Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria

by Leadership Initiatives
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Create 20 Community Owned Businesses In Nigeria
Nov 17, 2020

Continue to Support a Developing Community

Dear Amazing Leadership Initiatives Donors,

Your donations will empower individuals and communities across Bauchi State, Nigeria, giving them the opportunity to form connections and address local issues using community resources. This will create a generation of leaders given the platform to encourage progress that starts at the local level but impacts many more. Contributions from donors support public health, advocacy, and business development initiatives and create educational campaigns within the local community. 

The public health program provides individuals with critical knowledge for the prevention, treatment, and eradication of the most threatening public health issues in sub-Saharan Africa.  The advocacy program provides individuals with essential civic skills and knowledge, building their practical ability to advocate for themselves and others, and enhancing the human rights within their community. These leaders then identify developmental obstacles within their communities, design practical solutions, and create sustainable business models to overcome those obstacles.   

Our students work with local NGOs and hospitals in Nigeria to assess and monitor the current public health situation, then design educational campaigns to educate individuals in the community on prevention, risk, and treatment options. Additionally, students create innovative solutions firmly grounded in principles of social entrepreneurship. We have previously created businesses in Bauchi, Nigeria businesses: fish farming, welding, tailoring, motorcycle repair & computer education with job placement. Finally, our students work with local NGOs and government agencies in Nigeria to build human rights education programs, then design educational campaigns to train community leaders and develop teaching materials to carry out advocacy initiatives.

As a supporter of this project, Leadership Initiatives would love to have you involved if you ever want to help grow our programs, learn of ways you can participate, or have new ideas on how this team could best help work on their public health issue. Please contact Executive Director Marshall Bailly at mbailly@lichange.org if you have any suggestions, questions, or comments! Your hard work and support is the greatest gift we could receive as we attempt to create a better world.

Thank you once again from the bottom of everyone's heart here at Leadership Initiatives. If you would ever like to speak to our staff in Nigeria or this specific project leader, we would love to communicate with you so you can personally see the change you are creating. Wishing you, your family, and your friends the absolute best!

Sincerely,

Leadership Initiatives  

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Location: Washington, DC - USA
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Marshall Bailly
Washington, DC United States
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