Street to School Initiative is a registered non-profit organization which sponsors the education programs of out of school children and primary school drop outs in underserved communities and street. Our core programs are Education sponsorship, School Support Programs and Empowerment schemes for vulnerable women and mothers of sponsored children. #Women #Children
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Yemisi Ransome-Kuti Award. We Won It....!
Yesterday, We Won the Yemisi Ransome-Kuti (YRK) Award by the Nigerian Network of NGOs (NNNGO). !!!!!
We Are Excited. We Are Thankful.
Special Thanks To Everyone Who Made This possible. We are here because you have been there...for us! Thank you.
To our friends and child sponsors, donors. Thank You!
In The Photographs Are:
1. Ms. Yemisi Ransome-Kuti
2. Ms. Laurel Beaufils, Deputy British Commissioner, Nigeria
3. UBA, Staff
4. TosinTaiwo. Founder, Street to School Initiative.
Let's Keep Doing More Together... Until Every Child Is Served.
She was only 7+years old.
She fell ill 2weeks ago.
Maybe, for lack of hospital in the community.
Maybe, for lack of adequate knowledge.
The parent resolved into spiritual intervention.
It must be a spiritual attack.
Mary couldn't move again.
Yesterday, Mary died in the church.
Where her parent had taken her to.
Today, I crrrriiieeed. Still tear-dropping.
I weep because we just lost a friend .
one of our coolest friends.
I weep for what ignorance could bring.
Last three years, we had a similar case where one of our girls was also 'abandoned' in the church for spiritual healing. She had her legs swollen as a result of the illness. It was a mild fracture, mama assured us. Everything would be fine. Haaa! Fracture? But this is not an hospital. Swiftly, with friends help, we got them moved to a hospital where it was diagnosed that our little friend had kidney problem. She spent more than 4months in the hospital! Today she is alive and in JSS 1.
Dear Friends,Today, we would be on "Amazons on Radio" show on Classic FM Radio. And, we invite you to kindly tune in by 4:00pm to listen to us, as we shall be discussing Out of School Children.Once again, we wish to thank everyone of you for being there. Thank you for your thoughtfulness, kind wishes, prayers, donations and huge support to the cause of children from extremely low income earning families. Thank you very much. God Bless.Our Best Wishes! SSI Team "Education...every child deserves a chance"