This event is cancelled.
When: 31st March 2020 Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm Where: HANA, 44 Portland St, Hull HU2 8JX And for those who can make it we will walk across to Thornton Village Hall for lunch and the launch of the leadership programme.
Abdou is Head of Regional Funding for Yorkshire and Humber region at the National Lottery Community Fund. He has been in post for over two years. He leads a talented team of funding officers and managers who are embedded in their local communities and making grants that support the Fund’s ambition to put People in the Lead.
Prior to joining the Fund, Abdou spent almost 15 years in the voluntary sector where he held a number of roles. He started his career as a practitioner supporting refugee children and young people in Leeds. He went on to lead and manage services across Yorkshire supporting vulnerable children, young people and families from refugee and asylum-seeking background, young people at risk of sexual exploitation and disabled young people.