A Liberia Literary Society Supporting Project
(SLAB) Sexy-Like-A-Book is a Martha Juah Educational Foundation initiative, designed to inspire young women and girls (ages 12-21) to improve their perspective on reading, literacy, and education. With 61 million girls out of school globally, the need to create educational programs, opportunities, and spaces that engage and support girls along their educational journey is more critical now than ever. SLAB helps in combating the high rate of illiteracy in Liberia, by cultivating a culture of reading that transcends the classrooms, and motivates girls to be intelligent, poised, creative and assertive visionaries, who contribute to their communities and the world.
Ongoing projects include;
- Annual SLAB Poetry Competition for Liberian Girls,
- SLAB Anthology Publication, Enchanting Voices
- Books, Cupcakes & Conversations,
- SLAB Mentorship Meet-Ups and
- SLAB Young Writers’ Workshop
We encourage you to join us to inspire them to dream big and strive to achieve the unimaginable, in spite of societal and cultural limitations. 100% of the proceeds from their book (Enchanting Voices) will go towards scaling up efforts and providing scholarships and educational resources to Liberian girls, particularly those in rural communities.
How to help:
Visit our website www.sexylikeabook.com and Donate to the cost of book publication, workshops, educational resources, and scholarships.
Buy Enchanting Voices book; 100% of the proceeds go toward scholarships and educational resources.
Fundraise — Help raise money for Liberia Literary Society on Facebook by creating a Sexy-Like-A-Book fundraiser.
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