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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‘Our’ desks and chairs have started arriving…

We are super excited that the first batch of desks and chairs for the Khan Foundation school project, fondly called Hub 3, have started arriving based on donations received thus far. Till date, we have collected a total of N165,000, representing 55% of our target amount of N300,000.00. We sincerely hope in our hearts that […]

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Fundraising Milestone – Khan Foundation’s Hub 3 Project

It is with great joy that we announce we have surpassed 50% of our target amount on the Khan Foundation Hub 3 project. We have a target of N300,000.00 to raise by the end of August and as of this publication we have raised N160,000.00 from 15 donors, two of whom are foreign based donations.  […]

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Donation Drive – Back-To-School Campaign

Well, now that the kids are on holidays, we imagine the adults are going through a race to make sure that everything is ready for them when they are due back in school. We imagine parents running through all sorts of checklists to make sure they are not running around like headless chickens 🤪 in […]

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