International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Mothers' Stories: Annie Grant, Liberia

In honor of Mother's Day — tomorrow, May 8 —  we're spotlighting some of our favorite stories about mothers:

Despite Liberia’s dire poverty and the lack of opportunity for women, the remarkable young graduates of an International Rescue Committee economic empowerment training program have gone on to build successful businesses. Annie Grant, 27, runs a market stall in the Monrovia suburb of Pipeline. "I make enough money now to send my children to school," she says.

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Happy Mom´s Day for all the

Happy Mom´s Day for all the Moms around the world. We need respect the Moms,because they are the God´s Angels!! Hapiness for all