welcome to Transwalk charity Foundation!
Transwalk Charity Foundation is a Non-governmental organization that focuses on eradicating poverty in Africa. Transwalk Charity was created to bridge the gap between people living in abject poverty and enabling individuals to live above the poverty level.
Reaching youths living on the streets of Nigeria
That the Nigerian youth is in crisis is an underestimated social problem whose magnitude is reflected by the sheer number of youths involved, its dynamics and diversities and the significant neglect accorded it by various governments in the socio-political history of Nigeria.
It has been estimated that there are about 300 million children less than 15 years of age in Africa, representing almost half of Africa's population. There are no known statistics for street children in Nigeria, but it is known that children of under 18 years of age made up nearly 48% of the estimated country's population of 120 million in 1996 (World Bank).
This estimate remains undiminished with the passage of years and associated increase in Nigeria's population. Massive corruption coupled with legendary mismanagement of natural resources has made the provision of social amenities impossible in Nigeria. Read More
We are Our brothers keeper
Our organization works to increase awareness of and donations to charities already doing great work to address poverty and its staggering effects throughout the nation. We are interested in increasing long-term sustainability through grants and business development that creates jobs and robust commerce in disenfranchised areas. We encourage the public to join the transwalk charity foundation in support of the charities featured on our website.
NO MORE POVERTY does not accept donations, but rather encourages support be offered directly to the respective charities.
Ideas For Fundraising Events
1 - Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner - Food is always a good fundraiser.
2 - Car Wash - Car loving people love clean cars, and love to support you this way. Pick a central location with high car traffic.
3 - Recycled Bottle - Raise money and do good for the environment.
4 - Book Sale - People are sure to donate books they are done reading.Other people are sure to buy them as a good read and for good cause.
5 - Garage Sale - Help people clear out "stuff" from their attic or garage. Your group picks a central location to hold your fundraising lawn sale.
If an event fundraiser seems like a lot of work, you're right.
Poverty In Nigeria
An investigative piece to the shocking level of poverty in one of Nigeria's most luxurious residential districts, less than 4 kilometres from the Presidential Villa. The story juxtaposes the poverty and right to human dignity, and the failure of the Nigerian government to effectively respond to the needs of the most vulnerable in the society. The little girl in the story represents the millions of deprived kids who have been robbed of their childhood due to poverty.
Was a student of the driving skill training, picture of his driving practical. He is done with his driving practical and is waiting job placement after this camp meeting.After the program, he has left the street life behind him and now runs a car hire service. He is back together with his family and lives in a proper house which he owns.
Before we meet him he was living the street life, no focus, disengaged from hism wife and kids, living in one of those wood settlements in lekki.After the program, he has left the street life behind him and now runs a car hire service. He is back together with his family and lives in a proper house which he owns.