Suror Obada of Sucrose Crafts Accessories with the participants of New Thread Teen Mothers bootcamp as they display their products of bags, purses and jewelries crafted out of African prints.
At the entrepreneurship incubation centre, teenage mothers take classes on designing fabrics in the slums of Ajegunle, Lagos, Nigeria; courtesy of a vibrant youth, Tobiloba Arewa Adesanya of Adire World who took the participants through sessions of acquiring the skill.
Bridge Her Dreams continues to broaden its impact through partnerships to make resources available to its beneficiaries. This week, we partnered with Nma Ofili of Footprints Community Healthcare to provide delivery kits, safe-sex kits and maternal health awareness to teen mothers and women in Ajegunle communiy of Lagos, Nigeria. Nma Ofili is an award-winning U.K … Continue reading New Thread: Distributing Delivery Kits with Nma Ofili
In February, 2017, Bridge Her Dreams rolled out the New Thread project, a 10-week capacity building project for out-of-school teenage mothers in the slums of Ajegunle, a community in Lagos, Nigeria. This project, in collaboration with Dreams From The Slum borders on self-esteem building &counselling sessions, maternal health awareness & family planning and vocational training sessions on … Continue reading Skills Acquisition Bootcamp for Teen Mothers in Ajegunle Community, Lagos
It's been an eventful and wonderful year sharing love. As the year 2016 wheels to an end, here's a highlight of our activities. It was a beautiful and exceptional day for the girls at FGGC L/tang as Bridge-Her-Dreams made a historic visit to the school to commemorate the Day of the Girl Child on Tuesday, … Continue reading Highlights From 2016