Our Team

Khadra Ali Hared

CEO | 07747302134

Khadra is the founder and a board member here at Mother and Child Welfare Organisation [MACWO], as a mother and a community leader she always wanted to find sustainable ways of giving back to those most in need. She recognised that her community was disconnected, disenfranchised and underrepresented which drove her to build a charity that found practical solutions to these issues. Khadra founded MACWO to bring about change and benefit communities across London.


Nazmu Virani


Nazmu arrived in the UK as a 24-year-old refugee back in 1972, he was very nearly deported back to Africa. Today, Nazmu is a chairman of a huge leisure and property group. His organisation, Cygnet Properties & Leisure Plc has a broad portfolio of investments, with a focus on multi-let serviced offices.

Dr Abdullahi Fido


Dr Fido is a consultant psychiatrist and former professor of psychiatry at Kuwait University. He supports MACWO and other charities with mental health and well-being projects for communities across London. He has delivered countless workshops, seminars and development sessions on prominent mental health issues.

Qasim Hagi


Ayan Siad

PCC Coordinator


Foad Mohammed


Jamal Sheikh


Hawa Mohamud



Stephen Graham

Youth Worker

Safiyo Haji