gold-medal-with-red-ribbon-2-SBMENOne Voice Awards 2016

It’s time to celebrate – the details for the One Voice Awards 2016 have been announced!

The awards will be held on Wednesday 26th October 2016, 11.00am to 2.00pm. You can find out more about the awards, making nominations and how to be a sponsor by clicking on this link.


Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Our AGM has been announced the Management Committee.

This year’s AGM will be held on 26th October at 2.30 p.m., immediately after the One Voice Awards event in Thornhill School, Thornholme Rd, Sunderland SR2 7NA.

If you are a full Member and you would like yourself or someone else in your organisation to represent you on our Management Committee simply complete a nomination form and return it to –

Michal Chantkowski,
Secretary of the Management Committee,
Arrow Business Centre,
14 Foyle Street,

Email: michal.chantkowski@icos.org.uk

If you would like a copy of the nomination form then you can click on the links below to view and/or download it right now. It is provided in Microsoft Word format and Adobe PDF.

Management Committee (Director) Nomination Form (MS Word format, 59Kb – this document will open in a new window)

Management Committee (Director) Nomination Form (Adobe PDF format, 228Kb – this document will open in a new window)

Nominations must reach the Secretary of the Management Committee no later than 14 days before the date of the AGM. We welcome as much participation as possible from our full Members so please give this serious consideration.

About Sunderland BME Network

Sunderland Black and Minority Ethnic Network Limited (SBMEN) was set up in 2005 to provide infrastructure support for Members and the wider community in the Sunderland area.

New Members and Associate Members are always welcome – you can find out about our existing Members by clicking here, there are also documents which you can download and complete straight away.


Sustainable Sunderlandlotterylogo

Sustainable Sunderland is a three and a half year project led by Sunderland BME Network Limited. The Big Lottery Fund (BIG) awarded £999,066 funding support to the Sustainable Sunderland Partnership led by Sunderland BME Network Limited.

The partnership is made up of organisations who can provide advice and information in the local area.

The Partners are –


Sustainable Sunderland has it’s own dedicated website – please click here to visit the Sustainable Sunderland website (opens in a new window).