By G9ija

Access Bank’s Retail Banking Division is planning a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) project that will impact  over  90,000 youths across across the country.

Project L.E.A.D (Leadership, Enterprise, and Academic Development) as it is called is carried out in partnership with Revamp Africa Foundation (formerly Project Revamp Africa), a non-profit organisation focused on youth development with specific emphasis on youth education, leadership and enterprise development.

The CSR initiative will boost academic and moral excellence, financial literacy, reading culture, personal leadership and infrastructural upgrade amongst secondary school students and over 90  schools across the nation.

It will also comprise of high impact mentoring sessions, distribution of free educational materials and structural renovation projects in selected schools to enhance a better learning environment for the children.

Over 1,000 volunteer employees of the Retail Banking Division will team up with thousands of volunteers of the technical partner, Revamp Africa championed by the community development expert, Kelechi Anyalechi, to impact youths across the nation.

Access Bank is reputed for carrying out high impact CSR initiatives across various communities across the country and beyond.

The Employee Volunteering Scheme enables members of staff of the bank to participate in charitable programmes.