A non-governmental organization – Patroyal Foundation, has come to the rescue of the farmers on Ekiti through the provision of farm inputs such as Cutlasses, hoes, fertilizers and other items that could boost Agriculture. Over 200 famers benefited from this gesture from the first phase that was done in Oye and Ikole local government.
The foundation undertakes the gesture,because Agriculture has become a bedrock of diversifying economy. In the same vain some selected primary schools were also given laptops. According to the founder, Prince Adebiyi Tayo the idea is to encourage the citizen with affordable facilities and love and also to minimize their sufferings.
He hinted that what majority of them requires is just companionship, adding that loneliness accompanied by a deep sense of rejection often weighs down person .
Speaking during the foundation’s outreach programmes, where hundreds of farmers men and women were given the items , Reuben said, “Patroyal Foundation has a passion to help the needy, the reason behind the creation of the Foundation which has always been helpful, especially for the Students .
The initiative started in 2015 and since then we have been supporting the needy and the less privileged in our society, the foundation has given Scholarship, educational incentives materials such as text books, cash and kinds including Bore hole to the needed schools ,Patroyal Foundation has raised hopes for those who have been abandoned.