Glo brings cheer to Charity homes across Nigeria


L-R Mr Jerry Bassey, Mr Femi Ogunlusi (Regional Manager,Sales), Mrs Gift Eke (Matron, Port Harcourt Children’s Home) and Mr Mojeed Agbaje(Deputy ZBC).Telecoms giant, Globacom, has donated food items worth millions of Naira to charity organisations across  Nigeria in the spirit of end of the year festivities. The items which comprised edibles and essentials for children were delivered by key staff of the company to several charity homes in different cities across the country.Among the charity organisations which benefitted from Globacom’s Yuletide largesse are Little Saints Orphanage, Palmgrove,  Heritage Homes, Anthony Village   and Living Fountain Orphanage, Victoria Island, Lagos all in Lagos; Oluyole Cheshire Home, Sango,  and the Ibadan Motherless Babies’ Home in Ibadan, Oyo State capital; School For Children With Special Needs,  Ijebu Ode, Ogun State;  Mother Theresa Orphanage, Gwarimpa, Abuja,  and Hope For Survival Orphanage Home,  Abuja;  Oronsaye Orphanage Home, Benin City and City of David Orphanage, Asaba, Delta State; Hope House Orphanage, Ikeduru,  Owerri, Imo State, and   Missionaries of Charity, Fegge, Onitsha.  Others include Nigerian Red Cross Motherless Babies’ Home, Enugu and the Nigerian Red Cross Motherless Babies’ Home, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State;  Port Harcourt Children’s Home, Borokiri,  and  Gloryland Children’s Home, Opolo, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State; Infant Jesus Orphanage Home, Calabar, Cross River State and Motherless Babies Home, Eket, Akwa Ibom State; Privilege Abode and Child Love and Protection Advocacy Orphanage both in Jos, Plateau State;  State Government  Orphanage Home, Yola, Adamawa State, and  Social Welfare Office,  Gombe; Sokoto State Orphanage Home,  Sokoto, Sokoto State and the  Ministry of Women Affairs Orphanage, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State as well as  Posop Foundation International, Bompai, Kano, and Taáwun Foundation, Gabasawa Layout, Katsina State. According to company sources, the donations were part of its initiatives to reach out to the less privileged in the country.  ‘’This is part of our Corporate Social Responsibility Programmes. It is meant to give the less privileged a feel of excitement during this festive season so that they do not feel forgotten or abandoned”, the source stated. The Christmas period, the company said, is meant for spreading love and goodwill and showing care and concern for the less privileged in society. There are many children out there lacking in several respects. Some lack food and good clothing, while some lack the love of their biological parents. We must spare a thought for them as we enjoy the Yuletide with our loved ones”, the company added.Some children of Missionaries of Charity, Fegge Onitsha with their coordinator, Rev Sr. Mary John-Vianney  warmly receiving the Glo Regional Manager, South East 2, Mr Tochukwu Okechukwu. Mr. Kazeem Kaka(Globacom Regional Manager, Secondary Sales), North Central with children of the Hope for Survival Orphanage Home, Abuja.   Michael Ehumadu ( Regional Manager south east 1) presenting Gift items to Mrs Ogbonna ( Matron Red Cross Motherless Homes , Enugu)Globacom officials with staff of Posop Foundation International Orphanage, Kano   Globacom’s Regional Manager, Sales, West I Region, Mr Ikechukwu Onuekwusi, the Matron of the  Oluyole Cheshire Home for the Handicapped, Ibadan , Mrs Ayo Alabi and Regional Manager, Activations, West 1, Mr Bidemi Emmanuel (Left to Right) Globacom’s Regional Manager, Lagos, Mr. Gbenga Bakare handing over commodity gifts to representatives of Little Saints Orphanage, Palmgrove, Lagos, Mrs Bose Ogunbanjo and Mrs Dorothy Dennis  The post Glo brings cheer to Charity homes across Nigeria appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.


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