Wegene Ethiopian Foundation


Tadias Photos: Wegene Ethiopian Foundation Gala

New York (TADIAS) — Wegene Ethiopian Foundation (WEF) celebrated its 15th anniversary this past weekend at a gala held in Falls Church, Virginia.

The U.S.-based non-profit, which was founded in 2000 by a group of friends in the Washington, D.C. area, provides economic assistance to impoverished households in Ethiopia. The organization also runs a kids club that raises funds through “bake sales, movie nights, crafting, and various other activities in order to create awareness and reach out to Ethiopian American youth.”

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