The Project Officers for Roots Ethiopia are local to the regions where they serve. This has many advantages for both Roots Ethiopia and communities, as it enables us to understand the sometimes unique needs of a community. It also allows our staff to be frequently in different villages (“kebeles”) on a regular basis, developing relationships. … Continue reading School Sponsorship Scholar: Meet Mihret
You may already know that Roots Ethiopia provides School Sponsorships to 200 rural, poor students in many communities.
Thank you, thank you, dedicated donors, for helping our School Sponsorship program to expand, sending more kids to school in 2018 than ever before.
Today our field team is working together to deliver school supplies to students who need a ‘refresh’ of materials for the 2nd semester, which starts on Monday. We are also excited to share that we are now including some additional books for our youngest students in their yearly supplies! We also added tools for math, … Continue reading School Sponsorship Supplies the School Supplies! (Try to say that 5 times really fast)
Meet Three Ethiopian Girls Who Are Ranked At The Top of Their Class The biggest reward of any Roots Ethiopia project is not just marveling how your collective generosity can transform a community or a school or a classroom. It’s seeing how that loving investment can light up a child’s face. So we want to … Continue reading Girls At The Top of Their Class
It’s one thing to believe in the promise of a child; it’s a whole other kind of gift to see that promise lived.Earlier this year we introduced you to eight-year-old Betsega — one of the 175 kids beneﬁting from a Roots Ethiopia school sponsorship.Thanks to your support Betsega is able to attend the well-regarded Rohot Academy … Continue reading Betsega: A Boy’s Day in Ethiopia