UIUCares is the community service arm of UIU and we are excited to contribute practically to several problems facing our people. We strive to provide support to Igbos back home and Igbos in the diaspora. We aim to do that by focusing on these 5 areas:
Medical Mission Trip with the Nigerian Health Care Foundation
In July 2017, UIUCares joined the Nigerian Healthcare Foundation Inc. (NHF) in their annual mission trip to Imo State, Nigeria. Mr. Ezedube Eze a nursing home administrator, Ms. Uzoma Uwakah, a nurse, Mrs. Uche Ejedoghaobi, a pharmacist and Dr. Onyinye Igbokwe, a physician were excited to join NHF in their
UIUCares International Student Scholarship Fund
UIUCares is thrilled that we could tackle another one of our key areas, Education. We learned of the struggles that our international students have with paying their full tuition, particularly with the ever-fluctuating value of the Naira. In 2017, we were excited to launch our first UIUCares International Student
Bridges International Academies Scholarship
UIUCares is excited to announce the recipients of our Bridge International Academies Scholarship. These 21 students will receive a complete elementary education with the funds raised on our scholarship drive in 2016. We are very grateful to all who gave and we congratulate these brilliant children in all their endeavors.
If you have questions about future projects or are interested in joining the UIU Cares team please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We are looking for hard working individuals with great ideas that will help our communities in the diaspora and Nigeria.
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