OPENING OF THE GREAT LANDERS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION SECRETARIAT.

You all are cordially invited to the opening of the National Secretariat of the Great Landers Alumni Association (GLAA), the National Body of the Old Students Association of Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School Ikeja.


DATE: Saturday, 7th August 2021
TIME: 10am

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GREAT LANDERS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION (GLAA) 2021 SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS CEREMONY.

Friday 23rd July 2021 our Alma Mater, Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School Ikeja, played host to the Umbrella Body of the Old Students Association, Great Landers Alumni Association (GLAA). The occasion was the End of Term Thanksgiving Mass & Induction Ceremony of the 2021/2022 School Prefects, whereby the Association also made the presentation of her 2021 GLAA Scholarship Award to two indigent students of MCSS.

The GLAA EDUCATIONAL FUND PROJECT, an initiative of the current Executive whose mission through the EDF is to ensure that education becomes a right, not a privilege through the advancement of creative solutions to ensure equity and excellence in education for brilliant, indigent and vulnerable students. The GLAA 2021 Scholarship Awards is the maiden edition and will be a yearly program whereby Need based, Merit and Scholarships for talented Students will be awarded at the End of School Sessions.

This year (2021) the two Need Based Awards given were:

  1. Great Landers Alumni Association Award
  2. Lander. Dr. Francis Adelaja Award.
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GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE & EMPOWERMENT SERIES (11)

TOPIC: BOOST WITH FACEBOOK TRAINING FOR SMEs (NIGERIA) 2021

DAY 1: BUILD YOUR ONLINE PRESENCE WITH FACEBOOK
DAY 2: USE WHATSAPP TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS
DAY 3: HOW TO BUILD AN EFFECTIVE ADVERTISING STRATEGY

TRAINER: DIGIVATE 360

DATE: FRIDAY 23RD – SUNDAY 25TH JULY 2021

VENUE: ZOOM (PRE REGISTRATION REQUIRED)

TIME: 7PM EVERY DAY

Is your business analogue and you are desirous of going digital? Or are you interested in learning how Facebook and WhatsApp can grow your business? Or as a CEO you desire to be knowledgeable in this area so you can track the performances of your social media handlers? Or you simply want to know more about the digital world we are in! Then you cannot afford to miss the BOOST WITH FACEBOOK TRAINING FOR SMEs (NIGERIA).

GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE & EMPOWERMENT SERIES-11 + TOPIC BOOST WITH FACEBOOK TRAINING FOR SMEs NIGERIA 2021

Aside capital and skilled personnel, access to market and lack of sales remain tops amongst the many challenges facing most small business owners in Nigeria today. The Boost with Facebook Training program is a comprehensive training program designed to address the most practical learning needs of small scale business owners when it comes to digital marketing and online presence.

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  • *GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE AND EMPOWERMENT SERIES (10)*

    *DATE:* Sunday 27th December 2020

    *TIME:* 7pm

    *VENUE:* WhatsApp & Telegram Platforms

    *TOPIC:* WINNERS OF ‘PITCH YOUR BUSINESS’ SPEAK

    *PROGRAM OF EVENTS*

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GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE & EMPOWERMENT SERIES (10a)

DATE: Sunday 27th December 2020

TIME: 7pm

VENUE: WhatsApp & Telegram Platforms

TOPIC: WINNERS OF ‘PITCH YOUR BUSINESS’ SPEAK

OVERVIEW OF THE PROGRAM
On the 19th of September 2020, the PITCH YOUR BUSINESS AND WIN practical empowerment program organized by GLAA produced 6 winners namely:
1 First Prize: N200, 000 – Lander Alice Akpeokhai (2004)

  1. 2nd Prize: N150, 000- Lander Samuel Akindemeji (1996)
  2. 3rd Prize: N100, 000- Lander Amede Achinghale (1979)
  3. 4th Prize: N50, 000- Lander Samuel Amanze (1999)
  4. 5th Prize: N50, 000- Lander Titilope Soyemi (2004)
  5. 6th Prize: N50, 000 – Lander Abiola Omotola (2004)
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GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE AND EMPOWERMENT SERIES (9)

DATE: SATURDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2020
TIME :7PM
VENUE : ZOOM
TOPIC: PITCH YOUR BUSINESS AND WIN.

GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE & EMPOWERMENT SERIES (9)

DATE: Saturday 19th September 2020
TIME: 7pm
VENUE: Zoom

TOPIC: PITCH YOUR BUSINESS

OBJECTIVE : This particular program is designed to assist Great Landers whose businesses need a grant.

RULES & REGULATIONS

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GLAA EDUCATIVE, INFORMATIVE AND EMPOWERMENT SERIES (9)

DATE: SATURDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2020
TIME :7PM
VENUE : ZOOM
TOPIC: PITCH YOUR BUSINESS AND WIN.

OBJECTIVE: This particular program is designed to assist Great Landers whose businesses need a grant.

GLAA Members are invited to pitch their businesses to members of the Association on SATURDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 2020 Entries for the pitch must be submitted on or before 12 NOON, WEDNESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2020 to greatlandersunited@gmail.com. The first 6 entries received will automatically be shortlisted for the program.

INFORMATION REQUIRED IN THE ENTRIES TO BE SUBMITTED:

  1. Tell us about Yourself (Personal achievements, Class Set etc).
  2. Tell us about your business.( Could be an existing business or could be in the idea stage)
    3.Unique Selling Point (What is special about your business? What problem does it solve?)
  3. Elevator Pitch (Sell your business for 10 minutes and give reasons why you should be considered for the prize). Not more than 500 words
  4. What plans do you have for your business in the next year if you win the prize?

RULES & REGULATIONS

1.This pitch is opened to all GLAA members.

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Here lies the Great Landers Alumni Association 2018/ 2019 Annual Report. Only The Table of Contents has been listed here; you can view or download the full report and digest it.

Thanks.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Table of contentsPage(s)
National President2
Board of Trustees3
2019 Secretary’s Report4 to 9
Dues Register10 to 35
2018/2019 Financial Report36 to 46
Levy as 2018 Dues 47 to 51
Levy as School Donation52
2018 & 2019 Dues53 to 54
Project Fund54 to 56
Donation & Sponsorship 57
Advertisers in the Alumni Magazine57
Reunion & 50th Anniversary Registration list58 to 62
Photos of 2019 AGM63 to 64
Attendance list @ 2019 AGM65
49th Anniversary Accounts66 to 81
49th Anniversary Report 82 to 90
Photos of Great Landers @ 49th Anniversary celebration  91
50th Anniversary Report  92 to 100
Great Landers Alumni members on candid camera101 to 102
Birthday Train 103 to 106
Press Coverage of Great Landers107
Vital information108
  
  • Here is the flier for the Burial Ceremony of Burial Ceremony of Dr Abanke Pauline Johnson.
    She was a great Lander, May her soul rest in perfect peace…Amen!!.

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2019 Valedictory Mass and Graduation Ceremony/ Launching of the School’s Yearbook.
Held Friday 19th July, 2019 from 10am at the School’s Chapel/ Auditorium.

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