CHANGING LIVES & MAKING A DIFFERENCE ONE GIRL AT A TIME

About 20 years ago, my dream to provide educational opportunities for girls ignited a passion in me that has only grown brighter each year. I came to the realization that social change usually takes longer to bear fruit, so I made a commitment to remain a provider of girls education in Liberia for the long haul. Over the years, this journey has enabled girls in difficult circumstances and in dire poverty to be afforded a chance to be educated. This opportunity has brought optimism to each beneficiary and their families. My message of hope to them has not changed, it is that: “EDUCATION IS A LIGHT FOR ONE’S PATH AND A KEY THAT WILL OPEN ALL DOORS”. As we continue this journey, l extend my sincere gratitude to all our SPONSORS who have made our dreams come true. I will like to use this platform to ask others to join us in our national call for Women’s Empowerment. Indeed you too can make a difference- one person at a time.

H.E. CHIEF DR. JEWEL HOWARD TAYLOR

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Indeed to help one person at a time could make a difference.

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OUR GOAL

To continue to provide opportunities for females till our Nation reduces the levels of inequality which persist at all levels; thereby reaching a 50 - 50 ratio. And to collaborate and partner with others to provide opportunities for education; mentoring and economic empowerment.

VP Howard-Taylor Takes Mentorship To Rural Montserrado County

The campaign to mentor adolescent girls across the country to value their bodies got a big boost Saturday, September 28, 2019, in Todee District, Montserrado County, with Liberia’s Vice President Chief Dr. Jewel Howard-Taylor leading the process.

A release from the office of the Vice President said the day-long initiative under the theme, “Your body, your Choice”…

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VP Howard-Taylor Frowns on MTM Closure

Monrovia —The Vice President of the Republic of Liberia Jewel Howard-Taylor has assured the graduates and administrators of the More Than Me (MTM) Academy that she is leading the charge to ensure the reopening of the Institution in the country.
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Chinese Embassy Donates To Scholarship Program

Chinese Amb. Fu Jijun presenting a check US$ 2,000.00 to Vice President Chief Dr. Jewel Howard-Taylor
The Government of the People’s Republic of China, through its Embassy near Monrovia, has presented a check of two thousand United States …

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I became a "Jewel Starfish" Beneficiary in 2000. As a disadvantaged young Lady, I was sought out and provided an opportunity for housing, education and Christian training which took me through the University of Liberia. .

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