Joshua Okeowo Foundation has donated 1000 units of food consumables to the Lagos State Health Service Commission to support health workers in their fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Receiving the donation on behave of the Commission on Tuesday the Director, Human Resources and Administration, Mr. Phillip Dosunmu, expressed gratitude for the benevolent gesture exhibited towards front liners in line of duty.
Dosumu said “This move by Joshua Okeowo foundation, is a laudable one at encouraging our front liners across our 27 Public Health Facilities, on an commendable feat of excellent servitude.
” On behalf of the Management and Staff of this formidable agency, I sincerely thank the initiators of this considerable innovation, even as we encourage spirited Nigerians to emulate such gesture”.
The lead consultant of the Foundation, Dr. Lara Oyadotun, said that the initiative was part of the three projects which the foundation projected towards public empowerment.
“This initiative is intended to encourage frontliners who have earnestly supported in curbing the spread of COVID-19 pandemic, within the state.
“It could only be imperative to have such presentation via Lagos State Health Service Commission in effecting this purpose.
Following this gesture, would be a review which we could definitely want to reconsider in near future at ensuring more worthwhile donations
“We would particularly want to foster the relationship we have with these healthcare providers in future ,by doing more of such contributions” she said.