One of the most well thought out charity runs in Nigeria is about to kick off on August 30th but what people don’t know is that its not just a run but a WHOLE day of events. There will be a run in the morning where runners will be given certificates for achieving a 5k and 15k run and no its not too late to register, the day will be a complete fun fair and there will also an awards ceremony from 1pm on the SAME day.
Meka of Rhythm FM, remember him? There was a national campaign aimed at raising funds for him when he had the Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and desperately needed N7,000,000 (Seven million Naira) to live. Abuja, Lagos, the nation came together to show this man love and raised the amount he needed, For Every Stroke will be giving him a survivor award on Aug 30th and four more survivors, if you contributed towards his health do come out and celebrate with him.
KISS FM Abuja, media partners, being inspired by this cause have decided to have a stroke/terminal illness awareness week which will run 2 wks to the event. They recognize the need for Nigerians to be health conscious especially during these times and are doing their bit to educate us all.
For those who love to have fun, need to relax or just watch an awards ceremony featuring survivors’ great recovery stories, well Jabi Lake on Aug 30th is where you need to be.
Partners/Sponsors such as Hennessy, Bodyshop, Easy Taxi, Drumstix, Western Dreams hotel, Juice Place, Vanilla Restaurant have been gracious enough to give their products which will be RANDOMLY given to people for simply just attending.
The National Blood Transfusion will also be on ground to collect blood from willing donors; For Every Stroke recognizes the need the for Nigerian hospitals to be more equipped with blood banks and For Every Stroke is willing to help the Nigerian healthcare system meet its immediate needs to help.
Vendors like Chloe’s Cupcakes, Papi’s, November Cubes and more will be there selling cupcakes, food, mocktails, cotton candy etc. It will definitely be a day to remember and of course full of MANY surprises… be there and watch out.
Aug 30th, Jabi Lake Abuja. Be there. Abuja folks also know how to party… for a cause.