Free COVID-19 Protective Materials for your parents and elderly loved ones

In response to the current global pandemic that has besieged humanity and our contribution to supporting the efforts of everyone doing something to help, Gerocare and October Orange Initiative are collaborating to provide a support system for the elderly population amongst us. Our efforts will be geared towards providing protective materials (including but not limited […]

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The OOI Future Fund

“Children are the leaders of tomorrow” the popular wise saying graces our ears from time to time; but one must wonder if we ever internalise it. Tomorrow is constantly around the corners but are the children ready? Have we equipped them enough? Do they stand a fighting chance to help save us from the eerie […]

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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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