Yearly Archives: 2012

FUEL Youth Bracelets

FUEL Youth has had a great year in 2012: solar electricity lighting installed at UCA in Gardenersville; a new library for the students and community around UCA; our new school at Messima village nearly ready for the roof; and hundreds

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August Update

The FUEL team published a newsletter with some updates for our friends and followers. Please check it out and share with your networks. See our newsletter here, or find it posted to from our Facebook page. Leave us a comment

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A FUEL Youth Success: Bookdrive 2011

In November of last year, FUEL Youth board member Sean O’Connor connected with his former elementary school, Saint Philomena’s School in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, to chat with the sixth grade class about FUEL’s work in Liberia. Over a Skype video chat, the students asked Sean what it was like in Liberia, what some of the challenges of FUEL’s work there are, and how they could help. The students had been working on a project with their teacher, Ms Samantha Hedden, to develop a model for a non-profit that fit their interests. FUEL served as inspiration for them in this process.

To FUEL’s surprise, the students quickly mobilized and within a few weeks, collected over 27 boxes of books to support FUEL’s library programs in Liberia.

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