In the spirit of the season, a non governmental organization, The Lotus Initiatives has added values to the lives of women and children by putting smiles on their faces for Christmas. This according to the coordinator, Mrs. Ajibola is in line with the UN SDG 1(No poverty) and UN SDG 2(Zero Hunger).
The program held on the 22nd of December,2018 was the maiden edition of her Social Development program for Indigent Women and less privileged Children in three communities in Ikorodu(viz: Okelisa, Oko-Ito and Oke-agbo Ikorodu). The theme for the program was “Caring and Sharing” which focused on celebrating the Christmas Season with them.
Over 250 women and children were given free food stuffs, clothes and gift items to mark the occasion.
Also three (3) women were provided with walking aides to help in their movement and day-to-day activities. The program was also replicated for children in Ikotun,Lagos.