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Thursday November 3, 2011Micah new Patron of Black Health Initiative in Leeds

By Rhonda Richards | In Charity

Micah is the new Patron of Black Health Initiative in Leeds

Black Health Initiative (BHI) is a city-wide charity in Chapeltown, Leeds. BHI runs a number of projects aimed at tackling health inequalities within the Leeds BME community. Besides running culturally competent health and wellbeing projects for men, women and young people, the charity also provides a counselling service and runs cancer support groups.

Heather Nelson, BHI Director says.

β€œIt is fantastic news for Black Health Initiative that Micah has agreed to become our Patron. Micah was raised locally in Chapeltown and is well known of within our community. He is an excellent choice of Patron and a good role-model. We are really looking forward to his involvement with the organisation. Everyone is pleased to have him on board.”