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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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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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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‘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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Progress Report – Khan Foundation’s Hub 3 Project

On Saturday, July 27 2019 we paid a visit to the Hub 3 project (aka “The Ark“) we are currently supporting (through an awareness drive and fund raising). The current donation campaign is attempting to raise N300,000.00 to purchase 20 pairs of desks and chairs before school resumes in September, as target timeline is to […]

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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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