Chief Executive Officer of Mamaitaly Charity Foundation (Madam Shirley Irene Thompson) has won the Rising Youth Leader of the year at the just ended 3rd edition of Youth Excellence Awards over the weekend at the Silver Star Tower.
The event, which was held at the plush Silver Star Tower was to celebrate individuals who have impacted the lives of the less privileged, elderly, and society at large.
Madam Shirley Irene Thompson noted that Mamaitaly Charity Foundation helps the needy, aged, children, orphans, widows, people with disabilities, empower women with skills training so they get another source of income to cater for themselves and their family as a whole.
Mamaitaly charity foundation also donated to Bintenge Methodist School in Wa on the 15th of January 2020 to support the deprived school. School items donated include school uniform materials, exercise books, pencils, my first and second writing copy books, erasers, mathematical sets, playing cards, and toys, rulers, chalks, crayons, colours, pens, drawing books, kids playing education toys, children playing cars, and many more.
On the 5th of March, 2020 too Mamaitaly Charity Foundation donated and gave free skills training to Physically Challenge Foundation people in Offinso, Kokote. Training products include Antiseptic (Dettol), and Bleach(Parazone) to help empower them and help them get another source of income.
There was also a donation of items which includes washing and bathing soaps, toilet roll, toothbrushes, dresses, dressing bags, shoes and sandals, and many more.
The foundation went to Tv station to teach the public how to make hand sanitizer for free when covid stated.
Ambassador Mr Kwame Owusu Danso, said that the Youth Excellence Awards (YEA), Ghana is an awards scheme which seeks to honor and celebrate outstanding youth in Ghana who goes through thick and thin to create a positive impact on society in their various field of work.
He also disclosed that the scheme believes that acknowledging and rewarding these youth change-makers will only not make them feel celebrated but also build a good platform by having a voice and opportunities for the new generational leaders’ while building a great attitude in the youth to strive for excellence.
“By this awards scheme individual efforts to contribute positively to the economy on the continent by striving hard with dedication and perseverance by overcoming challenges and the unfavorable economy will be admonished”.
Madam Shirley Irene Thompson also doubles as the Chief Executive Officer of Mamaitaly Ventures.