Ms. Bernard, a Georgia Tech LMC graduate, is making waves in Liberian fashion while simultaneously helping Ebola survivors. She hires survivors to sew clothes from her designs for her successful clothing brand. Through her fashion line Mango Rags, she is empowering women in many ways, but this is no surprise – she’s from Georgia Tech, so she can do that!

 

For more about the incredible impact Archel Bernard is having on Liberia, check out this article written in the New York Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/07/fashion/liberia-designer-ebola-survivors-archel-bernard.html?_r=0

 

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