A Call for Support – Khan Foundation

As part of our ongoing efforts in providing support in one form or another to other charitable organisations, we had since partnered with Khan Foundation to support their efforts in education in various ways. Besides fundraising efforts focused on specific projects, such as the current Hub 4 project, October Orange Initiative supports Khan Foundation by […]

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OOI Branded Exercise Books

October Orange Initiative will be distributing its own-branded exercise books within our communities (as we expand our outreach). We see this as one of many ways in supporting education in our communities. The exercise books we shall give out are in addition to our other initiatives we implement to support community based schools, as well […]

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The Hub 4 Project – A New School by Khan Foundation 

We are kicking off activities this year with a campaign that supports Khan Foundation in raising the sum of Six Hundred Thousand Naira (N600,000.00) which is meant to procure three thousand (3,000) blocks that will build the new junior academy in Iwaya. The site for the new school has been identified and paid for. Now, […]

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Movie Day Out

For us at October Orange Initiative, we are clear in our minds that education is not just about the formal classroom experience that many people typically go through from their childhood into their early adult years. It is really about the total exposure to the experiences that influence our existence and being able to handle […]

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Breaking Down Barriers, Building New Hopes

We started out the year not really knowing what to expect but it was clear in our minds that whatever we did, we would do with the intention of making a difference, no matter how small. If we could just touch the life of one (1) person, that would make a world of difference for […]

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Donation Drive – Correctional Centre Edition

As the yuletide season approaches and in the spirit of giving back, OCTOBER ORANGE INITIATIVE and ANCHOR HERITAGE (click names to view websites) are collaborating on a Donation Drive to pool together clothes, shoes, food items, toiletries, beverage and much more, from donors, which we are donating to the inmates of the Kirikiri Correctional Centre.  […]

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Creating Experiences – Movie Day Out

Ever since our foray into nonprofit activities, we had always thought about how do we create or help promote experiences that truly make a difference. It was not so much for doing big things but we decided to focus on the little things that make a world of difference. This has been our approach in […]

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We Did It For “The Ark”

On September 11, 2019 we reached our funding goal of Three Hundred Thousand Naira (N300,000.00) only which was/is to be used in sponsoring a classroom in the new school built by Khan Foundation in Makoko. This school, fondly called “The Ark”, is the third school in the Makoko community managed by the team at Khan […]

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Funding Update – Khan Foundation Hub 3 Project

It has been an experience in partnering with Khan Foundation to raise part funding for the development of its new school in Makoko, fondly called “The Ark” or “Hub 3” and we are grateful for the opportunity of participating in such an epic development. We had set out to raise Three Hundred Thousand Naira (N300,000.00) […]

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Building Relationships Fosters Growth

It is without a doubt that by establishing equitable relationships with key partners in any venture you undertake, you are bound to go far and exceed most expectations, if such relationships are positively and deliberately fostered. In some cases, you are bound to experience unimaginable support or new perspectives that never occurred to you before. […]

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