Local hero changes lives of many.
Compassionate, loving, selfless, humble, simply amazing; some of the words used to describe Mr. Wisdom Dordoe, founder of Give Me Hope Foundation.
Multi-award winning philanthropist and humanitarian activist,Wisdom Dordoe has braved the storms in his life to start Give Me Hope Foundation in 2013 that has impacted thousands of lives.
His sturdy passion for education for the defenseless, prisoners, school dropouts, people on the streets, and homeless orphans is undoubted.
He founded the NGO based in his passion to help millions of underprivileged children who are denied quality education. The NGO focuses on eradication of poverty through education, health, food, gender equality, prisons support etc.
The NGO uses its few resources to do humanitarian work aimed at putting smiles on the faces of thousands. The foundation has organized programs nationwide making numerous impacts such as:
2. Saved 280 lives from prison. Some ex-convicts have been equipped with business and vocational skills and integrated into the community.
3. Impacted 10,000 less privileged with its Empower Them Young Mentorships program.
4. Impacted over 10,000 less privileged with free healthy screening, food, clothes and others.
5. Organized menstrual health education nationwide which has impacted over 5,000 young girls and supported them with sanitary pads.
6. Provided free skills training for 1000 young girls and boys who have dropped out of school.
7. Provided free accommodation for 60 homeless â€œKayayesâ€, rape victims and breastfeeding mothers and provided medical care for them.
8. Provided training and supported 2000 pregnant and breastfeeding women on child abuse and domestic violence and supported them with bedsheets and towels.
Give Me Hope Foundation is committed to helping the needy in society, empowering the youth to be part of nation building and helping them to identify and develop their talents.
Mr Dordoe expressed gratitude, â€œI am so proud of our organisation. It brings me such joy to see the lives of students and many others who have benefited from Give Me Hope Foundation prosperous and changed .â€
Wisdom Dordoe has been nominated and awarded many international and local awards for his incredible work in communities.