In a generous display of corporate social responsibility, Lagos-based publishing house, The Book Company Limited, has donated a treasure trove of knowledge to Fountain University’s Library. The impressive haul, valued at N3.5 million, promises to enrich the minds and broaden the horizons of students and scholars alike.
The heartwarming gesture was formalized through a letter signed by the company’s Managing Director and CEO, Dayo Alabi.
This significant contribution has been met with ardent appreciation from Fountain University. Vice-Chancellor Professor Olayinka Ramota Karim remarked, “We are incredibly grateful for The Book Company Limited’s generosity. This invaluable donation will significantly enhance our library’s resources and provide our students with a wealth of knowledge and inspiration. It is gestures like these that truly enrich the academic landscape and pave the way for a brighter future.”
Beyond the immediate impact on Fountain University, The Book Company Limited’s act of philanthropy sets a commendable precedent for corporate engagement in supporting educational institutions. This donation not only empowers students and bolsters the university’s academic resources, but also serves as a potent reminder of the vital role that private institutions can play in nurturing the minds and hearts of the next generation.
Public Relations Officer.
02/01/2024 || 20/06/1445AH