Mohamud Kalil is a student at Halic University majoring in Industrial Engineering and hailing from Somalia. He is a dedicated and hard-working individual who is always seeking ways to give back to his community. In October 2022, Mohamud began volunteering at Istanbul&i, an organization that aims to promote social and cultural activities and support underprivileged individuals in the community. As the Human and Welfare Officer and currently the Orientation Officer in the HR team, Mohamud is responsible for various tasks and responsibilities. In his role as the Human and Welfare Officer, he is in charge of ensuring that the organization provides the necessary support and resources to individuals who are in need. He works closely with other members of the team to provide assistance and support to those who are struggling and helps to organize events and activities that aim to improve the well-being of those in the community. As the Orientation Officer, Mohamud is responsible for welcoming new members to the organization and providing them with the necessary information and resources to get started. He ensures that new members feel comfortable and supported, and helps to integrate them into the organization and its activities.
Here’s Mohamud's answer to "why do volunteer at Istanbul&i?"
"For me, volunteering is a way of giving back to the community and making a positive impact on people's lives. I believe that by helping others, I can contribute to creating a better world for everyone. Additionally, volunteering allows me to gain valuable experience and skills that I can use in my future career. I have the opportunity to work with a diverse group of people and develop my leadership and organizational skills, which will benefit me in the future."
In conclusion, Mohamud Kalil's dedication and commitment to volunteering at Istanbul&i are an inspiration to those around him. He is making a positive difference in the lives of those in the community, and his contributions are helping to create a better and more supportive environment for all.
“I first worked with Mohmoud back in November 2022. He is a very ambitious and friendly individual. I had a fun time competing with him for Volunteer of the month for December and saw that he has a lively spirit and potential for more! Mohmoud is a wonder with a teamwork ethic, productivity, and his big smile. As a member of the board, I’m very excited about having him as a part of our community.” -Israa Salameh, Events Co-coordinator