Dano Milk in partnership with Nollywood actress, Rachael Okonkwo is set to host a three-day Easter Carnival from April 2nd to 4th this year in Enugu state.
As a Dano Milk Ambassador, Okonkwo, who is also known as ‘Nkoli Nwa Nsukka’ disclosed plan to reach out to the less advantaged persons and widows in the society.
Speaking during a media briefing, she said: “We get caught up in the need to fend for ourselves so much that sometimes we forget to remember those around us – the less privileged.
“The three days Easter carnival with Nkoli Nwa Nsukka is totally a non-profit event that is inspired by my love for education and the desire to put a smile on people’s faces.”
According to the philanthropist, she is not only giving back to the society, but is also making the kids understand the importance of education and most importantly, empower the widows.
Supported by the state government, the event will have some celebrities such as Patience Ozokwor, Eucharia Anonubi, Ngozi Ezeonu, Chiege Alisigwe, Nkiru Silvanus, Ebele Okaro, Kcee, Ken Erics, Fedrick Leonard, and Zubby Michael among others.
Some items to be doled out are Dano milk, educational materials, lunch boxes, school bags, and some leisure items like toys and bicycle for kids.
Over 800 pairs of solid shoes for hawkers, conductors and other needy. Bags of rice, Tomatoes, salt, seasoning, wrapper and semovita for the widows.