Where We Work
The weather throughout much of the country is ideal with daytime temperatures ranging from 70 to 80 degrees. The primary rainy season extends from May until September but long periods of sunshine are experienced even during these months. The coffee plant and its uses were discovered in Ethiopia and today it is the country's most valuable export followed by hides and skins and a rapidly growing cut flower industry. Approximately 90% of the population makes their living through agriculture. In Amharic the ...
What We Need
It is our intention to fund four or five spring improvement projects per year. This would mean that between two to four thousand more Ethiopians would have access to clean water each year and would no longer be subjected to disease, sickness, and deaths associated with contaminated drinking water.