Make A Difference In Rural Women's Lives in Liberia

Yassah's SistersIt is amazing that a small amount of money can make such a big impact! The women of Lofa County, Liberia celebrated their first harvest of peanuts and sale of palm oil, made possible by the generosity of people in Acadiana through the Yassah’s Sisters program. This beginning initiative was the result of our first investment of funds given to a group of 15 women. The hard work of these amazing women is matched with their dedication and conscientious fulfillment of responsibilities. Eric’s subsequent visit to check progress and plan for the next phase of the program was cause for a 2-day celebration—the first ever in the history of the village. Never before had these women had something to celebrate. Never before had they had a reason to have hope. Click to continue reading more…