Residents of Akyem Oda and its surrounding communities in the Eastern region were left in utter joy and smiles after the management of Odi Media Networks made donations to the communities.
Clothes, refrigerators, and cash donations were given to the horde of underprivileged individuals who thronged the Oda Nkwanta durbar grounds.
More than 1,500 individuals comprising widows and orphans thronged the Christmas day party organized yearly by Mr. Odi Ahenkan Kwame Yeboah and his partners.
The Chief Executive Officer of Odi Media Networks, Odi Ahenkan Kwame Yeboah, and his staff gave residents of Akyem Oda and its environs a taste of the goodness of the season.
Giving his remarks, the chairman of the event, Nana Dwamena Akenten II Chief of Oda Nkwanta, expressed his sincerest appreciation to Odi Ahenkan for his continuous humanitarian benevolence.
He further thanked the supporting partners for the generous gesture.
“I am particularly excited about the fact that the organizers decided to have this year’s edition in my hometown to put smiles on many faces,” he said.
The Chief called on other philanthropic individuals and corporate Ghana to emulate the gesture in spreading love during the festive season and beyond.
Chief Executive Officer of the media organization, Odi Ahenkan Kwame Yeboah detailed the reasons behind the event, promising continuous support to the communities.
“I am well aware that, on many at times, people experience both joy and desolation during christmas season, with some finding solace in the celebration while others may lament due to the absence of reliable companionship. However, today presents an opportunity for all to embrace the delight of the festive season,” he stated.
He added that “in the coming years, we are planning to rotate it amongst the communities around”.
The yuletide season ushers the world into another period of merry-making across the country.
Expatiating on the essence of the season, Mr. Ahenkan urged others to cease the opportunity amidst the festivities and merrymaking that characterize the season to extend a helping hand to the underprivileged.
He believes that embodies the true essence of the season: “generosity and compassion”
He impressed on the company’s mission to genuine impact while contributing to the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goal 2.
“Our mission is to make a genuine impact where it’s needed most, moving us closer to a world without hunger,” he said.
He extended his appreciation to the traditional leaders in the area and all volunteers and supporters for their steadfast commitment in making a meaningful difference in the lives of the less fortunate.
In attendance to grace the occasion were Hon Dennis Obeng Agyei Akyem Oda NPP Parliamentary Candidate Hopeful, Hon Clement Attafuah Presiding Member Birim Central Municipal Assembly, Hon Appiah Kubi Assembly Member Aboabo Electoral Area, Bismark Agyekum Oda Nkwanta Assembly Member Elect and a host of notable personalities
The excited guests were treated with a great Ghanaian dishes and quality songs.