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Black Heroes Foundation - Background

Black Heroes Foundation Flip Fraser
Peter Randolf Fraser aka Flip Fraser 1951 - 2014

Black Heroes Foundation

Background

The Black Heroes Foundation is a community based charity for the development and promotion of talent, together with cultural Black Heroes Foundationand artistic initiatives in the community focusing on youth, education, training, social up-lifting and personal development programmes.

 

This charitable foundation has been incorporated in honour of, and to support the legacy of Peter Randolph Fraser AKA “Flip Fraser”, the first editor of The Voice Newspaper, and creator of the critically acclaimed show “Black Heroes in the Hall of Fame”, with J.D. Douglas (Dialogue) and Khareem Jamal (Musical Director).


Flip was in the process of setting up the Black Heroes Foundation, when he became ill and sadly passed away in 2014. This venture has now been realised on his behalf, in honour of his memory and the phenomenal work that he has created. The Foundation gained its charitable recognition in October 2016, celebrated with a launch event at the London Living Room, City Hall.

Our Vision

Developing cultural awareness, promoting a world where Black Heroes are acknowledged, respected and celebrated.

 

Our Mission

Mission The advancement of education of the public in general, on the subject of Black Heroes and their achievements, through the development and provision of educational resources together with supporting the production of theatrical shows and performances. To stimulate, motivate and inspire To promote pride through cultural awareness To educate and entertain To eradicate ignorance of Black heritage To encourage better understanding and further enhance our multi-cultural society

Our Values

The Black Heroes Foundation values are covered by the acronym Strive and Faith:

Supportive                                           Family

Transparent                                        Aspiration

Respectful                                           Integrity

Inclusive                                              Trust

Valuing                                                Honour

Empowering

HOW IT ALL STARTED

Peter Fraser aka Flip Fraser

The first editor of the Voice Newspaper, and creator of the acclaimed theatrical show “Black Heroes in the Hall of Fame”

Peter Fraser aka Flip Fraser the Voice
Flip Fraser 1951 - 2014

Black Heroes in the Hall of Fame was an outstanding and well-renowned show of 25 years, which toured the UK, USA, and Jamaica, with its last performance being in London, 2007. There is still a great deal of interest in the show, with demands for it to be re-launched. Part of this journey was the registration and launch of the Black Heroes Foundation in 2016”.

New Beginnings

The Launch

The launch of Black Heroes Foundation at City Hall, London, 28th October 2018

The Launch of Black Heroes Matter

Footage by Afro Films

Black Heroes Foundation Launch

Launch of Black Heroes Foundation at City Hall, London on the 16th of November 2016

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LAUNCH EVENT GALLERY

Gallery of photo’s from the launch event of the Black Heroes Foundation at City Hall in London.

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Exhibitions

Black Heroes Foundation Exhibitions

Black Heroes Through History

Black Heroes through History
Classic Collection Exhibition

Wandsworth Stories

Wandworth Stories Wall of Fame
Wandsdworth Stories Exhibition

London's Great Women of Colour

London's Great Black Women
Great Women of Colour Exhibition

Your Support

The Foundation is dependent upon support from the community, businesses and government bodies. Please support this great cause in order to help fulfil Flip Fraser’s dream, and preserve his legacy created from the internationally acclaimed show “Black Heroes in the Hall of Fame”.

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PLEASE DONATE

We need your support, please donate where you can.

Help us to make a difference. To be that bright light in the corner of a dark room, giving diversity a Voice.

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