Achievements

Key Dates:

 1998 BSC Established by local volunteers
 1998 Organised FIRST Annual Community Day in Suffolk
 2001 Becomes a registered Charity
 2004 Successfully delivered 3-year BME Training Project funded by LSC
 2004 Becomes a Company Limited by Guarantee
 2005 Received ALL-INCLUSIVE FINALIST AWARD from LSC in 2005
 2007 Awarded MATRIX accreditation
 2010 Recognised by NHS as 1 of 3 OUTSTANDING PROJECTS in the country
 2010 MATRIX accreditation renewed
 2011 Received Channel S award as ‘BEST COMMUNITY ORGANISATION’ in UK
 2012 Invited to Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee garden party, Sandringham House
 2013 Bronze Award – National Resource Centre for Supplementary Education
 2014 Silver Award – National Resource Centre for Supplementary Education
 2016 Working Together Award – VCS Suffolk Congress & Suffolk County Council
 2016 Initiated Suffolk BME Business Awards 2016 in partnership with University of Suffolk
 2017 Successful delivery of the Sporting Citizenship Programme in partnership with Inspire Suffolk
 2017 Brought communities together through Sport (One Community Sporting Citizenship Cup) with Inspire Suffolk, in partnership with Suffolk Constabulary, B.I.F.A. & ISCRE
 2018 Working Together Award – VCS Suffolk Congress & Suffolk County Council
 2018 High Sheriff’s Certificate of Recognition
 2018 Invited to meet the Prince Edward, the Earl of Wessex on his visit to Ipswich in May