Project HOPEFUL, talks, and goats!

Greg (Awassa Director)  writes about one of the days of the October trip— More to come soon!

As we arrived in Hawasssa Zuria many of the area’s FIG sponsored awaited us and greeted us with warm smiles, hugs and great excitement!  We exchanged hugs, handshakes and greetings and talked  for a few minutes while the […]

By admin|November 9th, 2015|Awassa, Ethiopia, FIG Awassa|0 Comments|

HOPE+ Sisterhood Stories!

Each morning after breakfast, we set off with our trusted driver, Danny, to the neighborhood of the sisters who are expecting us.  We visited four sisters today who all live near to each other and seem to have developed a special bond since being in the program together.  Four sisters stories might take a […]

By admin|November 7th, 2015|Ethiopia, HOPE+ Sisterhood|0 Comments|

November HOPE + Sisterhood Ethiopia Trip Guest Report: Day Two

Day one and two on the ground with Project Hopeful has been a whirlwind!  Nancy and Debbie are the fearless leaders of the Hope+Sisterhood program. They collect donations year-round, storing things in basements and closets until they are emptied out every six months for a trip to Ethiopia.

They also are the link between the […]

By admin|November 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Ethiopia Hope+Sisterhood Needs You!



There is no Momma who dreams about her child crying from hunger.  No momma hopes that someday she will die before her children become adults.  I’ve never heard a mother whisper prayers over her children asking God to help them find their way into slavery.

No. A Momma’s heart beats out a single note for […]

By admin|November 3rd, 2015|Ethiopia, HOPE+ Sisterhood|0 Comments|

Help bring clean water to Ethiopia!

UPDATE:  $1925 $1505 needed! Donate here today!
We are really excited to begin our next water project in  Ethiopia!!
This one will be in Hula Woreda.  The June 2015 team was able to visit the site recently and meet with the local government officers about the water project.

The “hole” where the water gathers.  The spring water is […]

By admin|September 29th, 2015|Awassa, Ethiopia|0 Comments|

“Just call me ferenji” and “habesha” shirt pre-order!

Preorder until Aug 22 only!
Kid shirts are $20 and adults are $25.

Just add up the amount and place it in the box and put what sizes/shirts you need in the comment section that will appear as you check out. (Make sure your address and email is correct on the info!!) This will save people […]