About Us.

We often think of Charity As an Action. But I think of Charity as a State Of The Heart.


Yasmin El-Rufai Foundation is a non-political, non-profit and a non-governmental organisation duly incorporated with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) of Nigeria. It was established in 2013 by Mrs Hadiza Isma El-Rufai in memory of her daughter, Yasmin El-Rufai who had a great passion for literature, creativity and knowledge.


Enhancing Literacy & Creativity

Vision Statement

We envision a society where all children can develop their creative
potentials, and where every young woman is given the opportunity of
improving her life prospects through the enhancement of her literary

Mission Statement

• To awaken and nurture the innate creativity in children through the
provision of relevant platforms and initiatives.
• To improve the literacy skills of young women by providing learning
support across communities with low literacy rates.