Pay it forward day!

In honor of #payitforwardday, Addis Jemari has several opportunities available for you to get in on the fun and Pay It Forward today or any day! Become an AJ Prayer Warrior • Become a monthly sponsor • Share what you love about AJ to friends • donate your birthday to AJ • share your skills and […]

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It takes a village…

It takes a village to raise a child. We’ve heard this African proverb before, but take a minute to stop and think about who is in your child’s village: teachers, coaches, mentors, family friends? We believe the #AJGirls need this “village,” and we have built one at our home. When you become a #AJFamily sponsor at $100/month, you are […]

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Need your hands in Life skills!

We are growing our life skills training this summer by teaching sewing! This will allow our #AJGirls an opportunity to learn a viable, new skill set for their future homes and it can also turn into an income generation opportunity in the future. We are looking to raise $500 for a commercial sewing machine for our AJ […]

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Broadening our Life skills!

Life skill is one of Addis Jemari’s five core values. Each of our #AJGirls are taught the importance of their culture through cooking traditional Ethiopian foods, such as injera, as well as taught how to host and prepare a traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony. Our staff also teaches the benefits of time management and the importance of health […]

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Grateful for your in-kind donation!

Thank you to the Junior Woman’s Club of Raleigh for collecting hygiene products and first-aid items and putting together bags for Addis Jemari! We are so grateful for you and your continued support. These items will be used in our AJ programs and also delivered to our partnering ministries. #bettertogether #LoveBig #GiveBack #AJFamily

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Charlie’s Heart Event!

One of our amazing partners, Charlie’s Heart Foundation, is hosting an event to celebrate the launch of their foundation tomorrow in Charlotte, NC. If you are in the area, we would love for you to stop by, support them, and learn more about their mission! #BetterTogether  

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In Honor of God!

“Each of you has been blessed with one of God’s many wonderful gifts to be used in the service of others. So use your gift well. If you have the gift of speaking, preach God’s message. If you have the gift of helping others, do it with the strength that God supplies. Everything should be […]

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Encouraging our girls!

Addis Jemari not only supports our #AJGirls, but also the community in which they live. That’s why community involvement is one of our five core values. We want our #AJGirls to actively learn this value and develop as leaders in their community. Over summer break, our girls and staff volunteer at feeding kitchens around Addis Ababa, […]

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