POSITIVE ROLE MODEL AWARD FOR RACE, RELIGION & FAITH –
Ifraah is a law graduate, a teacher, author, and youth mentor. She works with young individuals, encouraging social inclusion and offering guidance in situations including knife crime, relationships, education, bullying and self-esteem. She co-founded a social action campaign called @WeAreNTRPRT; a programme that empowers and supports young interpreters by recognizing the vital role they play in their communities, and equipping them with confidence, knowledge and skills. Her other roles include Head of Youth Leadership at Nida Trust, Regional Ambassador for the Holocaust Educational Trust, organiser of Hackney Cultural and Diversity day, Hackney Street iftar and Director of Connecting Communities, which aims to maintain and create a society infused with acceptance, inclusivity, and diverse communication. Ifraah is also a volunteer at Human Relief Foundation and was recently awarded for going ‘Above and Beyond’ for her commitment in fundraising.