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Adedolapo Osuntuyi is a children & education advocate. She is the founder of Dolly Children Foundation, a nonprofit organisation that equips the African Child to adopt twenty-first-century skills through education, capacity building and advocacy programmes.

Inspired by her upbringing, she has a passion for empowering and creating equal opportunities for children from low–income backgrounds. Dolapo has developed organizational strategy and management processes in the Foundation that have impacted over 22,000 children in 25 communities in four states. Through collaboration with public and private schools, she has also facilitated educational programmes.

Dolapo has over a decade of experience in child protection, early childhood and community development programmes. A graduate of Botany from the Lagos State University, she also holds a master’s degree in Child Health & Social Care from the prestigious University of Central Lancashire, Preston, United Kingdom. Her brilliance and diligence opened educational opportunities for growth and development. In 2015, she received an Africa-America Institute Scholarship to study Social Sector Management Course at the Enterprise Development Centre, Pan-Atlantic University, Nigeria.

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