LEADERSHIP, EDUCATION, ASPIRATION & DEVELOPMENT (L.E.A.D) PROGRAM (May 24, 2013)The Leadership Education Aspiration & Development Program is an annual event that takes the Foundation to public primary and secondary schools in Nigeria. The goal of the L.E.A.D Program is to encourage less privileged children to aspire to become better students and responsible citizens to enable them break the cycle of poverty in their respective homes and communities at large by providing access to quality & affordable education, mentorship programs, nutritional and psychosocial support.
The beneficiary school was Ikoyi Nursery and Primary School, located at Osborne Road Ikoyi, Lagos. The school was founded in 1983 and has a population of 224 pupils in both the nursery and primary section.
The event was held on May 24, 2013. Various educational materials were distributed to the students while all those who performed optimally (1st to 3rd position) in the various arms were rewarded with special gifts.
Many thanks and sincere appreciation goes to Chikki Food Industries Limited and Vicbol Limited for sponsoring the event.
CHILDREN’S DAY CELEBRATIONS (MAY 27, 2013)
The Foundation celebrated the children’s day with pupils of Olanike Children’s Centre in Lagos.
The event was held at the the Tafawa Balewa Square in Lagos. Over 300 children benefited from the event as various educational and nutritional items were distributed such as: Chikki arm band, Chikki chips, Vicbol apple drink, Chikki plates, Chikki plastic bags, Biscuits, Pencils , Books to outstanding pupils, Water bottles to Nursery and Primary 1 pupils and Bobo drinks.
The children were very excited and happy to receive their various gifts.