The importance of education for every child is to live independently and to gain freedom. Education is important for children because they are the future of the world and they should be updated with current affairs. They are the pillars of the nation, to develop a country and the world the future should be secure and the children are the weapons to build the nation with all their knowledge and education.
More than 10.5 million children are out of school in Nigeria, of which 60% are girls. HDF is committed to reducing the number of out-of-school children. HDF runs a scholarship program to help indigent children get basic education. Illiteracy is one of the major causes of youth restiveness, stealing, prostitution, early pregnancy, child marriage, child labour, etc. in Nigeria. If we must have a better tomorrow we must invest into the future of our children academically today.