Towunmi Coker

Towunmi Coker, Founder of TCLI Foundation

About Me

Towunmi Coker is a social entrepreneur that has worked with, a nonprofit organization that provides educational and social programming with three core foundational pillars – financial stability, quality education and safe health practices, to vulnerable members from low-income and under-resourced communities. Towunmi is also a Public Health Practitioner, Social Entrepreneur and a Community Builder with a MBBS, University of Lagos; MBA South Wales University, and MPH University of Liverpool.

Towunmi is wholly committed to inspiring, motivating and empowering vulnerable youth and women to be the best they can be. She is passionate about improving quality of life by promoting access to inclusive education, financial literacy and socioeconomic empowerment which can equip people with the relevant tools required to live a meaningful life while achieving their set goal. Towunmi has provided over 20 programs in Nigeria and Canada with 30,000 beneficiaries and volunteers. She served as board member, Greater Edmonton Health Advisory Council, AHS for 4 years and Royal Commonwealth Society, Community Working Group Lead for the Americas and the Caribbean for a year.

Towunmi has provided opportunities for low-income students in the TCLI program who have received educational support, school materials, cash prizes for literary and poetry competitions, digital library and mentorship to enhance their classroom experience and present career pathways available through TCLI.


Women of Inspiration (WOI) Vision Builder Award Winner 2020

AC Award Nominee 2020, Community Leader

Shortlisted Mckinsey Next Generation Women Leaders 2017

Grill and Read, Author of the Year Winner 2017

ANA/NECO Award Winner 2007

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