Our Trustees

Colsum Ara Akanjee-Khan is a dedicated professional with a background in psychology and extensive experience in community support and mental health services. With a strong commitment to addressing inequalities and improving access to healthcare, Colsum has played pivotal roles in organizations such as Mind in Tower Hamlets and Newham, as well as the NHS. Her versatile career includes positions in education and childcare, highlighting her dedication to the well-being of individuals and communities. Colsum’s expertise and passion make her a valuable asset in promoting positive change and supporting those in need.

Fatima Wahid is a seasoned Trustee with a rich history of contributions to the accounting industry. Her skill set encompasses management, social media marketing, fundraising, healthcare management, and healthcare. She proudly holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Public Health from London Metropolitan University. Her educational background and keen business sense have led her to manage advertising services for charities. Fatima is at the helm of an advertising company that specialises in the charity sector. She’s on a mission to improve the world, one campaign at a time, leveraging her expertise to drive positive change. Fatima is dedicated to making a positive difference in the world, using her skills to contribute to meaningful and impactful initiatives.

Kadija Khanom, our spirited trustee at Aishah Help, adds a twist of humor and a dash of humanity to everything she does. With a BA in Psychology and Sociology, Khadija is not only talented in her professional endeavors; she’s also a cake connoisseur, creating and selling delicious cakes. Her skills don’t stop at the boardroom; they extend to the kitchen, where she whips up mouthwatering treats that are as impressive as her business acumen. Khadija’s diverse skill set and extensive experience have made her an invaluable asset in numerous roles. Her unique blend of humor and compassion makes her a standout member of the Aishah Help team, where she brings her expertise to positively impact the lives of those we serve. With Khadija on board, we’re not just about making a difference; we’re doing it with a smile and a hearty laugh. Welcome to Aishah Help!