El-Com is one of the few charities that help Turkish and Kurdish migrants living London to become valuable social, political and economic members of British society. It provides extra-curricular education services in order to give Turkish and Kurdish migrants the necessary tools to build a new home in the UK. Simultaneously, it sustains a social environment that helps protect Turkish and Kurdish culture and identity, especially amongst younger generations.
Over the past year we have had a number of successful projects! For example we gave our supplementary school students the opportunity to visit the Victorian Albert museum, educating the future generation. We also had our annual concert (more information) and summer picnic, promoting social activities that help foster a sense of community and bridge generational divides. Our members took part in the Cancer Research race for life this year….