This is NOT about a scholarship award yet to be offered to any student, rather this is a news article about a scholarship program that has already been awarded. And about 730 indigent students from 16 states across Nigeria have been awarded this scholarship by Heal The World Mission Incorporated.
At the scholarship award event tagged "World Changers Awards", the brains behind the gesture, Pastor Babatola Olukilede said:
The foundation aims to uplift the lives of orphans, widows, the aged and the under privileged in the society.Speaking further, he added that the awards also served to honor some members of the Nigerian society who had contributed significantly to human development:
Today, we are giving out free scholarship to 730 children in 16 states across Nigeria. We recently inaugurated World Changers Club, as a platform for leadership and career mentoring for students and we are planning to embark on sensitisation tour of natural disaster affected areas.
The award ceremony is also to recognize and encourage Nigerians who have contributed to human development in the society through their financial and moral supports.Some of the recipients are the Elegbeda of Egbeda, Oba Samson Balogun, Oba of Isiaka Oyero of Ketuland and Chief Cyril Apokaka.
Who Is Heal The World Mission Inc.Somewhere in one of the world's poorest country right now a frustrated teenager orphan is on the street begging for bread... a brilliant college undergraduate is dropping out, because his parent could no longer afford to pay is school fees... an elderly shaking man is on the queue under the scorching sun waiting for pension that will never be enough, sometimes not even paid, and a child with hole in the heart just drop dead because of lack of fund to perform an operation. Heal The World Mission Inc. came into existence to end this malaise and by the time you have read this, the organization has gone a long way to change the story of the orphans, widows, aged and the less privileged for good. It is a non-denominational Christian Charity Organization commissioned to raise the People of Power, Purpose & Prosperity.
Mission Of Heal The World Inc.According to information provided on their website, the group says about its mission:
"We are people committed to the promotion of kingdom service and practice of the covenant of seed time and harvest. We have a dream and a vision to be a help to the helpless. We have a challenged life to live, and to sow the indestructible seed of love and compassion to the orphans, destitute and the needy. We have a record to make by proving the power of GOD in Marriage, and to bring a recoverable hope to the dying world. To leave behind us an indelible mark on the soil of humanitarian service to mankind and by proving to the world that GOD can truly bless by walking with Him in Covenant. We are to heal the world through giving practical love and application of the TRUTH because GIVING IS LIVING. We are people of POWER, PURPOSE and PROSPERITY."
Twelve PillarsInformation on the website goes on to list "Twelve Pillars" upon which the group is built. It believes that these are the pillars upon which God and Holy Spirit established their Mission. They are our total belief.
- Obedience to the covenant
- Practise of Seed Time and Harvest Covenant
- Faithfulness in Marriage
- Purposefull Living
- Absolute faith in God
- Trust in His Word
- Personal Development
- Working Hands