 2021

Saturday 23rd October at Mid Kent college.
Closing date for nominations is 30th September.

We are delighted to be supported again by Midkent College and Medway Council Black Workers’ Forum. We are still looking for sponsors for this prestigious event. Every year we receive some amazing nominations and in the past 14 years have given out over 100 awards plus! so help us to grow and celebrate the achievements of young black people across Kent and Medway

To nominate a young person please see details of award rules, categories and criteria below. Nominations can be sent by completing the online form below.

Want to perform at the awards ceremony? or know someone who would like to perform? get in touch!

Drop-in group

Every Tuesday from 1pm to 4pm

Meets at The Sunlight Centre.
Light refreshments are available along with group activities such as dominoes, bingo, sewing, speakers on health matters and other matters of interest.

There is a small fee to attend the sessions and for any extra activities and outings. The group is run by volunteers from MACA.

Cuffay and Chatham exhibition

This exhibition about William Cuffay and Chatham features resources from Medway Archives Centre.

In July 1870 William Cuffay died in Hobart, Tasmania Australia. He was 82 year old, a tailor by trade and was born in Chatham.