Hope For Women

SKILLS ACQUISITION TRAINING AND EMPOWERMENT FOR WIDOWS

HOFOWEM Skill Acquisition Training and Empowerment Programme for Widows was designed with the sole aim of training  and empowering widows in several economic skills like Catering and Hotel Management, Hairdressing and Cosmetology, Hat Making, Rubber Macrame and Crafts etc. A total of 6 women took part in the skill acquisition programme.

Ready to Beat Malaria, Makoko Residents Get Nets

Globally, malaria is seen as one of the most severe global public health problems that is handled with levity in most parts of Sub-Saharan Africa. This disease kills over 3000 children daily worldwide and in 2016 the World Health Organization (WHO) reported an estimated 216 million cases in 91 countries resulting in over 445,000 deaths. [

Widows Empowerment Programme (2017 Edition)

The Widows Empowerment Programme (2017 Edition) held at Excel Events Centre, Oregun, Ikeja, Lagos  on Thursday, 29 June 2017.   HOFOWEM MARKED THE 2017 WIDOWS’ DAY BY EMPOWERING OVER 100 WIDOWS IN LAGOS AT EXCEL EVENTS CENTRE, OREGUN  ON THURSDAY, 29 JUNE 2017.   The Hope For Women in Nigeria Initiative (HOFOWEM) decided to

TESTIMONIES OF THE BENEFICIARIES OF THE 2017 EDITION OF THE HOFOWEM WIDOWS EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMME

INTRODUCTION On the 29th of June 2017, HOFOWEM organized an Empowerment Programme for Widows in commemoration of the 2017 International Widows Day. The programme empowered over 100 widows across Lagos State in 3 categories of Skills Acquisition, Equipment and Business Support. The programme was designed to guarantee the beneficiaries stab

Hip replacement surgery for a 70 year widow

Mrs. Folake Muritala is a 70 year old widow and a grandmother, who was unfortunately caught up in the middle of a fight between rival  cultists armed with guns and firing continuously into the air on 26 October, 2006. The pandemonium lead to individuals scampering for safety, but it was unfortunate that her strength could […]

Cash donation to support Sebeccly Cancer Care, Lagos.

  Sebeccly Cancer Care (Sebeccly) is a not-for-profit cancer care and advocacy organization dedicated to the critical issues unique to women living with breast cancer care.    

HOFOWEM – Assisting families with triplets

Assisting a couple with triplets by donating  delivery kits.

HOFOWEM Hope for Expectant Mothers – 2016

  HOFOWEM Presentation – Hope For Expectant Mothers at the Adeyemi Bero Auditorium, Alausa on the 20th of July 2016   A KEYNOTE ADDRESS DELIVERED BY HER EXCELLENCY, MRS. BOLANLE AMBODE, WIFE OF THE GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE, AT A PROGRAMME OF SUPPORT FOR EXPECTANT MOTHERS, ORGANISED BY HOPE FOR WOMEN FOUNDATION, HOFOWEM, AT

HOFOWEM Foundation Presentation – 2016

Presentation to widows and mothers with multiple birth at Lagos House, Ikeja on the 7th of March, 2016. KEYNOTE ADDRESS DELIVERED BY HER EXCELLENCY, MRS. BOLANLE AMBODE, WIFE OF THE GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE AND FOUNDER, HOPE FOR WOMEN IN NIGERIA INITIATIVE (HOFOWEM), AT AN EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMME FOR WIDOWS, MOTHERS WITH MULTIPLE BIRTHS AND