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Global Girl Project: The Making of Change makers
Posted on August 7, 2020 · Posted in Mentorship

For six weeks, some girls in Ijegun Community had been given a life-long opportunity to learn from home and abroad, being part of the Global Girl Project, a partnership with Bestspring Foundation. The girls took part in the Blended Learning Leadership Initiative having gone through different stages of training on...

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Amazing Award From JTAH Foundation
Posted on May 3, 2020 · Posted in Mentorship

Year 2020 started on a very bright and promising note. One of the splendid news that came was the nomination of our Lead Volunteer and Executive Director at Bestspring Foundation, Mrs. Aramide Oikelome as one of the 10 Most Inspiring Women In Nigeria. Wow! This is a huge package from...

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Vocational Training For Our Caregivers
Posted on May 1, 2020 · Posted in Mentorship

Towards the end of January 2020, we had a three-days IMAGINE Empowerment Workshop for our women, using the modules of the US-based Empowerment Institute. The turnout was impressive, although it would have been more exciting to have more women learn the principles of creating the life they have always wanted...

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Meeting With Parents & Caregivers
Posted on April 27, 2020 · Posted in Mentorship

For the first time since we started grassroots work in Ijegun and its environs in 2013, we had a special forum with the parents and guardians of our wards. The meeting became expedients considering the reports we were getting about the challenges of raising children in a volatile and crime-prone...

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Transforming From Onlookers To Change-Makers
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So much has been going on with the Blended Learning Program of the Global Girl Project which started on 1st February 2020. We have had seven sessions so far as our girls have met every Saturday from 8am to 10am to learn and articulate their thoughts on what action they...

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Global Girl Project Begins In Nigeria
Posted on April 9, 2020 · Posted in Mentorship, Uncategorized

Here is one of our beautiful dreams come true! Since 2016, Apinke Girls Initiative, under the able leadership of my amiable friend and  Amazon; Bimbo Adegbite has partnered with Bestspring Foundation through its Girls Arise Initiative platform to mentor and support our girls. The mentoring program brought a new and...

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School Is Scam? How True?
Posted on March 26, 2020 · Posted in Mentorship

The February meeting was scheduled for an educational interactive session with the youth on a ragging social problem and a mentality amongst today’s youth that School Is Scam. Some youths were selected at random from SS1-SS3 by the lead volunteer Mrs Aramide Oikelome to discuss the topic. Many of the...

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Vision 2020
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It was our first mentoring program for Year 2020 and it was such a delight to see our vibrant youths again after the Christmas break. After exchanging pleasantries and singing to usher in the New Year, the chief hostess and lead volunteer, Mrs Aramide Oikelome gave a motivational talk on Vision...

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Super Christmas Celebration
Posted on March 1, 2020 · Posted in Mentorship

For the first time since we began intervention programs to indigent youths and children in Ijegun, December 2019 event came out with a bang. We had the end of the year love party at a nearby church on the 28th December with 90 women, 205 youths and 145 children in...

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Back To School Kits For 145 Kids From Indigent Homes
Posted on September 24, 2019 · Posted in Mentorship

In the bid to support less privileged children with education materials for the school year, Bestspring Foundation recently had its annual Back-To-School program at its community centre in Ijegun where it gave out school bags, books, lunch bags and other items to over 140 children and youths for the 2019...

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