On December 3rd 2021 La Mode Magazine Disability Foundation celebrated persons with disabilities through the foundation’s Conference and Charity Outreach to mark International day of persons with disabilities under the auspices of the United Nations.
La Mode Magazine Disability Foundation focuses on free skills training and job placements. The aim of the foundation is to create an empowered society for persons with disabilities. The Foundation also encourages by boosting their self esteem.
The founder Mrs. Sandra Odige emphasizes the need for the government to set measures for implementation of the 2019 signed Nigeria Disability Bill.
The conference was made up of amazing speakers amongst whom are: Omawumi Samson she is is tec exper living with a compressed spinal cord but did not allow her Disability takeover her ability. Also is Kehinde Dada a lawyer and social entrepreneur, he is living with polio meningitis living beyond his disability. McNeil Abiode a graphic designer upper limb Amputee. Present is Stanley Nnoruga living with Muscular dystrophy he is an entrepreneur living beyond his Disability. Other speakers include; Col. Amajuoyi, Victoria Njokwu of Vickyheldan and Golibe Nwigwe who is the current Face of La Mode.
It was indeed a gathering to remember as the Foundation celebrated with persons with disabilities. With the aim of making the world a better place to live.