Our Staff

Nuraan Osman

Nuraan Osman

Director

We want to help these ladies rewrite the script in their heads that says, “I’m not good enough for a healthy relationship” and guide them towards believing that they have value, are worthy, and deserve a good life.

Rashieda Lodewyk

Rashieda Lodewyk

Resident Support Officer

I am working with souls, not machines and to see how residents enter and watch their transformation knowing that I contributed to it, is profound.

Blessings Dzimiri

Blessings Dzimiri

Kindergarten Teacher

Ihata has given me the opportunity to instill the knowledge that I have acquired and it is a place where I am taught more about humanity than I ever thought possible.

Shehaam Aziz

Shehaam Aziz

Orphan's Officer

I’m so thankful to be working with vulnerable women because I was once in that same position. I want to use my experience to help uplift women and show them that they can also turn their lives around.

Yusuf Cassiem

Yusuf Cassiem

AGEM Sergeant Major

 

Nuhaa Ismail

Nuhaa Ismail

Project Officer

Knowing that each day at work you have worked to make someone else’s life easier or contributed inmaking a vulnerable women or child feel loved. That makes it all worthwhile.

Kulsom Garson

Kulsom Garson

Housemother

I love giving back to the same community that helped me. Working here challenges me and shows me that I am making progress everyday.

Tersia Thompson

Tersia Thompson

Skills Officer

 

Amiena Hanief

Amiena Hanief

Fundraiser, Marketing & Media Officer

I’m excited about being a part of the IHATA team. I want to use my skills and experience in an impactful and meaningful way, and do my bit to serve the vulnerable ones in our society.

Fatima Gamieldien

Fatima Gamieldien

Financial Administrator

I want to make a difference and use my time here to add value to the shelter and help transform it into an industry leader.