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  • Self-Taught 15-Year-Old Sierra Leone Engineer Invited to MIT (Video)

    Nov 20, 12 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *There are some pretty amazing kids out there doing the best they can with whatever circumstances were given to them. In areas of the world where little to no technological advancement has occurred, ideas are being born without any mentors, tools, and/or resources. PRODIGIES is a bi-weekly series on YouTube that showcases the youngest and […]

  • Adopted Sierra Leone Orphan Finds Home in Dance Theatre of Harlem (Video)

    Oct 2, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Whenever we witness someone not only pursuing their dream, but fulfilling it, our hearts are made full. The story we ballet world is the beneficiary to the tragic but beautiful story of a Sierra Leone orphan who was able to rebuild her life from the ruins of her past tragedies. Michaela Deprince, born Mabinty Bangura, […]

  • Blacks to Shine in L.A. African Soccer Tournament

    Aug 28, 12 by jasmynecannick Leave a comment

    *LOS ANGELES, Calif., Aug. 27, 2012 — Soccer enthusiasts are set to gather for the 2012 Los Angeles African Soccer Tournament taking place Sept. 1 at the John Ferraro Soccer Fields at Griffith Park (5101 North Zoo Drive) in Los Angeles, Calif.  24 teams representing 21 countries are set to compete in the second annual […]

  • Benefit for Sierra Leone Children to be Held in Beverly Hills

    Mar 6, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *The Finaza Foundation, an organization that supports children in the impoverished region of Kono, Sierra Leone, is holding its first annual fundraiser on Sunday, March 11, in Beverly Hills, Calif. The afternoon of entertainment, appetizers and thoughtful dialogue will take place from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Nirvana, 8689 Wilshire Blvd. The public is […]

  • Sierra Leone Captures Cup Title in L.A.’s First Annual African Soccer Tourney

    Sep 6, 11 by jasmynecannick Leave a comment

    *LOS ANGELES – 384 semi-professional and amateur soccer players representing 20 African countries were featured in the first ever African Community Soccer Tournament that saw Sierra Leone’s ‘Leone Stars’ defeat Cameroon’s ‘L.A. Lions’ team 2-1 to capture the first ACST Cup title. From the 24 team tournament that featured teams representing 20 African countries, including […]

  • THE (07-27-11) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jul 27, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE Our creator is the same and never changes […]