An NGO, Mercy Uwakwe Foundation is set to engage the third phase of her project tagged “Mercy Wave Palliative Outreach”, with a view to alleviate the sufferings created by the recent Covid19 pandemic lock down.
The team of Mercy Wave Palliative Outreach will visit the 13 wards of Bende Local Government Area in Abia State for this project. The Founder of Mercy Uwakwe Foundation and also the Chief Executive Officer, Mercy Wave Conglomerate, Princess Mrs. Mercy Uwakwe expressed appreciation to God Almighty for the responsibility saddled upon her to be an agent of hope and care for humanity. .
According to her, the visit will include the distribution of palliatives to households and individuals, as well as support to help improve their lives, which will include scholarship opportunities for children and youth, foodstuffs, clothing, as well as awareness on healthcare guidelines on the preventive measures against the current global corona virus crisis.
Meanwhile, it’s previous palliative outreach took place on the 6th of July 2020 and was led by the traditional ruler of the community, HRH Eze Uwakwe Ukaegbu, the Ofufu 2, of Amaofufu in Igbere Community who is coincidentally the father of Princess Mercy, with cash and other food items which included bags of rice, Cartons of Noodles, Bags of Beans, spaghetti, distributed to residents of Igbere community.
The Director of Mercy Wave Foundation Prince Emenike Ukaegbu, who spoke to newsmen confirmed the undaunted interest of the Foundation in supporting programs and initiatives to touch lives and alleviate sufferings among the indigent ones in the society. However, residents of Igbere and Bende are already anticipating the forthcoming palliative outreach of foundation team.
Some women in Igbere community who spoke with the press also, appreciated the kindness and good heart of Princess Mercy Uwakwe.