Croydon Opportunity & Fairness Commission; Speakers’ Corner Croydon
Stella was recently recognised as the 2015 ‘Youth Leader Of The Year’ at the BEFFTA Awards in October (Black Entertainment Film Fashion Television Arts and leadership awards). She studied Law at the University of Kent where she was elected as the Black and Ethnic Minorities Officer 2010-11. Stella is currently a project coordinator for Croydon Commitment, a charity links the business community and Croydon’s voluntary sector through volunteering and corporate social responsibility. She sits on the committee for Speakers’ Corner Croydon, a platform that provides opportunities for free expression and active citizenship through face to face participation. In March, Stella was appointed as a resident commissioner for Opportunity and Fairness in Croydon – an independent body chaired by the Bishop of Croydon to understand the challenges faced by the various communities, bring people together to build a shared vision using an assets-based approach to create a fairer and better place to live.
DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY
Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts
Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.
SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS
Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters.
To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s
Wonderful fundraising page.