Commitment to Action

Liberian Education Trust (LET)

Commitment by

Sarah Kovner, Abigail E. Disney, Sally Minard

In 2006, the Liberian Education Trust (LET) committed to build or rebuild 50 schools; provide training or skill enhancement for 500 teachers; provide scholarships for 5,000 girls and women; and bring special attention to helping girls enter and stay in school.
As of August 2007, a total of $2.5 million was raised for the LET, approximately half of the needed funding. In addition, grants have been distributed in support of 20 schools, 2,400 scholarships, and the training of 175 teachers.

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Commitment

Liberian Education Trust (LET)

Launched

2006

Est. Duration

3 years

Estimated Total Value

$5,000,000

Region

Africa

Countries

LIBERIA

Commitment by

Sarah Kovner, Abigail E. Disney, Sally Minard