In honor of the day!

#SpeakUpForServiceDay was established to recognize the importance of telling others about the need for young people to be actively involved in community service. In honor of this day, Addis Jemari would like to give a big THANK YOU to our fantastic group of #AJJuniors. You all have worked hard for AJ in surprising and creative […]

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Meet Aboneh

Meet our Ethiopian board secretary Aboneh W/Mariam! Abnoneh lives in Addis Ababa and is a recent newlywed. He attended Arba Minch University and earned a B.A in Economics. Upon his graduation he worked for three years for the Ethiopian Revenues and Customs Authority and currently works for Bunna International Bank S.C. He is happy to […]

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Celebrate volunteerism

#MakeADifferenceDay celebrates volunteerism and improving the lives of others. Do what you can to make a difference! We’d love you to join our volunteer team at Addis Jemari! Reach out to us at info@adddisjemari.org and we will get you plugged in today! #AJFamily #LoveBig #GiveBack #AJVolunteersRock

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How about hosting pre-christmas party?

Only eight more Fridays until Christmas!!! Have you considered hosting an Addis Jemari handmade and fair trade product party at your home, church or organization? Every item that we sell is made by the hands of skilled artisans in Ethiopia and benefits our mission to end generational poverty! We only have two more spots left […]

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As any parent would do for their children!

Life skills are one of our five core values at Addis Jemari. We believe in the importance of teaching our girls skills that will help them succeed in all aspects of their life. From learning how to make injera, a staple food in Ethiopia, to learning how to budget their time wisely, it is our […]

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Chairperson for our in-country board

Just as we have a board of directors here in the United States, we also have a board in Ethiopia. We can’t wait to introduce them to you! First up, meet Fekadu Fereje, the chairperson for our in-country board. Fekadu was born in Southwest Ethiopia in 1951 and has been married for 37 years. He […]

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Save the date!

#GivingTuesday on November 27, 2018. For the third year in a row, Addis Jemari will join this movement, along with many other organizations around the world. There are many different ways you can come alongside us on Giving Tuesday. We are looking for prayer partners, monthly sponsors, one-time gift-givers, volunteers, shoppers in our AJ Marketplace […]

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Amazon Wishlist

We love Amazon just as much as you all do! Next time you are out there adding to your carts if you’d like to help us out in a tangible way we have some items on our wishlist that would be beneficial to our #AJHouse in Ethiopia. All you have to do is go to […]

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Stop by and say hi!

We are so excited for the Junior League of Raleigh’s “It’s a Shopping Spree!” Here’s a sneak peak at our space- Booth 334! #PurchasewithaPurpose #AJMarketplace  

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AJ Marketplace

Go check out our AJ Marketplace social media accounts where you can learn more about our handmade and fair trade division of Addis Jemari that helps fund our ministry! Facebook- @AddisJemariMarketplace Instagram- ajmarketplace…  

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