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...
OUR MISSION STATEMENT
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
HOW WE HELP
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....
The inaugural Class of The Entrepreneurship University, a project of The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation, was formally launched at De-Bas Suites, Hammaruwa Way in Jalingo, the Taraba State Capital on Monday, September 17, 2018, with the first set of 28 students participating. The Entrepreneurship University is a non- conventional, non-degree, diploma...
The 2nd Annual Young Business Leaders and Social Entrepreneurship Awards ceremony was hosted by The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation on June 2, 2018 at the Doo Palace Hotel, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria. The Award provides access to finance, which is usually the most obvious challenge, as well training and mentoring support. Young Entrepreneurs will...