Happy National Love your Pet day!

A house is not a home without…a dog! We strive to provide a family home environment at the #AJHouse, so naturally, we have a dog too! Check out how big Lucky has grown over the years! Happy National Love your Pet day! We would love to see pictures of your pets, too! Add them below. […]

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Multiple ways

Addis Jemari has multiple ways for you to support our program! One of those ways is through purchasing items from our Amazon Wishlist for our #AJStaff in Ethiopia. We have recently added a Canon PowerShot Camera to our wish list. This camera will be used by our Family Empowerment Coordinator to help our staff here […]

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Join us in country one day

Discover all of the culture and beauty Addis Ababa has to offer. Our #AJGirls and staff love having people visit, giving them the opportunity to share their culture with us and vice versa. This video was shot during an evening out with our recent mission team and our AJ Ethiopian board. This is some cultural […]

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Generosity spreads like wildfire!

Thank you to all of the friends and family who helped the ladies from South Carolina refill our shelves in January with the much-needed vitamins, protein powder, maxi pads and other supplies. These supplies not only support our #AJGirls and our Family Empowerment Program beneficiaries, but also partnering ministries we support in the Addis Ababa […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Volunteer training coordinator, Lydia Johnson

We have recently expanded upon our Financial Literacy education, which is one of our five core values. While in Ethiopia earlier this month, our volunteer training coordinator, Lydia Johnson, did a fantastic job rolling out the first four modules of our seven-lesson curriculum to both our AJ Girls and our AJ staff. Since our curriculum […]

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On this Sunday morning!

Here is a prayer for us all on this Sunday morning. We thank you all for blessing Addis Jemari with your many talents, treasures, and gifts. #AJFamily #BetterTogether #WelovebecauseHefirstlovedus

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Pray that much is accomplished

A small mission team is heading over to Ethiopia to work in the AJ Home, spend time with and love on our AJ girls and AJ staff, roll out new financial literacy curriculum, and also work in our new Family Empowerment Program! Pray that much is accomplished and that God will be honored this week! […]

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Meet Minassie…

We are excited to announce we have hired our Family Empowerment Program (FEP) coordinator, Minassie Tekle. Minassie comes to us highly regarded with more than eight years of experience in NGOs (non-governmental organizations), which are what non-profits are called in Ethiopia. Minassie is responsible for the day-to-day program activities of our FEP program that addresses […]

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