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Save the Date for Our Annual Benefit

Mark your calendars! Our annual Seeds of Africa benefit will be on November 15, 2017 at the beautiful Canoe Studies in NYC. Stay tuned for more details, and don't forget to spread the word.

Kalkidan Abebe

Meet Kalkidan. This rambunctious eight year old is an upper kindergartner at Seeds of Africa. Her favorite classes are science and english. She loves school so much, her role models are actually her teachers! If Kalkidan could be any animal, it would be a powerful lion. Her mother brews beer, and her father is a [...]

The Teaching Opportunity of a Lifetime

Are you interested in teaching? Are you fluent in English? Are you looking for the opportunity of a lifetime? Seeds of Africa is searching for Ethiopian or Ethiopian in the Diaspora volunteers for our English immersion program in Ethiopia this summer. Anyone interested can email us at Info@seedsofafrica.org. Please refer the job description below to see [...]

Mahider Yetishewa

Meet Mahider Yetishewa, a kindergartener with a contagious smile. When she grows up, she wants to be a doctor, but for now you can find her playing her favorite game at recess, Jumping Rope. Her mother, Konjit Dinku, works as a chef. Mahider loves to eat her mother’s cooking, especially when she makes Shiro, a [...]

Yosef Abdea

Meet Yosef Abdea. This mighty kindergartener is four years old. He’s fierce like a lion, his favorite animal. His mother, Yemata Shiferaw bakes and sells injera. Injera is the spongy, delicious flatbread that is commonly served alongside Ethiopian cuisine. His father, Abdea Motuma, works at a Bajaj wash. The Bajaj is a three-wheeled vehicle that [...]

THANK YOU – 2016

Thank you for your support in 2016! We are grateful for your incredible generosity. Because of you, we have served almost 200 students and over 150 Mothers through our Seeding Education and Sowing Communityprograms in 2016. Seeding Education program currently operates two schools in Adama, Ethiopia that serve almost 200 Students in Kindergarten and Elementary School. In addition to free, high quality education, our students [...]

BONNE New York – Fashion & Philanthropy Celebrate Seeds of Africa Foundation

Our wonderful friends at BONNE New York, wrote this amazing piece featuring our most recent event in NYC! Check it out! https://bonneny.com/fashion-philanthropy-celebrate-seeds-of-africa-foundation

NYC Annual Benefit – THANK YOU!

We want to thank all of our friends and supporters for joining us in New York for our Annual Benefit and helping us raise over $75,000!! The event was held at Canoe studios and consisted of speakers such as Founder Atti Worku, Event Co-chair Sarah Simmons, and Seeds long time supporter Alex Soros. We all [...]

I AM A SEED

I AM A SEED. YOU ARE A SEED. TOGETHER, WE ARE SEED OF AFRICA.    We are excited to announce the launch of our new program, I AM A SEED. This program allows everyone to be involved in Seeds of Africa and build intentional relationships with our students in Ethiopia. By becoming a “SEED” you give $10 per month that provides quality [...]

LL Cool J and Blaine Halvorson Support our 1st Event in LA!

Thank you from Seeds of Africa! Dave Wirtchafter, Atti Worku, LL Cool J, Jackie Levine, Kevin Shivers, Anthony Worku We would like to our co-hosts Jackie Levine, Dave Wirtschafter, and Kevin Shivers. We cannot thank Blaine Halvorson from MadeWorn enough for donating his incredible space for the evening. Special thanks to LL Cool J for joining us and supporting our work. Check out the photos here   [...]

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