The Sir Emeka Offor Foundation is a philanthropic organization based in Oraifite, Anambra State, Nigeria. The foundation seeks to alleviate the sufferings of the less-privileged through philanthropy, and focuses primarily on giving support and hope to those in need irrespective of tribe, creed, religion and nation.
One hundred and twenty applicants have been selected for the annual Sir Emeka Offor Foundation Scholarship Scheme.
These beneficiaries are from all levels of education; primary school pupils, secondary school students, undergraduates and post-graduate students. 10 post graduate students, 40 undergraduates, 40 secondary school students and 30 primary school pupils have been awarded the scholarship for year 2015 and the candidates are from various schools across the country.
The foundation has affected the lives of many Nigerians through its domestic programmes and projects, which include Youth Empowerment, Widows Cooperative, Education, and Health Services and Infrastructural Development.
The scholarship programme aimed to honour Sir Emeka Offor, was designed to foster and encourage outstanding students who come from impoverished homes and have no other recourse to financial aid.
Sir Emeka Offor is the group executive of the Chrome Group with business interests in many sectors.