Macintosh Johnson: Growing Up in Liberia - Today


Contributed by Emma Rizzo

IC More Than Me welcomes Macintosh Johnson, program coordinator and co-founder of the More Than Me Foundation, to Ithaca College on Monday, December 9.

Macintosh grew up in Liberia and served as a child soldier in the Liberian Civil War. He has experienced life in Liberia, first hand, and will be telling his story to the Ithaca College community. Macintosh has been working with More Than Me founder, Katie Meyler, since 2007. A Q&A session will follow the presentation. 

The event will be held in Emerson Suites from 7:30-9 p.m.

IC More Than Me raises funds and awareness for girls' education in Liberia, West Africa. For more information about More Than Me, visit:

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