“Our Soul Aim Is Taking Care Of The Elderly” Amazing Grace Foundation Says

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it is estimated that almost 700 million people are over the age of 60. It is also estimated that by 2020, two billion people, which is over 20 per cent of the world population, will be 60 years or older.

While most societies care for their elderly ones through numerous initiatives and homes, the elderly in Nigerian are left to their families who sometimes abandon them or can barely take care of their needs due to financial difficulties.

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While most societies care for their elderly ones through numerous initiatives and homes, the elderly in Nigerian are left to their families who sometimes abandon them or can barely take care of their needs due to financial difficulties.

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Amazing Grace Foundation

It was practically seen on Wednesday how a group called Amazing Grace Foundation, assisted the elderly in Anambra State. The elderly citizens were given free items such as rice, soap, rappers, gari, drugs and indomie.
Founder and President, Amazing Grace Foundation, a non-governmental organization (NGO) Dr Ifeanyinwa Obegolu, explained that her foundation was set up in 2004 with a soul aim of assisting the elderly in the country by raising funds.

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Obegolu said it was the plight of the elderly that motivated the Amazing Grace to focus on the elderly poor, leading the Foundation to start fetching the elderly in order to help them

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She said that her organization was concerned about the welfare of the aged in society hence her resolve to check on them from time to time.

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“The goal of the foundation is all about taking care of the elderly, it is all about projecting the problems of the elderly to the whole world and protecting the rights of the elderly, the widows and victims of family violence.

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She further described the association as a ministry set up by God to sustain old people and meet them at the point of their needs.

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“It may interest you to know that we do this on quarterly basis and daily basis from time to time as part of our own social responsibility.

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“We have our branch scattered across all the states in Nigeria of which I finished from Kogi State and went to independence layout, in Enugu State, before moving to Anambra here to join another group.

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