Nigeria’s fast emerging charity foundation and Non- Governmental Organization, Big Church Foundation, on the 21st February unveiled popular music artist Praiz Adejo as one of its Ambassadors for the 2017 project year, at a signing at their Ikoyi office in Lagos, Nigeria.
Dr. Olakunle Churchill & Praiz
Big Church Foundation which has offered university scholarship, made donations to the less privileged, visited crisis ravaged areas, supported hospital patients, partnered with charity events and hosted empowerment campaigns, unveiled Praiz to pilot the empowerment of 36,000 youths in Nigeria through the 36 states. Meaning that 1,000 youths from each state are to be empowered through talent hunts, skill acquisition, loans, small business starts and job creation.
The Chairman, Dr. Olakunle Churchill, addressing the board members, said they needed a new ‘Ambassador’ for the Big Church Foundation to spearhead the Agriculture and Mining project which is targeting the Nigerian youths. He further buttressed on the choice of Praiz as worthy one, who has also worked with the Big Church Foundation during charity campaigns in the past.
Also at the unveiling were; actress Rosaline Meurer – the current Ambassador for Women and Child, whose key charity portfolio is the Girl Child and Nursing Mothers and TV personality Amb. Rachel Bakam signed in 2016 for Media & Charity Awareness Campaign; who are are now joined by Praiz who heads the Project Empowerment Portfolio. Other members present were the Foundation Executive Manager of Abuja branch – Tomiwa, Yebo, Foundation coordinator/ PR Mr. Raphael Cudjoe – Head of IT, Clay – Multi Media Department, Maureen Cyril of GoodGirl Foundation, Ivy Cypriel of Crown & Glamour TV and others.
Mr Paul the personal Assistant to the Chairman, Project Manager and Business Analyst expressed optimism over the signing and role the artist will play in the Agric/Mining Summit of Big Church Foundation flagging off in a couple of weeks.
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