The John Agyekum Kufuor (JAK) Foundation has, in support of its fundraising drive, received a donation of GHC 20,000 from 9BS Group of Companies, a multinational conglomerate headquartered in Accra.
The donation, made by the company at a fundraising dinner held on Friday, is to support the JAK Foundation construct a leadership centre at the University of Ghana (UG) campus at Legon.
Additionally, the 9BS Group has offered to build three solar-powered mechanised boreholes at locations to be identified by the JAK Foundation, at the estimated cost of GHc 240, 000.
The Executive Chairman of the 9BS Group, Mr Wabadang Vairi, explained in an interview that, his outfit was inspired to support the JAK Foundation because “we share the same vision.”
“When you look at their vision, it coincides with ours, which is to provide support, training and job opportunities to the youth,” Mr Vairi indicated.
Written by Monte OZ