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OUR MISSION

Supporting community identified solutions for job creation and education in Southern Ethiopia.


Funded! Helping Ethiopian Education One School at a Time

The Mugunja Primary School is an Ethiopian School where 80 children regularly cram into one classroom hoping for a seat. The kids that do get a seat commonly share it with three other students. In addition to the lack of seating, there is no furniture for the staff, hardly any books and minimal teaching materials. The teachers struggle to teach which results in kids struggling to learn. As is the case in many Ethiopian villages, test scores are low and kids are not passing national exams. It’s a cycle that we are committed to breaking one school at a time in Southern Ethiopia.

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Top 10 Photography Skills for Travelers to Ethiopia

Contributed by Lauren Werner, of Lauren Werner Photography. Lauren’s photographs are currently available for purchase at Lauren Werner Photography.   All of the proceeds from your purchase go to support our work in our three outstanding programs; school sponsorships, business start up microgrants, and school improvement projects. Lauren’s Vision: To see the end of poverty is rural Ethiopia. 1. Ask permission to take a

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Success Stories
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Etegegnew

I learn every day. I know my life is changed because I go to school. It is a relief for my mother and it is a joy for me.

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Eyerusalem

Becoming a doctor is my dream. I have to go to school and work hard so I can help my village one day. That is my biggest dream, to help others.

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Tsehainesh

Everything I do is so I can raise my daughter to see how a woman can be a success. My business is the way I build success. She inspires me to work hard every day.

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Alemitu

The neighbors say, “look at her now, she could not feed her children and she is now feeding the neighborhood!

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