RCCG, Corporate firms, individuals for ‘Community Pillar Award’ in humanitarian services

The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Lagos Province 6 will among other organisations and individuals be honoured with the 2015 ‘Community Pillar Award’ for supporting communities with basic needs for daily living through various Community Social Responsibility Projects.

In a statement, organisers of the award, Eyegate Media Ltd., said the event, now in its seventh edition, would hold on Dec. 12 at the Teeky Event Centre in Lekki, Lagos.

Also on the award list is Honourable Kako Are, who is representing Mushin Constituency.  He has been noted for his outstanding contributions in supporting easy movement of students to and from school through his ‘Mofebe’ free bus ride for secondary schools.

Fidelity Bank will be honoured for its unflinching support for micro, small and medium scale enterprises (MSMEs) irrespective of risks involved.         

MTN GROUP, PATHCARE, DANGOTE CEMENT, AIRTEL, GUINESS FOUNDATION and LAPO MICROFINANCE BANK will also receive the Community Pillar Award, Eyegate stated.

The Community Pillar Award has been a moment of celebrating those Organizations and individuals that have over the past 365 days impacted positively, the lives of the common people (the community) through their activities.

Chief Alex Akinyele, Retired Gen. Akinrinade, prominent media executives and entertainment front liners are among dignitaries expected at the ‘august’ event, with the Red Carpet starting at 4 p.m.