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global peace ambassador alhaji Ibrahim Lawson Fofanah , founder of global Lawson foundation IBRAHIM LAWSON FOFANAH is an accomplished entrepreneur, human rights advocate, extraordinary philanthropist and the founder of the Lawson Fofanah Charity Foundation. He is someone that is passionate and devoted to the promotion of human welfare and social reforms, he caught this trait and vision from his father while growing up, he watched his successful business and philanthropic father travel around Africa in a bid to transform the society he lived in, coming from a small village in Guinea called konindou that couldn’t even be found on the map, he was passionate about transforming not just his community but the world at large. He was bigger than his village, he was an exception and a difference maker.
Ibrahim Lawson Fofanah out of curiosity watched his father so closely and patiently all the while. Having come to an understanding of why his father would give back to his community and travel around Africa in the same might came to a realization that he has a generational blessings flowing through his veins, growing up in KONO District in Sierra Leone. He was very passionate about humanity and was people’ person. He was a very popular socialite and a great community organizer bringing youths together.His father quickly realized his passion He sent Abraham in the late 80’s to the United States to further his studies.
After completion of his Studies.
He was able to establish himself in business quickly in New York City as a young entrepreneur with 3 successful businesses and create employment opportunities for Africans arriving in the states with language barriers and immigrants status. He was one of the first Africans in NEWYORK to establish a Delivery Messenger service where he employed so many Africans and up to present that’s his primary business. He received his first award as a business entrepreneur of the year 1997 by the prestigious Progress Newspaper – From there he never look back he always measure his success with his achievements. He also diverted his resources into Restuarant business as one of the first Africans to opened two Restuarants in Harlem. At his flagship restaurant called Cafe 2115 every Fridays for five consecutive years he will serve the public free food back in 2005 to 2010.
He was able to help his parents and siblings brought them all to the states and family in the early 90s when the rebel war broke out in Sierra Leone to transformed their lives.He then founded the Lawson Fofanah Charity Foundation with his wife in 2017 to tell the story of his father because that’s exactly what his father would have him do – to transform and give back to communities round the world. The foundation has since its existence been a channel of revolutionary tool where so many lives and communities are beneficiaries through its donations and empowerment programs for children, women, youths and the elderly in various communities both in the health, educational and other sectors of the society with many awards and recognitions from both government, groups and individuals to its name.
Iam an internationally renowned philanthropist strategist, captivating keynote speaker, and esteemed Global peace ambassador . With a distinguished honorary doctorate from Diplomatic mission , Universal peace Federation and universal peace council and from Italy I have excelled in the fields of humanity and communications, receiving prestigious honors for my outstanding contributions all over the globe .
As a captivating keynote speaker, I have graced stages around the world, sharing my insights and experiences with audiences hungry for knowledge and inspiration. Whether speaking at conferences, seminars, or workshops, my engaging storytelling and thought-provoking discussions leave a lasting impression, empowering aspiring entrepreneurs and emerging leaders to overcome obstacles, unlock their full potential, and thrive in the ever-evolving business landscape. Inspiring youth leaders to excel to the next level Also empowering women in so many fields. Drawing upon my extensive expertise in personal branding, strategic marketing, and business development, I provide invaluable guidance to individuals and organizations seeking to establish themselves as influential forces in their respective fields.
Iam the CEO of VIP Global Empire
Founder of Global Lawson Foundation
Ibrahim Lawson Fofanah is happily married to his darling wife, Makuta Fofanah, who is the President of the Lawson Fofanah Charity Foundation with 4 lovely children. The Lawson Foundation has been a powerful tool of inspirations to so many people around the Globe which we are so proud of our inspirational and motivational leadership.