In loving memory of a grandfather of ELWA Radio

In June, ELWA suffered its first casualty of the Covid-19 pandemic, when we lost one of our senior Liberian staff, Rev. Henry S. Garmondeh, the Bassa language broadcaster on ELWA Radio. Henry had a very long history with ELWA. He listened to ELWA when he was a student at the RC Lawson Mission School in…

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Laying the groundwork

In April 2021, the base for the new 340-foot FM tower was cast in preparation for the arrival of the tower later this year, to replace the aging, rusted tower in place now. The purchase of the tower was sponsored by EMA-USA, an organization of ELWA supporters who are keen to keep ELWA Radio broadcasting…

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Trinity Dental Clinic Breaks New Ground

On August 27, 2018, ELWA’s Trinity Dental Clinic broke ground for a new facility at the ELWA Hospital, conveniently located adjacent to the out-patient department.  Construction of the new clinic, expected to open by mid-2019,  is sponsored by Samaritan’s Purse. The lead “ground-breaker” was TDC manager Eddie Maquie, who left a few days later for…

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ELWA Academy opened its new school year on Monday, September 11. This opening day marks the first time that ELWA Academy has had a complete student body, from grades nursery through twelfth grade. The ELWA Academy High School dedicated its new building to launch the school year. With four full size classrooms, the building provides more…

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ELWA Academy promotes its first Senior Class

ELWA Academy celebrated the end of the 2016-2017 school year in July, with the usual fanfare of  the kindergarten graduation (above). The celebration also marked the promotion of the first twelfth graders (below) at ELWA Academy, who will be graduating a year from now. When the new school year opens in September, the senior high will occupy their…

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