Maxwell Yennego Jr
Founder and Executive Director
Ambassador Maxwell Yennego Jr is the Founder and Visionary of opportunities for Liberians. A youth leader, change-maker, and ambassador for global citizenship education at the Asian-Pacific Culture of Education for International Understanding (APCEIU) online campus. Conscientious and skilled personnel with half dozen years of in-depth expertise in info Technology, Business, youth support, and community services. An extremely organized and economical person, with a radical and correct approach to project implementation, that has created wonderful results up to now. The idea of this platform came after the Ebola epidemic in 2014, many lives were lost, and youth unemployment increase, schools were closed for a few months to avoid more movement. In 2016 he decided to establish a social enterprise to tackle youth unemployment through capacity building programs, meetups, boot camps and women empowerment programs. Through that, he founded Opportunities for Liberians in 2016, to build the capacity of young people. From the beginning of the program till now, more than 100+ plus young people have benefited from various training and are working in various Government ministries and NGOs. Opportunities for Liberians is now the largest opportunities discovery platform for youths in Liberia.