Maipo Glay was crowned Mother of the Year for 2015-2016 at her church in Monrovia, Liberia. She's raising three orphans along with her own biological child. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption itoggle caption Jason Beaubien/NPR Goats and Soda Forget Brunch. Liberians Crown 'Mothers Of The Year' May 10, 2015 On Mother's Day, a Liberian mom might get a tiara and a title. And on Day 2 of Liberia's Ebola-free status, people were thrilled to add hugs to their tribute.