In honor of my own mom, I want to share a personal story with each of you on this special day. Growing up, my mother was always my biggest advocate, pushing me to be my very best and sacrificing herself so that I could have the opportunities she didn’t. Through her love, hard work and [...]
How amazing would it be to honor your mom this Mother's Day by giving a gift in her name and empowering a mother of one of our students? Here is how it works: Select an amount below and complete the online donation form. Email email@example.com and let us know you have given in honor of your mom. We will email [...]
Dear Seeds Family, Last month I returned to Ethiopia to see our programs in action. I visited our school, engaged with our students and met with her. We all have a her in our lives, she’s a mother, an aunt, a grandmother, women who sacrifice themselves so that we can have the best and be the best! [...]
http://youtu.be/oSadF18NK0A Over the past few weeks we have been on the ground in Ethiopia and have some amazing videos to share! Hope you enjoy and join our #BelieveInHer campaign to support more women in our program. $25 – ONE month of food supplies for a family at Seeds of Africa. $50 – ONE Seeds of Africa Literacy Course for [...]
In honor of Women's History Month, we invite you to join in our #BelieveInHer campaign over the next 30 days. Our goal is to raise $5,000 to invest in the women of our community. $25 - ONE month of food supplies for a family at Seeds of Africa. Your gift provides lentils, grain, butter, soap, and oil [...]
Dear Seeds Family, As many of you are aware, we have suffered a tremendous loss with the passing of Ato Bekele. Bekele was our beloved Headmaster who helped grow Seeds through his wealth of experience, passion, and belief in ensuring that all children in Adama can receive a quality education. In lieu of a [...]
As the end of the 2015 draws near, we want to thank each of you for supporting Seeds! Please consider us for your End of Year giving! A few months ago, we asked four year old Hawi, one of our Kindergarten Students, what she learned in school. Without hesitation, she confidently began singing the ABCs, an embodiment of our [...]
Audre Rae Krull, an American photographer, brought cameras and used them to teach our students how to observe the world around them and capture it on film. She also took beautiful photos of Adama and the Take-Root Center that have since been exhibited in Chicago, Madison, on our website and may soon be exhibited in [...]
2013, François Girard Garci, a French violinist worked with Luthiers sans Frontières (“Violins without Borders”) to have child-sized violins donated. He provided violin lessons and performed for our students.
Luke Bassuener, an elementary school art teacher and returned peace corps volunteer, from Madison, Wisconsin, captured students' music and made music videos. Luke worked at a high school in Ghana and created a music video with students as part of a music collective.