The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation
The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation is a not-for-profit, independent and neutral organization, registered national nonprofit, with the purpose to advance peace, justice and economic empowerment through social entrepreneurship and to foster social entrepreneurs as an indispensable catalyst for development, innovation and progress.The Foundation identifies, celebrates social entrepreneurs and connects them to policy makers, innovators and change agents and provides them with the tools and resources they need to solve pressing social problems.
Our mission is to inspire, foster and support social entrepreneurs as engaged, responsive and responsible individuals and groups facilitating positive action and change within their communities. Our Approach is purely and authentically anthropocentric. We work in partnership with Social Entrepreneurs, the academic community and policy makers in Nigeria and abroad, to strategize, organize and deliver tools and services to promote the entrepreneurial culture that cultivates, inspires and facilitates sustainable peace and development. Our approach is therefore community-centered and originates from the community. Our programs, thought processes and implementation are deeply driving by local community needs and active participation.By supporting social entrepreneurs, The Emmanuel Ivorgba Foundation aims to facilitate positive social change through viable and sustainable programs and interventions that will support and strengthen local people and communities.