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Harrow Association Of Somali Voluntary Organizations (hasvo)

What it does
    Provide a network for information & dropin services for the community. Provide elderlyservices for people with cultural and language difficulty. Provide education, training and raising awareness on the practical issues affecting the Somali Community in the Borough. Provide advice and advocacy and outreach services.Offer weekend support for young people and elderly.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • People Of A Particular Ethnic Or Racial Origin
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • Disability
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Economic/community Development/employment
  • Human Rights/religious Or Racial Harmony/equality Or Diversity
Where it operates
  • Harrow
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1129442
  • First registered on 06/05/2009
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/03/2018 £101,645 £105,729 -£4,084 22/11/2018
31/03/2017 £93,155 £91,789 £1,366 10/01/2018
31/03/2016 £58,266 £66,948 -£8,682 26/01/2017
31/03/2015 £47,706 £60,424 -£12,718 08/05/2017
31/03/2014 £67,876 £72,021 -£4,145 26/01/2015
31/03/2013 £76,176 £83,921 -£7,745 07/05/2013
31/03/2012 £102,573 £87,115 £15,458 24/01/2013
31/03/2011 £103,445 £93,883 £9,562 31/10/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 2 grant making charities totalling £151,800

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£76,000
31/08/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' running costs, including the salary of an Advice Worker, at a project providing advice and advocacy for people of Somali and Arabic origin in the London Borough of Harrow
£75,800
31/12/2015
City Bridge Trust £75,800 over 3 years (£25,500; £24,800; £25,500) for the salary of a part-time (25hpw) Elderly Link Worker and towards related overheads and associated project costs.
Governance
Trustees (5)
  • Yussuf Ahmed
  • Ayan Ismail
  • Cabdulqadir Mohamed Afey
  • Omar Elmi Noor
  • Abdi Gure
Main office

66 lOWER ROAD
South Harrow , Middlesex
HARROW
HA2 0DH

Objectives

TO PROMOTE ANY CHARITABLE PURPOSE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE SOMALI COMMUNITY PRINCIPALLY IN THE LONDON BOROUGH OF HARROW BY ACTING AS AN UMBRELLA BODY FOR LOCAL SOMALI GROUPS WHO HAVE, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY, THE FOLLOWING AIMS: THE RELIEF OF POVERTY; THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION; THE PROMOTION OF EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT; THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CAPACITY AND SKILLS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE [SOCIALLY AND ECONOMICALLY] [SOCIALLY] DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITY OF IN SUCH A WAY THAT THEY ARE BETTER ABLE TO IDENTIFY, AND HELP MEET, THEIR NEEDS AND TO PARTICIPATE MORE FULLY IN SOCIETY; THE RELIEF OF SICKNESS; THE PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION OF GOOD HEALTH; THE RELIEF OF UNEMPLOYMENT."