Airtel Nigeria, has announced the commencement of its Christmas charity campaign tagged ‘‘5 Days of Love,’’ to uplift the less privileged in the communities it operates during the yuletide season.
The 5-day long programme, which commenced on December 18th runs till 23rd, is part of the Corperate Social Responsibility, CSR interventions of Airtel Nigeria under its Employee Volunteer Scheme, EVS, according to a statement made available to Nigerian Pilot.
During the period, employees of the organisation will embark on series of humanitarian activities including donations of items such as foodstuff, bedding materials, sanitary materials, clothing, and toys among other items, to identified orphanages and charity homes across the country.
As part of the activities, Airtel employees in the Western part of Nigeria will host children of Daniel Akintunde Model School for Children with Special Needs, Adigbe, Abeokuta in Ogun State, to a Christmas party. The Airtel team also plans to make donations to the school.
Airtel employees in Lagos will take the ‘5 Days of Love’ campaign to the Arrow of God Orphanage at Oke-Ira, Ajah, Lagos to express love to the orphans by spending quality time and donating relevant items and supplies to enrich the lives of the children.
Also within the week, the North Region is expected to visit the Wuse General Hospital, Zone 3, Wuse, Abuja and the Defence Medical Centre, Mogadishu Cantonment, Asokoro, Abuja while Airtel employees in South Region will round off the programme by visiting the Gidan Begge Motherless Home, Markurdi Benue State on Wednesday, 23rd of December.

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