Tobi Akiode

About Akiode Foundation

Akiode Foundation LogoVISION:

A better life for the less privileged people, by inspiring true community spirit.


Our mission is to identify development ideas and resources, provide the lead to defeat forms of poverty, and promote equality of opportunity for deprived people.


Since inception, Akiode Foundation (AF) has concentrated on the following objectives:

  • To raise, educate and reward community ambassadors (leaders) that will join us to;

  • Invest in and promote life changing education in rural places. 

  • Heal the wounds inflicted on poor people, households and communities and show them love and promote healthy living amongst them.

  • Tackle the enemies of development - culture of inequality, social exclusion, poverty, corruption, crime and disasters with adequate information, education and fundraising to open doors unlimited change opportunities and benefits. 

  • Engage in poverty and development researches, organise productive events and training for other voluntary and rural community groups.

  • Collaborate with governments, organisations, and other poverty and development stakeholders who’re genuinely working towards achieving the MDGs. 


The following are the programmes of Akiode Foundation set to achieve the objectives: 

  • Education Help Initiative, Nigeria (EHIN)

  • Youth Poverty Eradication Programme (YPEP)

  • Community Health Improvement Programme (CHIP)

  • Divine Empowerment Programme (DEP)

  • Culture, Literature and Art Programme (CLAP)

  • Rural Library Programme (RLP)

For more information about us, please visit Akiode Foundation

​Volunteer with us!

Akiode Foundation loves our volunteers! Whether you are looking to share your special skills or just donate your time and other resources - there is something for all types of volunteers. There are a variety of volunteer opportunities available which allows volunteers to choose where, when and how often they would like to volunteer. To inquire more about volunteer opportunities that are currently available please contact Alex, Foundation's General Secretary at +234 803 2431 548

There are several ways to get involved with the Akiode Foundation. We have opportunities for:community volunteers, short-term projects, university affiliated opportunities. To inquire about an opportunity please complete a Volunteer Application Form below.

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