Roots Ethiopia partners with communities in Ethiopia to turn local ideas into lasting change. We work together to improve schools, educate children, and enable livelihoods.

Our Coronavirus Action Plan.

We are committed to supporting families in rural Ethiopia. They need your help today to stay safe and healthy during the severe hardships of coronavirus.

Click here to learn more about how you can help.

Throughout this crisis, our staff will continue to work from home and support the communities as much as they can. We will also continue to share news and information on our social media channels with the bright and inspiring stories of families and children who you have touched with your support!

We wish each of you safe harbor and support during this time. Let us hold each other up with tender care. Stay healthy!

Success

Improve schools.

Roots Ethiopia sets up rural schools for success with hands-on science materials, furniture and equipment, school libraries, and more.

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Schools

Educate children.

Roots Ethiopia provides school sponsorships for students so that they can start school, stay in school, and succeed in school.

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Livelihoods

Enable livelihoods.

Roots Ethiopia develops Self-Help Entrepreneurs (SHE) networks to create business opportunities for women that transform their lives and livelihoods.

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