TY Danjuma Foundation is an independent private Nigerian philanthropic organisation committed to improving the quality of life for disadvantaged Nigerians, by supporting interventions implemented by Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs), Community Based Organisations (CBOs), faith-based organisations, youth organisations, women’s groups and similar groups working in Nigeria. TY Danjuma Foundation became fully operational in 2010 and has continued to make grants. In 2014 the Foundation’s philanthropic giving reached a significant milestone; the total amount in grants crossed the two billion Naira mark. TY Danjuma Foundation has supported 98 institutions in 19 Nigerian states to implement 153 projects.
TY Danjuma Foundation supports partners and projects in any part of the country. To date projects have been supported in all the six geo-political zones of the country through credible organisations with innovative, practical and relevant project ideas wherever these happen to be located in the country. By working through grantee partners the Foundation empowers communities around the county to tackle issues that matter to them in order to deliver positive results and lasting impact.