Our JourneyIn the rhythmic beats of our journey, Ghead emerges as more than just an entity. We are a collective melody of purpose, harmony, and shared dreams. Rooted in the belief that every step forward is a chapter of positive change, we navigate the symphony of life with a commitment to make each note resonate with empowerment and community. Join us on this beautiful cadence where stories unfold, connections bloom, and the spirit of transformation thrives.
Our Mission & Vision
Guided by a vision of inclusive empowerment.
Our mission at Ghead is to uplift communities through accessible education, health initiatives, and collaborative endeavors, fostering positive change for a brighter, united future.
Mission & Purpose
At Ghead, we are driven by a mission to uplift communities through accessible education and health initiatives, fostering positive change for a brighter, united future. Our purpose focuses on health and education development for underserved communities, placing emphasis on health and nutrition awareness, reducing youth risk behaviors, preventing suicide, and building community capacity through empowering training programs. Together, we are committed to creating a world where everyone has access to high-quality health and education services, ensuring a future filled with compassion, understanding, and unity.
“The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.”
Our Beliefs & Values
At the core of our mission lies a set of deeply held beliefs and values that guide our every endeavor:
We believe in the transformative power of understanding and sharing the feelings of others. Our commitment extends to creating a haven for those navigating mental health challenges and embracing the diverse experiences of individuals from various backgrounds.
We are driven to make mental health resources and education universally accessible. This means providing affordable services, delivering resources in multiple languages, and ensuring that no one is left behind, particularly those in marginalized communities.
We understand the strength in unity and actively seek partnerships with organizations, mental health professionals, and community members. Together, we aim to devise impactful solutions and initiatives.
We take ownership of our actions and decisions in supporting the community. Transparency is our beacon, and we hold ourselves and our partners accountable for upholding the values and goals we share.
Who We Are
Our Team & Leadership
Our Executive Director: Mrs. Maryan Abbi Dualle
Mrs. Maryan Abbi Dualle, our executive director has been a resident of Columbus for the last 18 years. but also a health and human service advocate with over ten years of non-profit leadership experience! Originally from Somalia, Mrs. Maryan currently serves as a North Linden Area Commissioner and is convinced that she thrives in helping others. She aspires to help ensure that all Ohioans have access to high-quality health and education services.
Dr. Farhan J. Hallane
Community Service Coordinator
Abdullahi F. Jama
Community Service Coordinator
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I get involved with Ghead’s community initiatives?
Explore our “Get Involved” page to discover volunteer opportunities, events, and ways you can contribute to our mission.
What specific health programs does Ghead offer for underserved communities?
Learn about our targeted health initiatives, including awareness campaigns, nutrition programs, and youth risk behavior reduction efforts, on our Health Initiatives page.
How does Ghead promote education accessibility in underserved areas?
Visit our Education page to understand our collaborative efforts with local providers, enhancing cultural competency and community involvement in schools.
What sets Ghead apart in fostering community unity?
Discover how our holistic approach to community development, emphasizing collaboration, distinguishes GHead’s impact on unity and positive change.
Can I contribute financially to Ghead’s mission?
Support our initiatives by making a donation through our dedicated “Donate” page, and learn about the impact your contribution can have on uplifting underserved communities.
Is there a specific focus on mental health within Ghead’s programs?
Explore our Mental Health section to understand our commitment to mental well-being, including initiatives, resources, and support available for individuals and communities.