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FUNMI IYANDA’S CAL HOSTS KIDS

NIGERIAN TV Presenter Funmi Iyanda’s Change-A-Life NGO last Friday celebrated its annual party for indigent but brilliant children. This year’s edition of the event hosted students from various school at the Eniobanke Arts Centre, GRA Ikeja, Lagos. While the children were treated to refreshments, games and music, budding artiste, Little Rap Kiddo, added more fun to the event and thrilled the crowd with his hit songs. Schools that attended include, Born Great International School, Ellyon International School, Elshadai International School and Shining Lords International school. Other schools include; Golden Anchor International school, Trainers International School, and Julius Grace International School. The event’s co-ordinator, Seki Ayeyemi said since inception, the event has continued growing bigger and asked sponsors to continue to do more so that they can reach more children. “As you can see the children are happy, and that is what makes us happy,” said Ayeyemi. “The turnout is impressive so were our sponsors – 7up, Nasco, Aviva, Indomie, Haansbro, fan Milk and others. We hope they will continue to be with us and even surpass their current level of support.” Change-A-Life’s was established by Tv personality, Funmi Iyanda with the mission is to act as a bridge between people in need who possess human, community and leadership potential and the individuals, agencies and organisations with the capacity and willingness to help. Iyanda who was out of the country during the event, thanked everyone for coming out to support the less privileged in the society and promised a bigger event next year.

3500

Indigent children and Adult served

150

Recipients of Educational Scholarships (HES)

100

Young people trained on life building & vocational skills (GYI trained)

150

Women in Business (WIB) Beneficiaries

12

Basic & Advanced Entrepreneurship workshops (EW) for Women

5000

Children celebrated (Annual Children Day Event)