Dr Hussein Ali Ahmed and Abdul Mohammed, Queensland Somali Australia Community, 2022 recipients

“Dear Evaluation Committee, It is with great pleasure that I nominate Dr Hussein Ali Ahmed and Abdul Mohammed for consideration for The Griffith Australia Day Awards for their Excellence. In addition to performing their volunteer job at an exemplary level, they are demonstrates an extraordinary commitment to their QLD Somali Australian community as well as to the general public. Hussein and Abdul have been a never-ending support to our organization. they really made a difference to the lives of many people that our organization has helped for the last 28 years. they are always the first one to take initiative in whatever awareness drives we had and he performed exceedingly well in creating awareness about our organization. Hussein and Abdul are a long standing and highly motivated local volunteers and community leaders with a drive and capacity to help and support other organizations, service providers and local formal and informal groups. Their commitment to the local community and tenacious approach can be rarely found in others. This award would recognize Hussein and Abdul for their hard work.”