Opportunity to step back and see!

It’s not often that our Ethiopian board and some of our US board are together in the same country, but when it happens, we can feel God’s presence magnified. Getting together during our January trip to Ethiopia allowed us the opportunity to step back to see all the work God is doing within AJ, in […]

Read More
Something Special?

If you aren’t following our Addis Jemari Marketplace’s Facebook page, well…you should! #AJMarketplace is our retail division and its social media page is where you can learn about and purchase our handmade and fair trade products from Ethiopia! From now until Valentine’s Day, we are sharing each day a new product from Ethiopia. Grab your […]

Read More
We teach our Girls…

Teaching life skills will help our beneficiaries succeed in all aspects of their life. We teach our #AJGirls how to cook traditional Ethiopian food and prepare coffee in a cultural way. They also learn about their health, hygiene, time management, and other important life skills that will help them be self-sufficient when they graduate from […]

Read More
Linking your Amazon?

Please consider linking your Amazon account to #AddisJemari through Amazon Smile! Just go to https://smile.amazon.com/ch/81-2624103 and make your Amazon purchases count! Choose Addis Jemari as your Amazon Smile beneficiary and a portion of your purchases on Amazon will go directly to support our mission at AJ where we encourage, educate and empower orphaned and vulnerable […]

Read More
Still etched into our hearts

Christmas seems like ages ago, but the memories are still etched into our hearts today! The AJ Gena (Christmas) celebration on Ethiopian Christmas in January was made merry and bright by everyone who supported Addis Jemari on #GivingTuesday in November 2018. We can’t thank you enough! We have introduced the US tradition of a Secret […]

Read More
To keep up with their studies! Thank you all!

In November 2018, one of our founders, Suzanne Shoaf Ward, donated her 40th birthday to Addis Jemari. Suzanne’s goal was to raise enough money for a generator that was needed by the #AJhome, and here it is! Thank you all so much for your donations and love. This generator enables our home to keep running […]

Read More
Taco Tuesday in Ethiopia?!?!

That’s right! Our admin mission team had a lot of fun enjoying this popular US dinnertime theme at the #AJHome! #tacotuesday “The fondest memories are made when gathered around the dinner table.”

Read More