2Face, Stella Damascus,Julius Agwu and Fummi Iyanda Nominated as the Fantastic Four for Charity Lounge Lagos 2
“The upcoming Second Edition of Charity Lounge Lagos hopesto highlight its ‘Fantastic Four’ nominees—four individuals and fourinitiatives have been nominated for the Hall of Fame and they Include: StellaDamasus, Innocent ’2face’ Idibia, Julius Agwu and Funmi Iyanda while theinitiatives list includes: The Future Project, Lamboginny Say No to Crime, SaveLaura Campaign and Bake For Change.
The Maiden Edition premiered in Mushin; Lagos reaching outto youths and the young at hearts. On 28 January, 2012, Creative Five Worldhosted an exclusive Charity Lounge Lagos event tagged “Charity Begins at Homewith the Oldies.” The event featured the induction of celebrities such as RonkeApampa, Michael Collins(Don Jazzy) and Tosyn Bucknor into their Hall of Fame.This was for their immense contributions to charities and they were referred toas the “Compatriots with Compassion”.
Presentations were also made to the Holy Family Home fromthe Elderly, Bethesda Home for the Blind and Lagos Cheshire Home for theHandicapped. Chaste Inegbedion, Community Relations Specialist of Creative FiveWorld said Charity Lounge Lagos is dedicated to creating innovative ways suchas the Cancel Cancer Campaign, Hall of Fame and Charity Begins at Homeinitiatives to engage Nigerians and the rest of the international community tosecure sponsorship. According to Wale Ewedemi, DG, Creative EntrepreneursAssociation who described the initiative as the Birth of a New Nation inCommunity Service endorses the need for Corporate Nigeria and Philanthropiststo throw their weight behind such laudable project.
Charity Lounge Lagos is a quarterly event and is expected tomove around the Lagos metropolis as a change-oriented event.