21st October 2015 Devon Community Foundation hosted its annual Volunteer of the Year Awards sponsored by Quilter Cheviot last week, honouring the hard work and achievements of the many volunteers making a real difference in our Devon communities. Irfaan Jhetam from Hikmat Devon was awarded the Bringing People Together Volunteer of the Year Award sponsored by Cathedral Appointments. Hikmat Devon, which has its own allotment in Exeter, seeks to address the issues of health ineq
The Hikmat Chinese Line Dancing Group has been running for a few years now and has around 20 active members. They meet 2 x a month and learn dances whilst keeping fit. Sheila leads the group and is a volunteer teacher. Last week they were learning new dances to Christmas songs. Huge thansk to Sheila for her kind support and enthusiasm.
See some fantastic pictures and recordings from the Exploring Cultural Fashions Project we were part of. Exhibition is on at the Barnfield Theatre until 21st December. http://devongrapevine.co.uk/exploring-changing-fashion-across-cultures/