The Black Heroes Foundation

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.

Levi Roots at the launch of the Black Heroes Foundation, City Hall, London.

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

Flip Fraser 1951 -2014
First editor of the Voice Newspaper, and creator of the acclaimed theatrical show “Black Heroes in the Hall of Fame”

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.

Vision

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

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

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

Award Winning

The Chair of The Black Heroes Foundation receives the Point of Light Award, from the Prime Minister at 10 Downing Street, for the volunatry work of the organisation.

Why the community needs us

The Black Heroes Foundation stimulates, motivates and inspires our community. We promote pride through cultural awareness, education and entertainment. Our aim is to eradicate ignorance of Black Heritage and to encourage better understanding and further enhance our multi-cultural society. We have a strong strategy and set of values

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

The Black Heroes Soul Food Cafe

The Black Heroes Soul Food Café™ provides a creative space for inclusive artistic expression celebrating Black Heroes and exploring the historical and contemporary presence of Black Britons in the community. These gatherings facilitate cultural enquiry whilst celebrating the significant contributions to humanity by peoples of Africa and the African diaspora.