Archive for January 2019

Spotlight on a Millennial Donor

​Meet Jatu Boikai, the daughter of Dr. LeRoy and Mrs. Musu Boikai. The Boikais emigrated to the U.S. from Liberia in the mid-1980s. Jatu and her two siblings, Jedediah and Vanjah, were born in New York City. Jatu is a millennial who is passionate about volunteering and donating to worthy causes. While a sophomore nursing…

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We’re In Business

9/03/18 – Thanks to you and to everyone who has supported Village Improvement’s goal of reducing carbon emissions and improving the quality of life for Liberian villagers through the increased use solar lanterns, we have been able to apply for a license to operate as a business in Liberia. The license was granted last month.…

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You Have Made an Impact!

11/16/18 – Village Improvement Project has made its one-year Impact Report to Panasonic to show how their donation of lanterns has changed lives in Liberia. To find out how, click here to visit the Impact Report page.

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VIP Receives “Superstar” Status

1/25/18 – This just in from GlobalGiving! “Congratulations on a great year! We are thrilled that Village Improvement Project, Inc. is an active member of the GlobalGiving community with a GlobalGiving Superstar status as of December 31st, 2017.”

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8/30/18

You can support VIP just by shopping. AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases…

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