Global Ambassadors: Our Founder, Mr. Tony O. Elumelu CFR, (@tonyoelumelu) hosted Amb. Cui Jian Chun, Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, and Amb. Christophe Bazivamo, Rwandan Ambassador to Nigeria.
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has given $2 million to nearly 400 entrepreneurs in Rwanda as seed capital.
The global ambassadors praised the Foundation’s great impact in Rwanda and all 54 African countries.
The TEF is a famous charity founded by Mr. Tony O. Elumelu, a respected and influential business figure. The foundation operates with the primary objective of empowering and supporting African entrepreneurs in their journey towards success and economic development.
One of the key ways in which TEF achieves its mission is by providing seed capital to aspiring entrepreneurs. TEF provides money to help entrepreneurs start their businesses and make their creative ideas come true.
In addition to financial assistance, the foundation also offers mentorship programs to its beneficiaries. Through these programs, experienced and successful entrepreneurs provide guidance, advice, and support to the emerging business owners. This mentorship is important for entrepreneurs to overcome business challenges and complexities, improving their chances of long-term success.
TEF’s commitment to empowering African entrepreneurs extends beyond just financial support, mentorship, and training. The foundation also fosters a vibrant and dynamic community of entrepreneurs, facilitating networking opportunities and collaboration among its beneficiaries. This community-driven approach encourages knowledge sharing, idea exchange, and the formation of valuable partnerships, further enhancing the prospects of success for African entrepreneurs.
The foundation has given $2 million to nearly 400 entrepreneurs in Rwanda to help them start their businesses.
The foundation’s work extends beyond Rwanda and has had an extraordinary impact across all 54 African countries. The global ambassadors, including Amb. Cui Jian Chun, Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, and Amb. Christophe Bazivamo, Rwandan Ambassador to Nigeria, have praised the foundation’s efforts and its contribution to entrepreneurship in Africa.
More pictures with the global Ambassadors below:
People often highlight the foundation’s initiatives with hashtags such as #EmpoweredByTEF and #TEF2024.
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