Friends of Liberia

Friends of Liberia is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C. Our members live throughout the United States and in several foreign countries. Anyone who donates to support the organization and shares the following mission, vision and values is a member.

Friends of Liberia’s Core Programs

Small Grants

FOL is proud of its small grants program. Find out more.


FOL is dedicated to literacy and education in general. Find out more.


FOL is dedicated to supporting health for all Liberians. Find out more.

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News from Friends of Liberia

Looking For Communications Volunteers

The Communications Committee is placing an urgent call on its website and on social media for PCVs, RPCVs and those who have lived and worked in Liberia and are interested in serving as a volunteer.

If you like to write, are computer savvy, enjoy creating social media communication, and are used […]

Job Vacancy: Program Coordinator, Family Literacy Initiative (Monrovia)

Title: Program Coordinator, Family Literacy Initiative

Organizations: Friends of Liberia (FOL) in partnership with We Care Foundation, Inc. and Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters International (HIPPY)

Location: Monrovia area
Closing Date: September 4, 2015
Salary: Attractive

Job Summary:
The Family Literacy Initiative is a child-centered education program that partners with parents to prepare their […]

Photo Contest For Peace Corps Liberia Office

Want to show incoming Peace Corps volunteers what Liberia looked like when you served?

Kevin Fleming, Country Director for Peace Corps Liberia, is asking all FOL members to submit photos to help decorate the new Peace Corps Liberia office in Monrovia.

Send your high-resolution photo submissions to Alfreda Stephens by May 22 to be considered.


After 24 Years, Liberian News Service Ends

Farewell & Thanks

Below is FOL’s announcement of the last issue of the FRIENDS OF LIBERIA NEWS DISPATCH. As head of the Indiana University Liberian Collections, I strongly thank FOL for their support and for giving us the opportunity to distribute this Liberian news weekly. We also thank the many subscribers on both sides of the Atlantic […]