Getting loans in the grassroot region has been as tedious and near impossible as it seems. That is why day in and out new less tedious way of obtaining loads pops up. This is same as the NYSC quick loans for corps members
. Despite this, there have been no recent loan concentration at the grassroot. This have left grassroot empowerment unattended to for so long a time.
This may have been what Evangelist Elizabeth N. Praise had conceived before 2006 unveiling of her non-governmental empowerment initiative. Her led ISHIBA, as it is generally called has aided many in different ways mainly by monetary empowerment. Through the grants they are giving out, they aim to eradicate hunger, poverty and social injustice. Grants are non- repayable funds or products disbursed or gifted by one party, often a government department, corporation, foundation or trust, to a recipient, often a non-profit entity, educational institution, business or an individual.
Unlike loans, grants are not to be paid back. So, the Ishiba grant is free no matter how much you get from them.
ISHIBA Development and Empowerment Center (NGO) was founded by Evangelist Elizabeth N. Praise in 2006 but duly registered under the Nigerian Cooperate Affairs Commission, on the 25th of August 2016 in Abuja. Ishiba is also a multi purpose cooperative society. What Does Ishiba NGO Really Do
→ Agriculture: As one of the promising sector in the country's economy, Ishiba wants to offer a helping hand in the agricultural sector. they’re therefore making agriculture an integral part of their initiatives by encouraging more people to go into the sector. Various seminars and workshops on specific agriculture with professional mentorship programs; supply of seeds and inputs, fertilizers have been held.
→ Skills: Empowerment starts with solving problems but these problems can't be solved without first acquiring a needed skill(s). The empowerment scheme creates way for for people to be given the neccessary skills needed for empowerment.
→ Grant: This is the key factor behind this scheme. Money is the key to move or even kickstart a business plan. Ishiba grant these Capitals to budding entrepreneurs. Has there been any success story ascribed to Ishiba?
It is known that ISHIBA has empowered so many and is still empowering. For now, Ishiba grant has gone into empowering only those who are considered less privileged, like widows, orphans or people who are seriously in need of urgent money . Hospital bills have also been paid by them, the've fund surgeries and provide materials to people in distress.Ishiba Registration
Being a member is very easy as you just have to pick an Ishiba grant application form. You just have to follow the steps below to register. The Cost/Amount Needed to Become a Member of Ishiba Nigeria - What is the total cost of becoming a member?
The membership form is 500 Naira
and the certificate costs 1000 Naira
and another 500 Naira
for general logistics. This totals 2,000 Naira only
. How to Become a Member Online
1. GoTo www.ishibadcs.org
and click the register menu then click signup
2. Fill the necessary information and submit
3. A notification will be sent to your email for confirmation and how to pay your membership fee 4. After the payment, attach the evidence of your payment with your register email address to [email protected]
5. It will take a minimum of 24hr and maximum 3 days to verify and activate people's profile Alternatively,
You can get the form by contacting your state coordinator and ask where Ishiba has offices in your state (closest to you), Pick the form in there and register. Benefits of being a member of ISHIBA
1. A member automatically becomes liable to partake in any of the grants associated with ISHIBA.
2. He/she is qualified to be part of any of the occasional seminars and workshops organized by ISHIBA, in the areas of:
• Health Care
• Skills acquisition
• Mentorship in trades of various kinds
3. He/she is entitled a certificate after each seminar and workshop.
4. He/she is qualified to apply or recommend communities for projects. These projects can be sponsored by ISHIBA or through any of her sponsors.
5. To become a full member he/she most attend seminars organized by ISHIBA DEVELOPMENT & EMPOWERMENT CENTER Payment/Disbursement:
Over ten to twenty-five Ishiba microfinance banks will be created in each state of the Federation (including Abuja). Apart from thousands of bank workers to be employed, One billion Naira will be given to each of these Microfinance banks throughout Nigeria to empower millions of people.
Ishiba isn't MMM or other currently running ponzi schemes
which promises fundings!
Any troubling question should be directed to any of these contacts: Regional Address
No 229, Enugu Road, near Fem-park Junction, Ugwunkwo Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria.
Email: [email protected] Abuja Address
Flat 4 Nissi Plaza Beside F.C.M Bank Kuje FCT Abuja, Nigeria.
Email: [email protected]