When I Was Innocent

Sometimes I think back to when I was Innocent – literally. My name was Innocent Uwaifo. I was born to a single mother who loved me in ways that I probably cannot begin to describe. Sometimes when I feel unseen and unloved, I think back to the cherished memories of my mother and I feel…

Street2School’s Most Outstanding Scholarship Recipients

At Wadi Ben-Hirki Foundation, we believe that ALL children deserve access to education, regardless of social or economic background. Unfortunately, in many communities across Nigeria, several economically disadvantaged children do not have this access and ultimately resort to whatever means they can to survive. This is why we designed our Street2School project; to give these…

empowHER

As kids, we all grew up having one hero or the other, shaping how we perceived life and how we always hoped it would be. Our heroes were invincible, fearless, possessed super powers and abilities. They were unstoppable. We believed we could always count on them. . .we probably could bet our young adorable lives…