Help Us Raise N300,000 to Sponsor A Class at Khan Foundation’s Hub 3

In a bid to boost education (one of our focus areas) and reduce the number of out-of-school children, we have been granted the opportunity of partnering with Khan Foundation in supporting the building and completion of its third school in Makoko, fondly referred to as Hub 3. We are stoked about the opportunities this will […]

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Instaart @ Optimal Children’s Home

June 22, 2019 marked another day for the Instaart programme where it was held at the Optimal Children’s Home orphanage and it was a day filled with so much fun, laughter and some pretty good painters who showed plenty of promise. The kids at the orphanage where joined by Local Guides in Lagos and it […]

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The Column – May 2019

As a follow up to the initial post on our new series, The Column (read about our first Column post by clicking here), we are doing a follow up and this will happen on a monthly basis, as the intention is to give you an idea/summary of what we have been up to in the […]

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#ONEPLANKMOVEMENT

The Khan Foundation Junior Academy is without a doubt building dreams with #oneplank at a time, which will bring untold hopes and opportunities for the Makoko community and beyond, as its children will have increased opportunities to go to school, learn and build new futures. In achieving this dream, the Khan Foundation Junior Academy has […]

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Optimal Children Homes, Magodo

Optimal Children Homes is an orphanage that caters to children who have been abandoned and the home currently caters to twenty five (25) children (as at the time of this post) between the ages of 18 months – 16 years of age, there are fourteen (14) older children between the ages of 10 – 16 […]

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Donation Drive

In the month of March 2019, we started an initiative, Donation Drive, which is aimed at soliciting for the gifting of new, old, unused clothes, shoes, toys and books for redistribution to children and adults in impoverished communities. We must say that the reception to the idea and the donation of these items has been […]

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Project Ark – Khan Foundation

Our partnership with Khan Foundation (you can read more about them here https://khanfoundationng.org/) continues to grow as we have ‘adopted’ 12 children who go to their schools in Makoko by making a monthly donation to the “Support A Child” campaign of Khan Foundation. And recent discussions between Khan Foundation and October Orange Initiative have yielded […]

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The Third Act

Positivity In Diversity Hello everyone, welcome to the ‘Third Act’, whose muse I still could not find making it difficult to put my thoughts together. Several times, I would sit in front of my Chromebook (hmm, now that’s a  story for another day) with the cursor blinking and I will just fall asleep, not knowing […]

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The Second Act

I had struggled for sometime on what to title this paper, which would have helped with giving direction on what to write, neither did I know on what subject matter I would write on. In fact, a few days ago, I had began writing a paper on the theme “Evolving Togetherness from Diversity”, which was […]

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Our First Donor

We have been speaking to a few people over the last few weeks about October Orange Initiative and the reception to the idea of what we stand for has been encouraging, to say the least. What we do hope for is the strength to live up to the expectations that people will repose in us […]

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