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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AJ Field Trip: Entoto Mountain

July 30, 2017- We took the #AJGirls out for a cultural experience on Entoto Mountain, the highest peak in Addis Ababa. We toured the beautiful Entoto Maryam church and King Menilik’s palace, and took in the gorgeous mountain views and fresh air. It was a good day! ❤️ #fieldtrip #AJFamily#CharliesHeartFoundation #sisters  

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Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen

July 28, 2017- AJ Girls had a great time cooking dinner with the ladies from Charlies Heart Foundation. The ladies taught our girls cooking skills, such as meal prep and knife safety. The girls had a ball, and the meal was delicious! #aj5corevalues #lifeskills#AJFamily                          

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Hope for Korah- One of our Partnering Ministries

July 27, 2017- Our friends from Charlies Hear Foundation served alongside us at a feeding center in Korah. Each day, more than 200 children receive a Berta Pancake full of nutrients and chai tea to help sustain them throughout their day. Hope for Korah is an amazing partnering ministry of ours that our AJ Family absolutely […]

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Charlie’s Heart Foundation Visits Addis Jemari

July 26, 2017- We had two special ladies with us in Ethiopia from Charlies Heart Foundation for one week. They were with us to learn more about the mission of Addis Jemari and serve in whatever way is needed. On their first day at the AJ house, Charlie’s Heart Foundation packed medial supply bags for the […]

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