Education
UK Government partners with UBA Foundation, other global businesses in £20m drive to support girls-education in developing countries.
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UBA Foundation
UBA Foundation is committed to the socio-economic betterment of the communities in which the bank operates.
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Education
'Read Africa' is an initiative of UBA Foundation aimed at rekindling the dwindling reading culture amongst African youths.
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Environment
In line with the bank's commitment towards sustainability, the UBA Foundation maintains several gardens across Africa. This protects the environment by connecting people to nature and creating a sustainable system.
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Empowerment
UBA Foundation aims to make sustainable improvements in the lives of the needy and underprivileged by supporting entrepreneurship programmes which benefit the community at large.
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UBA Food Bank
We organized food bank in all 20 present UBA Group countries as a gesture by the foundation to give back to the communities where we conduct businesses during the festive season.
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Each One Teach One
Each One Teach One presents an opportunity for UBA staff members to give a little of their time and skills to their communities.
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 The Read Africa program and National Essay Competition are geared at stimulating the quest for sound knowledge and arming educational institutions with support and resources to meet various learning needs.

UBA Foundation sponsors several skills acquisition workshops, social, tech and agriculture entrepreneurship forums that promote innovation and advancement on the continent

By signing on to the United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) Statement, we have pledged our commitment to improving the environment and promoting sustainable development

About UBA Foundation

United Bank for Africa (UBA) PLC, Africa’s global bank, is committed to being a socially responsible company and role model for all businesses in Africa. As the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of the UBA Group, UBA Foundation is committed to the socio-economic betterment of the communities in which the bank operates, focusing on development in the areas of Education, Environment, Economic Empowerment and Special Projects. The UBA Foundation was incorporated in January 2004.

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Reaching hundreds of thousands of people across the continent

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NEC provides a competitive platform to develop the intellectual and writing abilities of senior secondary school students in Africa. 

This project aims to use the beauty and calming effect of Art to showcase people with special mental needs and care.

‘Read Africa’ is an initiative of UBA Foundation aimed at rekindling the dwindling reading culture amongst African youths.

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Presents an opportunity for UBA staff members to give time and skills to their communities across the continent.

An annual initiative where thousands of members from our host communities are offered meals, and other essentials of living.

See how our progress comes to life through
the stories in communities we support.

Changing the lives of those that need it the most in Africa.

COVID-19 Relief Support.

COVID-19 Community Aid Package in Action

UBA Foundation joins the battle against COVID-19 by donating $14 Million to 20 African Countries. As one of Africa’s largest financial services institution, we recognise the need for a social contract between the bank, the community and its people. To this end, UBA became the first bank in Nigeria to institute a Foundation — UBAF as the CSR arm of UBA.

UBA Foundation MD's Quote:

“We are keen to partner and contribute our resources to the collective effort, that will ensure the response to the communities are swift and effective.”

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Strategic Direction​

UBA Foundation draws its inspiration from the Group’s intrinsic values of humility, empathy, resilience, integrity and its mission statement; “to be a role model for African businesses, abiding by the utmost professional and ethical standards, and creating an enduring institution”. These values have, and will always be the factors that inspire us to ‘Do Well and Do Good.’

Committed to the Socio-economic Betterment of our Communities

As one of Africa’s largest financial services institution, we recognise the need for a social contract between the bank, the community and its people. To this end, UBA became the first bank in Nigeria to institute a Foundation — UBAF as the CSR arm of the bank. UBA Foundation is committed to the socio-economic betterment of our communities. The bank funds its programmes and initiatives.

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Giving Back,
Touching Lives

As West Africa’s largest and most profitable bank, we recognise the need for a social contract between the bank, the community and its people.

Address: 57 Marina, Lagos Island, Lagos, Nigeria.

Tel: +234 700 2255 822 (0700-CALL-UBA), +234 1 280 8822 (2808UBA), +234 1 631 9822

Email: cfc@ubagroup.com

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