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Trainees of the Electricity department in Action

Apr 18, 2017 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 1 comment

Electricity trainer Smallwood Zota recently assigned his trainees at the BRIDGE to electrify the Hummingbird Elementary school building and childcare center on the school’s main campus located in Joe Town, Lower Johnsonville. The task was un-supprisingly done in time as well as efficiently and effectively by the trainees in a week given their respective  class […]

A Computer Literacy Class at the BRIDGE

Apr 18, 2017 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 0 comments

Besides the conduct of regular computer literacy training at the SHIFSD Institute for Enterprise and Job Training commonly known as the BRIDGE, the school administration has also made computer literacy a cross-cutting course including Life Skills and Personal Development(PD) for all trainees enrolled for 2017. Registration for another batch of the computer literacy classes is […]

SHIFSD Institute Best Trainer for 2016/17 departs for the USA

Apr 17, 2017 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 0 comments

Mr Morris Z. Zeigler was given the best trainer of the year award during the SHIFSD Institute’s 2016/17 graduation ceremony for his excellent performance in the Plumbing Department and the school as a whole throughout the year 2016 up to the graduation on 10th February 2017. Morris wearing dark sunglasses in the photo has since […]

Presentation of Certificates to Graduates

Apr 17, 2017 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 0 comments

Here is Miss Betty K. Tiklo of the Tailoring Department receiving a basic course certificate from the Mineke Foundation Country Director  during the SHIFSD Institute first graduation program. Betty is wearing a dress sewn by herself as evidence of skills acquired during her nine month training, She is also currently enrolled at the intermediate level […]

ZOA International-Liberia Country Director also graced the Occasion

Apr 17, 2017 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 0 comments

The SHIFSD Institute Graduation Program was graced by many key personalities who are making priceless impact in the lives of the Liberian Youths, and one such person was Dr. Chris Maclullich, Country Director of one of SHIFSD’s current strategic donor partners. The institute’s ongoing 2year Literacy and Vocational Skills Project in being financed by Turing […]

SHIFSD Institute’s 1st Graduation in grand style

Apr 17, 2017 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 0 comments

On 10th February 2017, the SHIFSD Institute for Enterprise and Job Training held its first graduation ceremony on the school campus in grand style with over 350 well wishers including representatives of partner organizations in full attendance. The exercise was intersperse with matching songs, drama, solos, speeches, awards giving and certification of graduates numbering 123 […]

SHIFSD’s Book Drive Takes off in Arizona

Jan 23, 2016 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 0 comments

Recently following an appeal to the Movement for Advocating Conscious Capitalism (MAC6) based in Arizona, USA, a book drive was lunched by MAC6 on behalf of the SHIFSD Enterprise and Job Training Institute. The book drive has gained momentum, and over 1000 donated books have been collected and awaiting shipment to Liberia for the vocational […]

SHIFSD Mobilizes communities

Jan 09, 2016 by Jerry Bleh Category: Uncategorized 0 comments

Following the completion of all the arrangement to open the SHIFSD Enterprise and Job Training Institute, the staff has began to mobilize communities in Johnsonville and other surrounding communities to ensure that members of the targeted communities are informed about the opening. In this regard, the management has sent out radio announcements, fliers/posters and letters to […]

SHIFSD’s ED Meets INITIAT Board Chairperson in The Netherlands

Dec 05, 2015 by Jeremiah Burgess Category: Uncategorized 0 comments Tags: Partnership

Another leg of the SHIFSD’s Director, Jeremiah T. Burgess, visit to The Netherlands led him to the city of Apeldoom where ZOA International head office is located. In Apeldoom, the Director had several meetings with key staff at the ZOA head office, and with the Board Chairperson of INITIAT, Margret C. Grondel and others. INITIAT, […]

The Hummingbird Childcare Center

Nov 21, 2015 by Jerry Bleh Category: Uncategorized 0 comments

Following the visit of Holly Adams Pratt, co-founder and CEO of the Universal Hope Initiative(UHI) based in Philadelphia, USA, to Liberia in early April 2016 the Hummingbird Childcare Center idea was born to encourage women and girls acquiring or wanting to acquire vocational skills at our Enterprise and Job Training Institute (The BRIADE) to attend classes unhindered where there’s no […]