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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Grateful to Junior Woman’s Club of Raleigh!

A few months ago, the Junior Woman’s Club of Raleigh delivered hygiene products and first-aid items they collected as a group to Addis Jemari, and we were so grateful! These items have now been delivered to AJ’s partnering ministries in Ethiopia and will be a blessing to many. Thank you Junior Woman’s Club for your […]

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The Book of Luke

The AJ Girls have recently been studying the book of Luke in the Bible. In chapter 15, they read Jesus’ parable about the lost sheep. Jesus has a heart for the lost. He told this parable to the Pharisees because they did not understand why Jesus spent time with sinners. The Pharisees felt Jesus should […]

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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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AJ Juniors from South Carolina Make a Huge Impact

These amazing girls from South Carolina, Lydia, Marlee, and Alex, just raised $678.50 today at their #AJJuniors bake sale! All proceeds went to the Addis Jemari Summer Enrichment Program, and the money they raised today will help pay for the summer classes of our #AJGirls, as well as a summer enrichment trip. We are blessed beyond measure!  ❤ […]

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Summer Kick-off FEP!

Our Executive Director Cindy Douglass is headed to Ethiopia for the summer to kick-off our new Family Empowerment Program, spend time in the #AJHome with the #AJGirls and staff, oversee summer enrichment classes, and much, much more! We are asking for your help this summer, #AJChampions! Check out her prayer requests and challenge in a video taken just before she […]

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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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EXCITING NEWS!

Exciting news from AJ…we are launching our new Family Empowerment Program (FEP) THIS SUMMER! Through our Family Empowerment Program, AJ will work directly with families living in impoverished conditions, who are struggling to fulfill daily needs. AJ will focus on supporting families economically, emotionally, and spiritually, with the goal of keeping the family unit together. […]

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Summer boredom buster!

School’s out for summer! Need a summer boredom buster? Looking for ways to get your kids more involved in community service? We invite your kids to join in our #AJJuniors Summer Empowerment Project. This project gives our kids here in the US a chance to #LoveBig too! We are inviting our youngest #AJFamily members to host lemonade stands, sell cookies, or […]

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