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David Mann (Chair), Brian Dexter (Treasurer), Neil Jepson (Vice Chair), Nigel Brook, Michala Dobiasova, Trisha Isaac, Matthew Porter and Pauline Varughese.



Ammar, Amy-Jess, Ana, Andrea, Andreas, Angie, Ashley D., Ashley E., Becky, Ben, Bernie, Bethany, Breyarnna, Cameron, Carla, Chelle, Chidera, Christian, Chuk, Clem,  Deepa, Diana, Dillon, Ebenezer, Fatema, Faraqat, Fred, Holly, Jack, Jazmae, Jeff, Jess, Joey, Johannes, Joshua, Judith, Justina, Karen, Kevin, Khadija, Kyeisha, Leigh, Ludmila, Lulu, Lucie, Lydia, Madelein, Madiha, Malathy, Maria, Marian, Martha, Maryam, Maureen, Megan, Melissa, Mercy, Michael, Michelle, Miriam, Nathan, Ofrah, Paris, Patrick, Paula, Payal, Peter, Philippa, Raphaella, Rehana, Rhea-Anne, Rima, Robana, Rukhshi, Sahar,  Sarah, Shabana, Shanice, Shirin, Stacey, Steve, Sulthana, Susan, Tonte, Tommy D., Tommy M., Tracey, Travis, Wendy, William and Yeshayah.



Alan G, Alan O, Alexia, Ambra, Amina, Amir, Amy, Ann, Annmarie, Antoine, Anvesh, Ashmita, Asiya, Audrone, Barbara K, Barbara L, Beata, Bethany, Bharti, Bradley, Breyanna, Brian D, Brian R, Bridget Mary, Carla, Carol F, Carol H, Christina, Christine, Edgar, Daisy, Darragh, Daron, Dave, David Q, David Y, Denise, Diana, Doreen, Dorothea, Eileen, Elizabeth, Ellen, Emlin, Ethlitia, Farhema, Finnian, Fiyaaz, Fleur, Gemma, Geoffrey, George, Gionna, Graham, Halimot, Hannah, Harjinder, Hazel, Ian, Ivy, Jake, Janet A, Janet C, Janet J, Jasmine, Jason, Jaswant, Jemma, Joey, John L, John W, Josephine, Judith, June, Justina, Karen, Kasia, Katy, Keren, Kevin, La'Shay, Lavine, Leigh, Madelein, Mahesh, Linda B, Linda K, Lulu, Lydia, Lynn, Mandla, Margaret A, Margaret E, Maria Lujan, Marian, Marion, Mark, Martha, Martin, Mary, Matthew, Maureen, Max, Max James, Melissa, Menelik, Michael P, Mick, Michelle, Mick, Mohammed I, Mohammed M, Mustaqim, Nicholas, Nigel, Norma, Olga, Oliver, Paddy, Paul, Pauline, Payal, Pearl, Peggy H, Peggy R, Rebecca, Rodney, Ron, Rona, Rose, Ruby, Ryan, Sarifa, Seetha, Shakila, Shawn, Syari, Tahirjan, Tawheda, Terence, Terri, Travis, Tyson, Valerie Mary, Victoria A, Victoria O, Virgilio, Wendy and Zuweira.

Apply for paid roles at BDCA:

BDCA is a great place to work. We are an Equal Opportunities employer and are very committed to staff wellbeing and development. We currently have one paid job vacancy open for application at the moment but if you would like to register your interest in being informed by email about other future roles, click here.

Facilities Manager - 20 hours per week at £14.43 per hour

BDCA are excited to be recruiting a brand new position within our growing team of community transformers! We are seeking a part time Facilities Manager to be responsible for providing a safe and welcoming environment in our four venues and ensure as many people as possible can benefit from our facilities in East Ham. Click here to read the full job description. If you believe that this could be the ideal job for you, please click here upload your CV and a covering letter (explaining why you want the role and how you meet all of the criteria) through our Charity Jobs page by 01/03/2020. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed in the week commencing 15/03/2020. 

Active & Connected Project Co-ordinator, 14 hours per week (fixed term contract to 31st December 2020).


BDCA is looking for a new Project Coordinator to deliver our bespoke volunteer development programme and oversee our inclusive community-building activities to tackle loneliness in Newham. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with a passion for people to help us combat this important local issue. The successful candidate will help disadvantaged and ‘harder to reach’ adults build a sense of purpose and belonging by:

  • BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS – reducing the stigma surrounding mental health, limiting financial barriers to participation and addressing language barriers and digital exclusion.

  • BRINGING PEOPLE TOGETHER – creating regular opportunities for people from diverse backgrounds to meet, form peer support networks and get physically active together.

  • BUILDING PEOPLE UP – through upskilling, confidence-building and helping people move from service users to service contributors through volunteering.

To apply, please click here to read through the job description then send your CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability for the role by addressing the criteria in the person specification to

Closing date: 9am on 9th March 2020

Interviews:  week commencing 16th March 2020

Volunteer your time to transform our community:

BDCA could not function without our amazing team of committed, talented, compassionate volunteers. We are always looking for new people to come on board and help us run our wide range of community activities and services.


To join our team of volunteers or for more information please check our Volunteer page or contact Sulthana on 

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