Mercedes G. Owolabi '12 selected to join the Board of Directors of the Meriwether Foundation
Mercedes Owolabi '12 (left) is pictured with former Miss Teen New York USA, a PhD in Neuroscience graduate, and Miss USA 2012 Nana Meriwether, Co-Founder and Chairman of the Meriwether Foundation, at a Manhattan Social Club event to raise funds for the Meriwether Foundation. Present at the event included Miss New York USA 2014, Candace Kendall, Miss New York USA 2005, Meaghan Jarensky, and Nomvimbi Meriwether, Co-Founder of the Meriwether Foundation.
"I am very honored and humbled to become more involved with the Meriwether Foundation." Mercedes Owolabi '12 has been selected as a Member of the Board of Directors for the Meriwether Foundation. Mercedes will be sponsored by the foundation to travel to South Africa to visit the Meriwether Foundation's programming sites.
The Meriwether Foundation strives to improve health and education in South Africa, Nana Meriwether's country of birth. To make a donation or for more information, visit www.meriwetherfoundation.org
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