Wegene Ethiopian Foundation

 

My Experience tutoring Wegene’s youth

My Experience tutoring Wegene’s youth

by Myriam Alazar
I went to visit Ethiopia with my family this last summer of 2016. We visited different historical places in Ethiopia and had a great experience. What made my trip exceptional this year is the experience and satisfaction I got from tutoring the Wegene kids, for part of

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The Samuel family

The Samuel family

From Yewebdar Tadease
Our family had a personal connection with some of Wegene families at their houses and at the Wegene’s tutor center in Addis Ababa. We had a touching experience when we visited the family of Amelwork (who lives at Tore Hayloch Sefer, see picture) where the mother is

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SEEING is BELIEVING

SEEING is BELIEVING

by Meskerem Assegued

About a year and a half ago, as my sister Mimi (Kidest Assegued) was cooking dinner in her the kitchen of her house in DC, she said “Meski, you have to know that my childhood friends from high school are changing lives in Ethiopia. They have

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1st Field Day was a Success!

1st Field Day was a Success!

On August 20, 2016, the Wegene Youth Club hosted our very first annual Field Day, and we had a blast! Teams competed in games like water balloon tosses, potato sack races, cup stacking and more. Thank you very much to everyone that helped organize

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Eyerusalem’s Update

Eyerusalem’s Update

Growing up homeless with a dysfunctional family is difficult, but Eyerusalem has beat all the odds. She has overcome multiple obstacles, worked hard, and didn’t let her overwhelming problems get to her. She has always held her head high and has never let anyone put her or her brother down.

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