On Sunday, April 22nd 2018, the Olamma for Autism Awareness Foundation hosted “A Night of Hope” fundraising gala event at the Balmoral Marquee, Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The fund-raising event was directed at supporting families living with Autism and other neurological disorders through treatment, therapy and rehabilitation.
The event had quite a number of philanthropists in attendance. These include Chizor Malize (Managing Partner/CEO Brandzone Consulting LLC and one of the Executive Directors of WIMBIZ) who was the chairperson of the event, Dr Alok Sharma (World Renowned Neurologist and Director, Neurogen Brain and Spine Institute India) as Guest Speaker, Andelene Thysse (Director Stem Cell Africa and Director De Grendel Home for Autistic Kids Capetown South Africa), Angela Emuwa (President, Autism Parents Association International).
Chioma Nwosu, the 23 year old founder and Chairman, Board of Trustees Olamma for Autism Awareness Foundation, underscored the importance of awareness and acceptance and inclusion of families living with neurological disorders. She also highlighted that the NGO is working hard to make life easier for these families living with neurological disorders.
Click here to learn more about The Olamma for autism foundation.