Ibadan, Oyo State: Yesterday, 24th January, Mobile phone giant, itel Mobile extended their monthly Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) campaign tagged #LoveAlwaysOn from Lagos to Ibadan, Oyo state by donating school materials to pupils of Glory Kiddies school, Monatan, Ibadan.
Recall that in December 2016, itel Mobile launched their #LoveAlwaysOn campaign aimed at schools in low-income communities nominated by active their fans on social media. The aim of the Love Always On campaign is to ensure kids whose parents earn little or no tangible income have a better education; since education is key to the development of a nation.
At Glory Kiddies school, basic school items were given to all the kids present. The joy on their faces as they collected their gifts showed the impact of the project.
Speaking to journalists present, the Digital Marketing Manager of itel Mobile Nigeria, Oke Umurhohwo said one school will be visited every month across the country. “By the end of 2017, more than 1,500 kids would have benefited from the campaign”.
Speaking further, he said there is a lot more to be done for kids in the rural communities. He called on other organizations to do something similar to help the people living in these low income because the government cannot do all.
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