By Stanley Onyekwere An Abuja based Non Governmental Organisation, Helpline Foundation for the Needy Abuja has rolled out its reach-out programme for over 500 vulnerable women in rural communities across the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and neighboring states of Nasarawa, Niger and Kogi, during the yuletide season. The Foundation also distributed assorted food items and …

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Today, Helpline Foundation for the Needy Abuja, partnered with the Ambassador Queen Worlu Foundation as they launched two new clusters of the Non-profit Revolving Loan Scheme. The Scheme was initiated by the Founder of Helpline Foundation, Dr. Jumai Ahmadu in 2015 and has been successfully replicated in various rural communities. The Ambassador Queen Worlu Foundation …

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PRESS RELEASE   On 17 December 1999, in its resolution 54/120, the United Nations General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth (Lisbon, 8-12 August 1998) that 12 August be declared International Youth Day.   The Assembly recommended that public information activities be organized to support the Day …

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Shelters are necessary to provide safe spaces and secure accommodation for women and girls who are either at risk or have been subjected to one form of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) or the other. One of the major reasons why victims of GBV do not report their abuse is the FEAR that their abuser will harm …

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In 2018 Helpline Foundation for the Needy planned to empower only 50 women through her Nonprofit Revolving Loan Scheme, it’s June 2020 and we are excited to have grown the number from the initial 50 to over 300, thanks to the support of friends and family. While we have provided relief packages and foodstuff to …

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Activity: International Women’s Day Match of Women for Women Date / Venue: 8th March 2019 – Social Development Secretariat to ICC Exhibition Pavilion Partner: Social Development Secretariat Activity: UN CSW 63 Date / Venue:11TH-22ND MARCH 2019 UN Building, New York, USA Activity:2019 Ramadan outreach for Keffi Date / Venue:4th May 2019, Keffi, Nassarawa state. Activity:2019 …

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By Stanley Onyekwere: Peoples Daily Abuja Ahead of the Christmas celebration, an Abuja based Non-Governmental Organization, Helpline Foundation for the Needy, has carried out a skill acquisition training programme for no fewer than 400 widows and vulnerable in the society. The foundation also distributed assorted food items to the vulnerable in the 18th edition of …

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The United Nations observes 23 June as International Widows Day, to draw attention to the voices and experiences of widows and to galvanize the unique support that they need. The loss of a partner is devastating. For many women around the world, that loss is magnified by a long-term struggle for basic needs, their human …

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