The annual January 1st Change-A-Life TV special is coming up once again. This edition is the valedictory show for Babatunde Fashola, the Lagos State Governor, in appreciation of his consistent support for Change-A-Life over for the past eight years. Funmi Iyanda, Founder of Change-A-Life, will host the show, with Dele Momodu, Publisher of Ovation International, as co-host,
This year, the foundation will also recognize and acknowledge organizations and individuals for their contributions towards making a change in society in various areas of focus for the show. Various stakeholders and organizations will discuss prominent and life-changing issues that occupied Nigeria and Nigerians in 2014. In addition, the Foundation will launch its social community – The CAL Community – to provide a platform for sharing ideas about changing lives in the society. The CAL Community is part of a new direction for the Foundation going forward in the New Year. The Annual Remi Lagos Awards of Excellence will also be presented to the most outstanding educational scholarship beneficiaries of the foundation
The Change-A-Life TV show will air live on NTA network on Thursday January 1, at 9.00 -10.00 a.m.
About Change-A-Life Foundation
Change-A-Life Foundation (CAL) is a social service non-profit organization with the mission to act as a bridge between people with human, community and leadership potential yet great need and the individuals, agencies and organizations with the capacity and willingness to meet these people’s needs. The organization’s mandate is to identify the needs of people in our communities and channel our resources towards fulfilling those needs. CAL’s primary focus is capacity building. It’s program delivery is channeled through educational scholarships, business grants, young adult mentoring, adult and community education, women empowerment, and civic engagement.
The foundation has over the past 13 years of its existence impacted over 5,000 lives directly from all walks of life and over 50,000 indirectly through its programmes with a mission to do more. Funmi Iyanda, one of Nigeria’s foremost TV host and Media Entrepreneur, founded it.
The 2015 show is powered by Etisalat, and supported by Flourmills Nigeria Limited and Tastee Fried Chicken