March 28, 2011
Grace Alache Jerry
Grace Alache Jerry is a young Nigerian human rights promoter and a recording artiste who is passionate about promoting a more inclusive society. Since the fatal vehicle accident that confined her to a wheel chair 9 years ago, Grace has become an inspiration to many young people and women with disabilities in her community as she uses her music and personality to rekindle hope in the lives of people around her.She is the Executive Director Xperience Grace Foundation/Paidion Club and currently the reigning National Queen Miss Wheel Chair Nigerian Pageant an Initiative designed to promote the rights, needs and achievements of Persons with Disability (PWD's) in Nigeria. As part of efforts to removing the barriers that prevent Persons with Disabilties (PWDs) from particpating fully in their communites Grace is carrying out a public enlightenment campaign -SEE Project, she wants differently abled persons to SEE Persons with Disabilities (PWD's) first as Humans before their Disabilities!