In celebration of a new financial year, Growth and Development Asset Management Limited (GDL) will be collaborating with Lagos Food Bank Initiative for a series of community outreaches to give back to society through the Temporary Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) from Wednesday 17th – Thursday 25th of January, 2024.

The communities to be supported with nutritious food and relief items to sustain a family of 4 to 5 members for approximately 2 to 4 weeks include Ogundimu-Iwaya, Ilasa-Maja, Sagbokoji, Majidun-Ikorodu, Isolo, Mushin and Oshodi.

Lagos Food Bank Initiative remains committed to alleviating food insecurity by ensuring equitable access to nourishment for vulnerable but resilient households in low-cost communities. So far, the non-profit organization has reached over 2 million beneficiaries across Lagos state and its environs, with over 24,000 registered volunteers dedicated to being agents of positive change in the society.


Growth and Development Asset Management Limited (GDL) is a nascent financial services group with a vision to be “a leading diversified financial institution creating wealth and transforming society,” and a mission to “provide unique financial solutions to strengthen and expand the middle class.” Their values are concisely captured in the acronym I-ARISE which stands for Integrity, Audacity, Result-Orientation, Innovation, Strong Social Conscience and Entrepreneurial Spirit.


To provide support to vulnerable families in low-income communities, ensuring access to essential food for sustenance.


  • To provide nutritional support to families in low-income communities.
  • To nourish food-insecure families to improve their nutrition and health.
  • To combat hunger by eradicating food insecurity.

DATE: Wednesday 17th – Thursday 26th January, 2024

BENEFICIARIES: Vulnerable families living in Ogundimu-Iwaya, Ilasa-Maja, Sagbokoji, Majidun-Ikorodu, Mushin, Isolo and Oshodi Communities.


Comments (2)

  1. Victoria
    January 16, 2024

    Glad I’m a volunteer to this humanitarian deed. Please keep me posted on plans .
    Thank You for this opportunity to serve.

  2. Edowaye Anita uso
    January 16, 2024

    Having the low-income family at hearts and providing with food is a great humanitarian work, support people in this little way will go a long way to help them see that organization like GDL looks toward thier welfare and that will put smiles on thier faces well done GDL.

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