October 4- Save the Date!

Hey #AJFamily! Save the date! Addis Jemari will be hosting “A Night of New Beginnings” on Thursday, October 4. Come hang out with us at Loading Dock Raleigh, enjoy some delicious food and cocktails, learn more about AJ, our home, our amazing girls and staff, and our new Family Empowerment Program. It’s a night you don’t […]

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Ameseginalehu (Thank You)!

Our AJ girls and staff would like to say a great BIG Ameseginalehu (Thank You) to our #AJFamily and friends. Our 2018 Summer Enrichment trip to Bahir Dar was an amazing trip for us all. It was full of family, laughter and love. It was a time of to be seen and heard, a time of food […]

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Summer Enrichment Trip- Follow Along on our Journey!

Enrichment is the action of improving or enhancing the quality or value of something. The #AJGirls and staff will be doing just that as we travel to Bahir Dar later this summer on an enrichment trip. Bahir Dar is in the Northern part of Ethiopia. It is a beautiful city filled with much history and culture. You […]

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An Family Empowerment Program Update

We have secured the target area with the Ethiopian government for our Family Empowerment Program (FEP) that we are launching this summer! Addis Ababa is broken up into 10 sub-cites and the government identifies needs in those individual sub-cities. We are happy to report we will be working in one of the largest sub-cities in […]

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Meet Leila Shikur

We are pleased to have Leila Shikur join our AJ staff in Ethiopia as our current social worker! She was born in Nazareth, which is south of Addis Ababa. She enjoys helping others and seeing them rise to their potential. Leila obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Adama University in 2007 and her […]

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AJ partners with Charlie’s Heart Foundation (CHF)

Addis Jemari is excited to announce that we have partnered with Charlie’s Heart Foundation (CHF). Charlie’s Heart Foundation’s mission is to enhance the lives of children and families in areas of need through sustainable living, financial and health education to ultimately ensure they are prepared for their lives ahead. Their mission aligned perfectly with what Addis […]

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AJ T-shirt logo contest

Hey #AJFamily! It’s time to design our 2018 AJ T-Shirt and we would LOVE your help! We are holding our first ever AJ T-shirt contest. So gather up your art supplies, enlist the help of your creative friends and family, or just relax and enjoy the process of creativity all on your own. This is also […]

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Matching donation

We have BIG NEWS! A donor has stepped forward and said they will do a matching grant, up to $10,000, between NOW and midnight on Giving Tuesday (November 28.) We are over the moon…praise God! As you and your family decide which organizations will be part of your end of year giving, we hope you […]

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Do you know we have Mission Trips!

Did you know Addis Jemari has a missions trip program? You could travel with us to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to see for yourself why our hearts have been pulled to this region of the world. There is no shortage of work to do in the Addis Jemari home and with our partnering ministries. To learn […]

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