Elfneh attends the “Together We Are Stronger” Community Reception at the House of Parliament.
Dr Stella Creasy. for Walthamstow invited Elfneh, representing AHEAD, to attend the “Together We Are Stronger” Community Reception, at The House of Parliament on Tuesday 21 June 11. The Walthamstow. (centre in black and white)organised the annual reception to celebrate the diversity of Walthamstow which was held the evening in the House of Parliament. Dr Stella Creasy. and the special guests: Rt Hon Sadiq Khan., the Shadow Secretary of State for Justice and the Rt Hon Tessa Jowell., the Shadow Secretary of State for the Cabinet Office addressed the community representative and the guests. The speakers highlighted that event was an opportunity for people to come together in Parliament with such special guests and showcase the contribution of local residents from black and ethnic minority backgrounds to Walthamstow’s future. Alongside a performance from local singing troupe Vocalicious, there were light refreshments and plenty of opportunities to network with other local residents and community representatives. The event was held in the Jubilee Room from 7 to 8.30pm. Dressed in his traditional costume, Elfneh discussed AHEAD’s efforts with many people during the networking session.