Lovetta Conto is a 17 year old designer with an inspirational story. Her jewelry line Akawelle has become popular among celebrities. The necklaces are made with bullets from the civil war in Liberia. All the proceeds are going to a foundation called Strongheart House.” A home and center of healing, learning, and excellence for exceptional young people either displaced or orphaned by war or other circumstance.”
“I envisioned myself as a tree growing up, growing fruit, and giving that fruit to other people who needed help.” – Lovetta Conto
This young women’s story touched and inspired me.