As the world comes together to celebrate another Christmas and prepare to embrace a New Year, the leadership of the Liberian Swedish Association, LSA, extends warm wishes of Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous New Year to all Liberians residing in Sweden. We hope and pray that every Liberian in Sweden experiences the fullest measure of happiness and joy during this holiday season, and that the spirit of the holidays fills every corner of their hearts and homes with love, laughter, and warmth throughout the upcoming year, 2022.
In reflecting on the challenges faced throughout 2021, the Liberian Swedish Association (LSA) extends heartfelt gratitude to its members and supporters across Sweden. Despite the obstacles encountered, the steadfast support and dedication of our community have been invaluable.
LSA President, Mr. David Ford, acknowledges the collective efforts that contributed to the organization's success in 2021, amidst the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic. He highlights the notable increase in memberships, dues payments, and event proceeds, emphasizing that such achievements were made possible by the collective contributions of our members and supporters.
The leadership recognizes the patience exhibited by all during a period of organizational transformation. Mr. Ford acknowledges the initial challenges associated with change but notes the positive outcomes now emerging. He underscores the necessity of making hard decisions and embracing change to propel the LSA forward.
Appreciation is extended to those who actively participated in various committees, including constitutional amendments and conflict resolution, demonstrating patience, discipline, and determination throughout the process.
Looking ahead to the new year, the leadership encourages unity and support among all Liberians in Sweden, emphasizing the interconnectedness of our community. Active engagement with the LSA is encouraged, as it serves as the umbrella organization for all Liberians in Sweden, fostering inclusivity and collaboration.
In closing, the leadership extends warm wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, expressing gratitude for the continued support and commitment of our members and supporters.
Thank you, and best wishes for the holiday season and the coming year!