Rallying for Support
Olumide Osunsina, Chairman of the foundation, emphasized the need for a collaborative approach to tackle youth unemployment. He urged corporate organizations, philanthropists, and individuals to join forces with the government in addressing this critical issue. Osunsina’s call to action underscores the foundation’s belief that relying solely on government intervention is insufficient and that a concerted effort from various sectors is essential.
Empowering Underserved Youths
The foundation’s first Youth Skills Training Programme celebrated the graduation of 18 beneficiaries. The event not only highlighted the success of the program but also showcased the potential impact of equipping young individuals with essential skills. By focusing on practical training and empowerment, the foundation aims to enhance the prospects of the youth, enabling them to contribute meaningfully to society.
Ayodeji Oriyomi, the foundation’s Project Manager, revealed plans for future collaborations with relevant bodies, agencies, and organizations that share a common goal of addressing social intervention initiatives. This strategic approach demonstrates the foundation’s commitment to expanding its reach and making a more significant impact on youth unemployment and related challenges.
The Olumide Osunsina Foundation’s unwavering commitment to addressing youth unemployment through a collaborative approach is both commendable and visionary. By stressing the importance of shared responsibility and encouraging individuals and entities to give back to society, the foundation is setting an example for how the public and private sectors can come together to create lasting change.
The Olumide Osunsina Foundation’s call for collective action in combating youth unemployment serves as a clarion call to all stakeholders, from corporate giants to individual citizens. The foundation’s inaugural Youth Skills Training Programme graduation ceremony is not just a milestone in the organization’s journey, but a beacon of hope for Nigeria’s youth.
As collaborations and partnerships continue to form, there is a renewed sense of optimism that through combined efforts, the challenge of youth unemployment can be successfully tackled, leading to a brighter and more prosperous future for all.