As part of its efforts to drive youth empowerment, Activate Success International Foundation has partnered with Nestle Nigeria and Crown Luxury Properties to disburse a grant of N500,000 to corp members.
“Activate Success International Foundation, an outlet that focuses on helping people discover their gifts, talents and purpose in life has given out N.5m grant to six corp members to support their businesses at the NYSC Headquarters in Abuja,” it stated.
According to the statement, Mrs Love Idoko-Uloko who championed the presentation at the National Youth Service Corps headquarters in Abuja, expressed her appreciation to her partners.
She said, “We are very delighted to be here today for the Activate Success International Foundation grant presentation supported by Nestle Nigeria Plc. Permit me to use this medium to appreciate the NYSC for the warm and cordial partnership we have enjoyed since July 2018.
“The Activate Success International Foundation sincerely appreciates the NYSC for honouring us with a recognition award recently. We look forward to a more rewarding and mutually benefiting partnership”.
The statement noted that for 11 years, Activate Success International Foundation had been a major advocate for youth empowerment across the country by reaching out to hundreds of thousands of young people through the inspirational television programme ‘Activating Success’.
Uloko added “We took our Youth Entrepreneurship and Empowerment Programme severally to Lagos, Abuja, Ogun, kano, Nasarawa, Oyo, Enugu, Akwa-Ibom, Rivers, Edo, Imo and Benue States NYSC camps since 2018 and 54 Corp members have benefited millions of naira from our programmes.
“Corp members were asked to submit their business ideas and our team went through all of them.’’