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Meet The Faces of Our Ambulance Team Who Risk Their Lives Every Day

When the Ebola crisis came to Liberia, it was clear to us that our mission would change. Since then, we’ve prioritized to fighting Ebola and supporting communities in every way we can, including providing home healthcare teams and purchasing an … Continue reading

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An Update On Pearlina: Everything’s Going to be Alright

In our last update on Pearlina, she had just watched her mother die in an ambulance. With no other family members to be found and no clue as to if she had Ebola, she was quarantined at the More Than Me … Continue reading

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The many steps to an effective Ebola response.

When More Than Me began, our mission was clear: to get girls from the West Point slum in Liberia off the street and into school by providing them with an education and supplementary services like healthcare and meals to support … Continue reading

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Meet Pearlina

Every day our team works to fill the gaps in the Ebola response plan for West Point and other areas of Monrovia. Our staff sees heartbreaking stories, but also local heros stepping up where help is needed. On Monday, Katie … Continue reading

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Forbes Magazine Highlights MTM’s Fight Against Ebola

“And she promised them that Ebola won’t win, ‘Our girls can and will be the next leaders.’” - Tom Watson, Forbes Our team is working on the front lines, determined to lay waste to this horrible epidemic, but we remain steadfast … Continue reading

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The world is starting school this week, she is not.

I met Patience Wesseh when she was 8 years old. She was selling bananas. She’s 16 now and she has epilepsy. During an episode, she was cooking and fell into the fire. Thankfully, we provide healthcare for our students, and … Continue reading

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B’s Legacy Lives On!

We experienced a tragic loss last semester. In December, one of our beautiful young women, Beatrice, lost her life due to an enlarged heart and worms that had infected her stomach and lungs. Beatrice fought up until the last moment … Continue reading

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Your App Questions Answered.

What is the More Than Me App? The More Than Me App asks you to think more carefully about your daily purchases. Instead of buying a $2 coffee, you could #forgo that money and donate it to More Than Me. … Continue reading

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Hope Dies Last

By: Rachel Mattovich In a world where we are inundated with global headlines, it is hard to remember that what we do in our own lives really does make a difference.  After listening to an hour-long program of global news, … Continue reading

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Time to Celebrate: Don’t miss Celebrating with More Than Me on March 8th!

Join us on March 8th for a celebration! As you may have heard, we won $1MM at the Chase American Giving Awards on NBC! In honor of this exciting milestone, More Than Me is hosting a party in New Jersey … Continue reading

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