The new mayor of Harrow, Cllr Ghazanfar Ali, has selected Harrow Association of Disabled people (HAD) and Harrow Mencap as his chosen charities. Cllr Ghazanfar Ali is the Mayor for 2021-22 Municipal Year.
Cllr Ghazanfar Ali is a Trustee of HAD and has been a long-time supporter of our aims and objectives.
Cllr Ali said: “I am honoured and privileged to have been elected as Mayor of Harrow.
"I hope to continue the path of previous mayors by promoting and celebrating Harrow's achievements in bringing people from all walks of life together.
"Harrow is an example, not only in London and the UK, but to the world, of people living together peacefully, happily and respectfully regardless of race, religion, culture or background.
“I am proud to represent Harrow’s values and example of respect, inclusivity, unity, kindness, and service.”
There was widespread, cross-party support for the new mayor, with many councillors noting his commitment to bringing communities together and a willingness to “always be available” to residents.
Chair of HAD, Adam Gabsi, said "I would like to offer Cllr Ghazanfar Ali my heartfelt congratulations. I believe he will do a fantastic job for Harrow. I would like to thank him for choosing HAD as one of his chosen charities."
HAD would like to offer Cllr Ghazanfar Ali our congratulations!