In a heartwarming display of compassion and generosity, the beloved Ghanaian actress, Vivian Jill Lawrence, who also serves as the CEO of the Jill Foundation, recently constructed and furnished a house for an elderly woman in Bibiani Ayeresu, located in the Western North Region of Ghana.
The inspiration for this humanitarian endeavor stemmed from a documentary submitted to Vivian Jill by a journalist.
The documentary shed light on the plight of this elderly woman, who had been struggling with physical challenges while living in dire conditions.
Touched by the woman’s story and the hardships she faced, Vivian Jill felt compelled to take action.
On Wednesday, September 20, 2023, a brief but meaningful ceremony was held to formally hand over the newly constructed house to its grateful recipient.
Affectionately known as “Abrewa Mafia,” Vivian Jill Lawrence shared her thoughts and motivations behind this noble act at the ceremony.
Vivian Jill, while speaking at the ceremony, made a heartfelt appeal to other Ghanaians, urging them to join hands in supporting the less fortunate through initiatives like single parenting and the Jill Foundation.
She also made a promise to continue her philanthropic efforts, emphasizing her dedication to helping those in need. She believes that it is the collective responsibility of society to uplift the vulnerable and provide them with opportunities for a better life.
This remarkable act of kindness has captured the hearts of many and showcases the actress’s dedication to philanthropy and improving the lives of those in need.
See some photos from the handing-over ceremony below: