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Project First Floor

Project First Floor

11/1/2019

IMAGINE THE JOY!

A Real School Building!

Our Sponsorship program has already transformed the lives of our students by giving them text books, desks and writing materials.

Now it’s time for the next giant step. Our School needs a real & permanent home!

Our building Team will...

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There is a new way to give to the school at Rise Liberia!

There is a new way to give to the school at Rise Liberia!

3/4/2019

Buy some blocks for the new school building or purchase a curriculum set for a grade. Check out the needs at https://riseliberia.org/store/...

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A Special Thank You

3/3/2019

Please take a moment to listen to one of our ladies in Monrovia as she expresses thanks for our Rise Liberia program....

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Rise Liberia Mission Report

2/27/2019

Report back from the February, 2019 mission trip to Monrovia, Liberia with pastors; John Woodhouse, Bill Davidson & Sarah Olson.

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Here are the staff members of our Rise Liberia school in Monrovia.

Here are the staff members of our Rise Liberia school in Monrovia.

2/22/2019

Sarah Olson taught a training session with them on Thursday. We honor them for their work under incredibly difficult circumstances (100+ in one room). We MUST see our facilities expanded! ...

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Tackling the Challenges Together

Tackling the Challenges Together

2/21/2019

Today we had a very productive time with the teachers here on this Rise Liberia trip.  We spent some time hearing from them about the challenges they face in the school and their priorities.

It was so good to come together to strategize and look for solutions in the here and now as we work towards the larger vision, and make decisions ...

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Mohammed Sheriff

Mohammed Sheriff

2/20/2019

We all heard how the eBola outbreak devastated Liberia, but it takes on a whole new meaning when you meet the only survivor in his household, Mohammed Sheriff, one of the children Jean and I sponsor in our Rise Liberia program. He is now living with his sister in Monrovia, who is also stricken with the disease but is under ongoing treatment. Please...

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The Burden is Light

The Burden is Light

2/20/2019

These moments, right here, are what this is all about!

Today we met with many of our sponsored students here in Liberia, including Tata, who our family sponsors.  It was so good to hear from them, though it’s hard not to be stiff in front of the cameras.  Seeing their smiles and starting to break through those formalities t...

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