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SOLO: S155-BOA

September 2021: Thanks to the generous donation from Greg Cooper, Solo has been re-enrolled into school for the 2021/2022 school year. He received an incomplete for the 2020-2021 school year.  Due to COVID-19 outbreak, schools in Liberia had irregular school schedule. This combined with the lack of technology in the schools, some schools made the decision to keep students in their current grade level for the 2021-2022 school year. Solo was kept in his current grade level of 1st grade for the upcoming school year. He continues to live with his grandmother and still wants to be a builder when he grows up.

September 2020: Thanks to the generous donation from Jaden Grieshammer, Solo has been re-enrolled into school for the 2020/2021 school year. He has not completed his last year and is still in the 1st grade this year due to hard labor work at and irregular attendance to classes but he still wants to be a builder when he grows up. He continues to live with his grandmother.

October 2019: Thanks to the generous donation from Jaden Grieshammer, Solo has been re-enrolled into school for the 2019-2020 school year. 

June 2019: We are pleased to announce that Solo was promoted to the K2 for the 2018-2019 school year. Dawn & Monica, thank you for your sponsorship and giving your student a gift of education. 

2018:  Solo has been generously sponsored by Dawn Lalley and Monica Engel. He is 11 years old and was promoted to the kindergarten1 this year. He lives in Boapea, Liberia with his grandmother. Both of Solo's parents died from the Ebola virus. He is being raised by his grandmother who can not afford to send him to school. 

2017:  Meet Solo, who has been generously sponsored by Tori Swenson.  He is 10 years old and is going to school for the first time this year.  He lives in Boapea, Liberia with his grandmother. Both of Solo's parents died from the Ebola virus. He is being raised by his grandmother who can not afford to send him to school.  His interests are helping his grandmother and he hopes to be a builder when he grows up.