Children for Children

August 12, 2017- The kiddos of one of Addis Jemari’s co-founders, Suzanne Ward, are hard at work today for AJ. They’ve been making cookies and selling them, with all proceeds going to Addis Jemari! ❤️ The best part? They surprised their mom with the bake sale (with dad’s help, of course!) #AJFamily#ItTakesaVillage –           […]

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Updates on Patio Project

August 11,2017- Addis Jemari Board member Tracey Craven and the #AJGirlsand #AJStaff have been hard at work all week on the #AJPatioProject. It’s been a true bonding experience and we can’t wait to see the final outcome! Stay tuned for the #AJBigReveal!                 

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AJ Patio Project

August 8, 2017- Our wonderful board member, Tracey Craven, took on our #AJPatioProject like a boss! We can’t wait to show you all the steps along the way, leading up to the #AJBigReveal! And the #AJGirlsare having a blast this week helping out! Thank you to all the donors who gave towards the #AJPatioProject #AJFamily #viewsandsunsets #serenity #placetopray

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AJ is with Tracy Craven

August 7, 2017- Addis Jemari board member Tracey Craven is spending time with the AJ girls this week in Ethiopia. So far, Tracey has taken the #AJGirlsto Shamida Orphanage to volunteer, to the Fistula Hospital to learn about this important ministry, as well as many fun AJ family activities, and now they are working on a […]

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Host AJ house party

August 6, 2017- Thank you to Melinda Walker for hosting an Addis Jemari house party last night! It was an excellent time to show off our new inventory of gorgeous leather bags, jewelry, scarves, baskets, coffee and more, all handmade in Ethiopia! But more importantly, we got to share the heart behind Addis Jemari. ❤️ It […]

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Bestselling earrings

August 4, 2017- Just back in stock upon our return from Ethiopia- two of our bestselling earrings! Limited quantities, so buy fast! Remember, 100 percent of all profits from our handmade and fair trade jewelry goes straight back into our ministry! #PurchasewithaPurpose http://addisjemari.org/product-category/earrings/                 

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Wishlist Wednesday

August 2, 2017- It’s Wishlist Wednesday! Our AJ girls’ bookbags became very worn last year because of the dust and mud that is so prevalent in Addis Ababa. They had to wash their bookbags quite often, and now the bags are showing major wear and tear. We have selected heavy duty black bookbags (which will […]

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600 AJ Likes

August 2, 2017- Drum roll, please….we reached 600 likes this month! AMAZING! Thanks for liking and supporting the Addis Jemari Facebook page. Our goal is to get to 1,000 likes by the end of 2017, so we can share with others how we encourage, educate, and empower once orphaned and vulnerable teenage girls in Ethiopia. […]

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Quilt of Many Colors

August 1, 2017- At our One Year AJ Celebration, all of our #AJChampions were invited to decorate a fabric square with an uplifting prayer, Bible verse or message to our girls and staff. Thanks to our wonderful supporter, Jeannine Ogden, the squares were made into a beautiful quilt banner that now proudly hangs in our #AJHouse. It is […]

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A Word from Charlie’s Heart Foundation

July 30,2017- A word from Rebecca Sutphin Holt of Charlie’s Heart Foundation:”This week I had the opportunity to live and learn from these four amazing girls. They are smart, fearless, and beautiful from the inside out, and Addis Jemari has given them the support they need to shine. Thank you AJ girls for sharing your […]

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