CROWNHILL AID AND SUPPORT FOUNDATION DISTRIBUTES LEARNING MATERIALS, OFFERS SCHOLARSHIP TO PUPILS
Crownhill Foundation Visits Hospital, Clears Patients’ Medical Bills
By Amos Chukwuekwu
As part of efforts of encouraging academic activities of pupils in Umunede in Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State, a non-governmental organization, known as CrownHill Aid and Support Foundation, on Monday December 11, 2023, distributed school bags, learning materials, and offered scholarship to 12 pupils of Ogbeh Model Primary School, Umunede.
The pupils and teachers of the school were excited and over whelmed with joy as many of the pupils were seen dancing and showering encomiums on the benefactors.
The kind gesture exercise which was held at the school premises was witnessed by youth representatives from the four Quarters of Umunede Kingdom, and they commended CrownHill Aid and Support Foundation for making the pupils happy.
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Speaking with Ika Weekly Newspaper reporter shortly after the exercise, the secretary of CrownHill Aid and Support Foundation, Barr. Buchi Osuhor revealed that the Foundation was founded by her brother, Engr. Onyema Osuhor (Chairman), saying that the Foundation is determined to bringing succour to the less privilege in the society.
She stated that the decision of the Foundation to support the pupils with educational materials as well as and less privilege is borne out of a desire to give back to the society and encourage the pupils in their academic pursuit.
Asked if the exercise was their first time in Umunede, Barr. Buchi, a native of Obi Quarters, Umunede, affirmed that they were at the palace last year December and distributed food items and relieved materials to the people, hinting that they carry out the exercise every year.
She also revealed that the Foundation gave scholarship to some University students last year, saying that subsequently Umunede sons and daughters who are still in school will receive more scholarship.
She added that they have plans to add housing project and other big projects that have been lined up for the people.
In her remark, the headmistress of Ogbeh Model Primary School, Lady Helen Ukadike appreciated CrownHill Aid and Support Foundation for the provision and for their show of love to the pupils.
She prayed God to bless and handsomely reward them for their generosity, saying that she and other staff of the school are indeed grateful.
In the same vein, the joy of patients at Umunede General Hospital knew no bound as Barr. Buchi Osuhor, during her visit to the hospital cleared the medical bills of the patients.
Reacting, the hospital management thanked CrownHill Aid and Support Foundation for graciously sorting the medical bills of patients, describing it as an uncommon show of love.