March 1, 2024

Nestlé Employees Mentor 12,000 Students

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280 Nestlé Nigeria volunteers including the Managing Director and CEO, Wassim
Elhusseini are mentoring 12,000 students in JSS2, SS1 and SS2 classes in twentythree public secondary schools across Nigeria. The Youth Leadership Mentoring Program aims to instill the right values, skills and attitudes requisite for success and positive personal development from an early age in children.

L-R: Chizoba Ezirim, National Coordinator and Head of strategy at REVAMP Africa, Olurotimi Joseph Egunyomi, Principal, Estate Senior Grammar School, Ilupeju Wassim Elhusseini, MD/CEO at Nestlé Nigeria, Ayola Feyitayo Stephen, Vice Principal, Estate Senior Grammar School, Ilupeju, Anyalechi, Founder, REVAMP Africa Edidiong Peters, Public Affairs Specialist, Nestlé Nigeria, Bola Audu, Corporate Communications Specialist, Nestlé Nigeria.

various fields. This practical approach will enable them to develop the necessary skills and gain valuable insights to become young excellent leaders.”

The principal of Estate Senior Grammar School, Ilupeju, Mr. Olurotimi Joseph Egunyomi said “I thank Nestlé for this mentoring program which is value adding

for the students. The opportunity to meet professionals from diverse fields will have a lasting impact on the children. We are glad that a company like this is playing a complementary role, assisting us in achieving our objective of raising children who excel in academics and character. The students and I are looking forward to subsequent sessions.”

Through the Youth Leadership Mentoring Program, Nestlé Nigeria and REVAMP Africa are equipping young individuals across the six geopolitical zones in Nigeria,

with the skills, knowledge, and confidence needed to excel in an ever-evolving world.

Nestlé Cares is the company’s employee volunteer program which provides

opportunities for Nestlé employees to give back to society by offering their time,

talent and resources to impact individuals and families, communities, and the environment.

 

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