Oct 19, 2021

Mawazo Writing Africa

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Osinbajo applauds ex-minister’s humanitarian initiative for orphans, others

Osinbajo presented the commendation on Sunday in Lagos at the inauguration of the DashMe Store, an online component of the Dashme Foundation.

The DashMe Foundation’s Adeosun initiative aims to protect the lives of orphans and Transforming Vulnerable Children, youth and domestic violence victims in West Africa by funding indigenous organizations that work with them.

Dashme Store is also an online savings store to raise money for orphanages and other people in need; it’s about celebrating the art of giving.

The Vice President said Adeosun had the ability to come up with new ideas and innovations and praised her tenacity to push them through.

“But they most of all their dedication to the idea that all service to man is actually service to God; that we owe people, especially the poor and disadvantaged, not only empathy, but also concrete and creative measures to enable them to live the best possible life.

“For this reason, as minister, she has priority in the social investment program admitted that when it was the first time we voted nearly N500 billion of our annual budget for welfare programs for the poor.

“So it really doesn’t surprise me that she decided to share some of her tremendous talent and influence to create an organization that raises funds and resources for grassroots indigenous charities that work with orphaned and vulnerable children, disadvantaged youth and victims of domestic violence.

“The DashMe Foundation is in every way, who Kemi Adeosun really is. ”

He said that Adeosun and her team brought the new concept of social enterprise to the project.

N In his words, philanthropy runs with the discipline, attention to detail, and financial prudence of a successful business.

Osinbajo said that an Imp An integral part of the DashMe Foundation was the DashMe Store.

“This is just one of the creative ways the foundation is raising funds for charity.

” The idea of ​​this thrift-for-charity store is brilliant and the first of its kind in Nigeria.

“It’s a unique model that doesn’t just donate to the needy in the traditional way.

” It’s an innovative and structured way of raising funds to generate income to benefit the lives of the To change the weak and the needy and at the same time create jobs. ”

According to him, the process ensures that donations reach the inaccessible vulnerable people through the grassroots charities that the foundation supports.

He said he was particularly impressed with the online DashMe shop.

“It’s very user-friendly and easy to navigate; I have to say that your focus on fundraising grassroots nonprofits is so crucial.

“After fighting with you on behalf of our party, the APC, across Ogun and every part of Nigeria It is clear that you can reach Nigerians and Nigerians if you don’t have a plan for the grassroots.

`I realize that the ultimate goal of this foundation is not to give charity, but to give to be a powerful institution for creating wealth and opportunity for today’s less privileged.

“I am glad that the poor and disadvantaged now have one of the brightest, most eloquent and persistent speakers and activists – Adeosun “He said.

The Vice President expressed his optimism that the DashMe Foundation would be a turning point for philanthropy and social enterprise in Nigeria.

Previously, Adeosun said it was 17, 5 million orphans and vulnerable people are children in Niger ia.

She said the tradition that such children supported the extended family with urbanization.

The former minister said the DashMe store is geared towards making as much money as possible to raise funds for orphanages and children’s homes, profile them and send money to them.

She said that for a charity, to be sustainable, many people would donate small amounts over time.

In your opinion, technology is afoot that will allow orphanages to upload their needs.