The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation exists to end hunger and poverty in Africa, through investments in Education, support to social entrepreneurs and the development of tomorrow's leaders. We support positive social change through viable, sustainable programs that strengthen local people and communities. 

Our Strategic Approach

The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation works in partnership with Social Entrepreneurs, the academic community and policy makers, to strategize, organize and deliver tools and services to promote the entrepreneurial culture that cultivates, inspires and facilitates sustainable peace and development. Our approach is community-centered and originates from the community.


COUNTRIES                              Impacting rural communities and changing lives in Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia and Togo


YOUNG LEADERS TRAINED   Through our Entrepreneurship University and Leadership Development Programs


BUSINESSES SUPPORTED      Through our Young Business Leaders Awards and Business Skills Development Programs


STUDENTS EMPOWERED       Through our Educational Support, including payment of tuition, textbooks and uniforms


Current projects

The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation's International Advisory Board Member Dr. Sesugh Ande who is a Senior Lecturer and College of Science Examinations Officer, Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi was awarded The Most SOCIAL LECTURER of the University by the Student Union. This award is most deserving. Dr Ande who is a soon to be Associate...

The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation has announced the Call for Applications for the 2019 Session of The Entrepreneurship University. Applications will be received from interested candidates until August 31, 2019.

The 3rd Annual Young Business Leaders and Social Entrepreneurship Awards ceremony was hosted by The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the Star Exclusive Hotel, Jalingo, Taraba State, Nigeria. The Award provides access to finance, as well training and mentoring support. Young Entrepreneurs receive mini capital to...

On Sunday, November 25, 2018, The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation received the Community & Humanitarian Service Award at the Gymnasium of the Jolly Nyame Stadium, Jalingo, the Taraba State Capital, in recognition of our consistency and passionate dedication to empowering young people through education, leadership and entrepreneurial skills development....


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