Center for youth and women empowerment was founded by Mrs Amaka Okeke on the 14th of April 2007 as a Non Governmental Organization by the inspiration of God. The certificate of incorporation into cooperate affairs commission(C.A.C) of Federal Republic of Nigeria was issued on January 2008 with Reg. No:26299. The organization presently has eight trustees over seeing the Affairs of the corporate body. Series of free seminars on Empowerment through skills acquisition has been organized in various churches and school to the public in the following areas namely:
Snail rearing & snail related businesses.
The organization also embarked on a charity visit to the less privilege homes on the 27th of December 2007 to round up the years activities. Places visited were:
- Modupe Cole Memorial Child Care at Akoka,Yaba
- Destitute Home Okobaba, Ebute Metta
- SOS Children's Village, Palmgrove, Lagos.
foods, shelter and provision were shared to meet the needs of the less privilege in the society.
We have also achieved the following in recent years.
- Skill acquistion programs for undergraduate students of LEAD CITY UNIVERSITY IBADAN Jan- Dec 2013
- Exhibition of Nigerian made product in Ghana International Trade Fair. Feb - March 2014
- Skill acquisition programs in RCCG and exhibition of CYWE product at Eko Hotel, Sharaton Hotel, Ikeja airport Hotel, e.t.c Jan - June 2014
- CYWE CEM Award Presentation at EDC from DIAMOND BUILDING ENTREPRENEUR TODAY ( DIAMOND BET - 4 ) June - Dec 2014
- CYWE End of the year capacity building and RETREAT AWARD with EDC. - Dec 2014
Through our empowerment skills acquisition programmes, many beneficiaries has become member of the organization. It is our desire to incorporate more people into the charity work for the less privilege in the society thereby given birth to center for youth and women empowerment network in order to enhance the aims and objective of the organisation towards the masses and the downtrodden in the society. Stay tuned as you read through the scheme of center for youth and women empowerment network.
We give glory, honour and more thanks to the almighty God for his inspiration and wisdom that startled us to embark on this great project for the betterment of humanity.