Kashif Rashid who has been involved with Yusuf Youth Initiative since 2005 is another 2019 Trustee/Board Member of the Year finalist.

In his role as Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Kashif has been instrumental in the expansion of YYI; sourcing a new building, developing a 5-year plan and networking with community leaders to market the charity. He also supports the Junior Boys Club organising trips and events, attends the YYI weekly steering group and provides his expertise to the CEO, members of staff and volunteers.

His leadership skills and support for the organisation is also emphasised through his community spirit. He regularly visits staff and volunteers, and assists them in the kitchens and foodbank, making them feel like part of a family!

Congratulations on your nomination and good luck at the 2019 Volunteer Awards Kashif!