Founding Board Member
Georgene Crowe, better known as “Mama G”, is also a Co-Director for SuperKids and Teach the Teachers. When not working with Great Shape! Mama G is a hairdresser in Oregon. Mama G, along with Co-Founders Myrtle Franklin and Gretchen Lee, started Great Shape! Inc. in 1988 after Hurricane Gilbert devastated the island of Jamaica. They collected household supplies, clothes, bedding, and more to ship to Jamaica, and then Mama G met the supplies in Kingston, Jamaica and Great Shape! Inc. was born.
“Many are called but few are chosen, I have been blessed to be chosen to share love and peace with the loving, kind people of Jamaica. ‘Love is my religion,’ I am with Ziggy Marley on that!”