Sudan “Lost Boy” Guest Speaker to Visit Woodgrove


Written by Louise Spicer

On October 17, 2017, Manyang Reath Kher will speak of his inspiring journey and many humanitarian projects. The Student Presentation will take place at 1:00 p.m. , while the Community Presentation will commence at 6:00 p.m.

About Manyang Reath Kher and Humanity Helping Sudan Project

Manyang Reath Kher is a respected authority on the South Sudanese refugee crisis. He spent nearly 15 years of his childhood as a Lost Boy of Sudan before coming to live at the Virginia Home for Boys and Girls in Henrico. Manyang graduated from J.R. Tucker High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Richmond. For the past ten years, Manyang has not only pursued his education but also dedicated his life to raising awareness and money for the refugee crisis through his non-profit Humanity Helping Sudan.

We will sell his coffee to send a student to school in the lobby at the 6:00 p.m. presentation.

Sponsored by Woodgrove High School African Studies.