Horn of Africa Services 

 About us

        Horn of Africa Services (HOAS) is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization founded in Seattle, Washington in 1992. Since its foundation the organization is actively and dedicatedly serving the community. HOAS impacted countless life through out the decades of its operation.

       To provide services in cultural lens the organization diversified its teams. The diversified team increase innovation in the field of its services, gave cultural competence to serve community members from different cultural background and limited to no dominant language ability. The organization built friendly yet professional relationship with community it serve. 

       The organization built reputation over the decades by serving the community with trust and dignity. By diversifying its team, HOAS able to guaranteed  services that are culturally and linguistically outstanding.  


To see East African immigrants and refugees in the Seattle and King county area becoming socially integrated, politically engaged and economically self-sufficient residents contributing to the wellbeing of the general population.


To offer multi-lingual and multicultural services that can help its target low income East African immigrants and refugees attain immediate and long-term adjustment through Social work, Community capacity building education and advocacy.

Core values 

Community based
Social Justice, and