Rise for Africa, in partnership with Qhub Africa, and Bestman Games, is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of an empowering event held on Friday, December 1st 2023. The event brought together promising young people from 10 schools in Lagos District 1, aligning with Rise’s mission to identify and elevate young leaders committed to a lifetime of service and learning.
Rise for Africa’s pioneering program is dedicated to discovering and nurturing the potential of promising young people aged 15 to 17. The organization aims to provide these young leaders with opportunities to serve others while supporting their personal and professional development. Through need-based scholarships, membership, mentorship, networking, and access to career development opportunities, Rise for Africa equips young individuals with the tools they need to drive meaningful change in their communities and beyond.
The memorable event, which took place at the prestigious Radisson Hotel in Ikeja, served as a platform for students from 10 schools in Lagos District 1 to engage in a fulfilling and inspiring experience. Participants were united by their shared commitment to service and learning, and the event was a resounding success as eager students registered for an exciting competition. “We are thrilled with the outcome of the event, as it exemplifies the spirit and dedication of the young leaders we aim to support,” said PR and communications at Rise for Africa. “It was incredibly inspiring to witness the enthusiasm and talent on display, and we are excited to continue our work in identifying and nurturing promising young individuals.”
The highlight of the event was the announcement of a transformative competition, sponsored by Rise for Africa and Ohub Africa in partnership with Bestman Games, that will provide an exceptional opportunity for one student to receive a lifetime scholarship to a school abroad. The competition aims to recognize and reward the talents and dedication of these young leaders, presenting a life-changing opportunity that aligns with Rise for Africa’s commitment to empowering the next generation of lifelong servants and learners.
The program’s mission deeply resonates with the event’s attendees, fostering a collective ambition to make a positive impact in the world. Rise for Africa’s partnership with Bestman Games and Qhub Africa further underscores the organization’s dedication to providing innovative and life-altering opportunities for young leaders to thrive and grow on a global scale.