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Get to know Cllr. Kuku Y. Dorbor

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Counsellor Kuku Y. Dorbor is not only a former lawmaker, active legal practitioner, entrepreneur, but also a humanitarian. She is Chief Executive Officer of the Dorbor’s Foundation situated in Coca-Cola Factory, Paynesville, Montserrado County.

The Foundation is a non-for-profit organization that is engaged in charitable works such as Tuition-Free Program and Free Legal Services to Indigent people. It also provides basic social services, including hand pumps, construction of toilets, bus stops, micro-loans for market women, construction of market buildings and involvement with youth organizations in communities besides working with community leaders in ensuring that basic needs of the people are met, such as construction of hospital, schools, roads, town halls, pipe-borne water system, etc. The program also assists physically-challenged, shoe-shine boys, motorcyclists, and farmers.

The Foundation is involved in advocacy in areas such as rape, prostitution, early marriages, drug abuse and wayward children, including children selling in the streets.

As former Co-chair for the Monsterrado Legislative Caucus (2006 – 2011) she made sure County Developments Fund (CDF), Social Funding from Concession Agreement and Surface Rental Funding were expended on projects within the County. Hon. Kuku also ensured that projects implementation were in line with needs of the people, while providing oversight on the administration of the County Office through the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

The Caucus is a conglomeration of all members who are elected from Monsterrado County. It is role is to promote harmony all Montserrado lawmakers.

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