By Ado Hassan, Sokoto
A Sokoto based non profit making organization, Sa’ar Mata Foundation(SMF) has distributed assorted food items to over 1, 000 needy in Sokoto.
Similarly, the Foundation purchased and distributed 50 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board(JAMB) forms to students seeking admission into University for 2021/2022 academic session.
Distributing the food items and forms at the flag off in Dange Shuni, founder of SMF, Barrister Sa’adatu Yunusa Muhammad said the beneficiaries were drawn from across three local government areas in the Southern Senatorial Zone.
The local governments include: Bodinga , Tureta and Dange Shuni respectively.
She explained that the gesture was tailored at assisting the needy in the areas to perform the Ramadan fast with ease as well encourage youths to further their education without hitch.
According to her , the gesture was part of the foundation’s humanitarian services to support the needy during the month of Ramadan.
” We find it important and relevant to extend the gesture to those in need especially in this holy month.”
She explained that the gesture covered all strata in need endeavours adding ” all the beneficiaries were screened this she explain that those benefitted with the foundation programmes who were dully screened.”
She hitherto said the foundation was attracted to education development inorder to provide opportunity to youths in the areas to acquire knowledge and in turn become self reliant .
Meanwhile, the foundation has donated carpets, and ablution items to various community mosques within the Senatoial districts.