PROJECT MONTH – August – December 2020
IMPACT COMMUNITIES – Magboro, Sangotedo, Ogijo, Oworonshoki & Iwaya
TRAINING SKILLS – Textile design, Ankara shoe & bag, Beads making & accessories, Baking, Makeup & Gele and Household cleaning items.
PROJECT SUMMARY – The project (Catalyst For Change) was designed to improve the economic and financial conditions of over 5,000 women from five (5) communities in Lagos Nigeria by empowering them with business and life skills needed to elevate them from extreme poverty and marginalization. This life-changing program ran for five (5) months at Magboro, Sangotedo, Ogijo, Oworonshoki and Iwaya communities targeting over 15,000 indirect beneficiaries. The project was executed in four (4) phases on the field to increase impact and 1,000 participants were trained in each of the 5 communities monthly.
PROJECT FUNDER – The Coca-Cola Foundation