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2019 Professional Makeup Training

Our 2019 professional bridal makeup training was wrapped up with the graduation ceremony and presentation of work kits to the 3 successful beneficiaries after an intensive one month training and a 2-week industrial attachment at Ewabela Beauty Academy. The overjoyed beneficiaries were full of thanks as they receive their start-up kits and


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.


As part of our goals to raise a team of youths that are economically independent through our various entrepreneurship training programmes, HOFOWEM took up the sponsorship of two young ladies Mrs. Eniola Adeleke and Miss. Nelly Ubaba to attend a two year Cosmetology and Aesthetic course at a beauty academy in Lagos State. Eniola and [&hell

Embellishment and Bag Making Training Programme

The first edition of our 8-weeks Embellishment and Bag Making Training Programme was concluded on Thursday 15th November, 2018 with a graduation ceremony held at our office where the 10 beneficiaries received their certificates of completion as well as displayed the various projects (Ankara Bags) they worked on in the course of their trai

Hope For Youth Training Programme (2018 Batch-2 Fashion Designing)

  The second edition of our 2018 Dress Designing Training Programme produced young promising youths who underwent our 3 months training in fashion designing (Basic and Advanced Intermediary Pattern Designing). The elated young designers graduated on 7th November, 2018 as they were presented with their certificates as well as industri


Our utmost call is to touch and transform the lives of every indigent youths within our reach and we will not derail from that path until all our youths have acquired the needed skills and expertise to be financially independent and able to contribute to the development of their communities. The beneficiaries of the Batch-2, […]

2018 PROJECT BRIGHT STEPS – Equipping Future Leaders!

The goal of Project Bright Steps is to enlighten the society on the importance of catering for the welfare of school children. At HOFOWEM we believe that equipping children is important to the quality of the future generation. In 2017, HOFOWEM distributed School Shoes and Socks to 175,000 primary 1 to 3 pupils in all […]

Hope For Youth Training Programme: Dress Designing

We are raising young entrepreneurs through our various entrepreneurship programmes that directly impact the lives of our indigent youths and set them on the path of successful lives. We are happy to have achieved this with these four brilliant and promising youths, resident in Lagos state, who have been made to undergo a rigorous and [&he

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. [

HOFOWEM 2017/2018 Scholarship Award

The HOFOWEM Scholarship Award Scheme is an annual programme inaugurated in 2016 to give scholarship to the brilliant but indigent students who finished from Public Secondary Schools in Lagos State, to pursue first degree courses in any Nigerian University. The 2016/2017 edition had two recipients who are currently in their second year of