M.A.T.S at Liberia’s Independence Celebration

Miss AFRICA TRI-STATE was a Guest at the Liberian 165th Independence Celebration and charity event in Connecticut on Saturday, August 18th, 2012.

The Liberian association in Connecticut hosted the Liberian community and friends of Liberians to the 165th Independence Celebration and a charity event with the theme “ Educating Liberians, one student at a time”

One of the highlights of the event was the recognition and appreciation of Miss Africa Tri State 2nd Runner Up and Miss Personality 2012 Miss Lia Dahn by the Liberian Connecticut Community for her courage and strength at the just concluded MATS pageant 2012, and not only that, but coming home with 2 notable titles. In her address, Ms. Dahn thanked everyone that supported her during the pageant.

Miss Africa Tri State Joy Oppongwah in her speech congratulated Miss Dahn, and praised her for her wonderful attitude. The two have made a promise to continue making a difference in their communities and around the world.

The event, which was held at the ST. Sebastian Club in Ansonia CT, attracted lots of notable people in the Liberian community. With good food and music, it was indeed a successful event.

The proceeds from the contribution would be used for major projects in progress. To support their cause, visithttp://www.liberiact.com/