A Non-Govermental Organisation, You Are Great Initiative Incorporated, today extended a hand of love to Ondo State’s orphanage along Oba-Ile road, by donating food items, toiletries and baby’s care materials.
According to the Chief Executive Officer of the Organisation which has members cut across the nation, Chief Mrs Fagunwa Oluremi-Ogunleye, You Great Initiative Incorporated was visiting the motherless home for the second time, and had done same in all the Southwest States of Nigeria within the shortest period of its establishment.
She noted that she birthed the initiative in order to give back to the society by motivating other kind-hearted individuals to join the train, noting that the association had over 60 members both in Nigeria and abroad.
Fagunwa added that their visit to Ondo State to identify with the children as a usual tradition, would continue; while appealing to other well-to-do personalities in the society to partner You Great Initiative Incorporated in order to touch more lives.
The CEO who stated that today makes it the tenth outreach of donating to the less privileged ones in the Southwest Nigeria, including the widows, therefore, expressed readiness to extend it to the elderly homes and others as time goes on.
Responding to the gesture, the Head of the home, Mrs. Helen Anameboh appreciated them for remembering the children at this difficult time and for the distance they covered to come down to Ondo from their different states of residence without minding the security situation in Nigeria.
She used the medium to solicit their help for the children’s education, noting that since government could only cater for them till secondary school level, some find it difficult to proceed to the higher institutions as a result of financial incapability.
Some of the items brought included bag of rice, tubers of yam, toiletries, carton of frozen fish, drinks, flour, pampers, groundnut oil, among others.