A Family Transforms a School in Hawora, Ethiopia


Roots Ethiopia’s Learning Resource Project (LRP) in Hawora, Ethiopia is now accepting donations!   The Lenssen Family, with the help of Crowdrise, have created a personal online fundraiser entitled, “Educational Transformation for Hawora Village,” and are quickly moving towards their goal of raising $26,000 for this under-resourced Ethiopian school in the Hadiya Zone. Your help is needed because improving rural Ethiopian schools takes … Continue reading A Family Transforms a School in Hawora, Ethiopia

School Sponsorship Drive in Ethiopia! Let’s Send #100Kids To School


  Our annual School Sponsorship Drive is on! Together, we will send “#100Kids to school in 50 days!” #100Kids just like Genet will be able to proudly enter Ethiopian classrooms, a country where 3 million children still don’t have access to education. #100Kids will go to school, #100Kids will receive nutritional and medical support, and #100Kids … Continue reading School Sponsorship Drive in Ethiopia! Let’s Send #100Kids To School

2012 Grain Drive


In May 2012, Roots Ethiopia visited Hadiya, Kembata, and Tembaro zones to evaluate our programs with Meseret Kristos Church (MKC). We visited Hosanna, Doyogena, Hadero, and Shinshecho church headquarters. During our meetings, in every case, when we asked church leaders to share their concerns about needs in the area, the overwhelming response was hunger. Hunger impacts … Continue reading 2012 Grain Drive