The Oprah Winfrey Foundation formally The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation is a tax-deductible charity with total assets of US$172 million. In 2006, Winfrey added US$36 million of her own money to the Foundation.
The black billionaire, Oprah Winfrey, has her own private, charitable foundation that supports a range of education and empowerment programs for young black people.
Under Oprah’s Angel Network, the foundation gives to a wide range of groups, mostly focusing on efforts to improve education and social services. In 2004, the foundation gave $100,000 to the Tyrese Gibson Watts Foundation—founded by the actor and singer Tyrese Gibson—to assist in a capital campaign to build a youth center in South Central Los Angeles.
The Serena Williams Fund was established to promote equity; through education, gender, race, disability or anything else that stands in the way of someone achieving their goals and living their best possible life. Knowing the value of creating strong partnerships with organizations with expertise in their fields, Serena is a Unicef Goodwill Ambassador and has partnered with organizations such as: Beyond the Boroughs Scholarship Fund, The Equal Justice initiative, The Caliber Foundation and Build Africa Schools.
The Oprah Winfrey foundation in collaboration with Serena williams Fund, seeks to reach out to troubled BLACK nations such as Nigeria due to the increased RATE OF UNEMPLOYMENT, and increased security concerns caused by insurgents
Insider’s Tip: Be aware, the foundation gets a flood of applications each year and that it can fund those that meet the eligibility requirements. They promise to contact applicants if they are selected.
- Must aged 18-40 years on applying
- Must be willing to relocate to the United States of America if successful
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