Honor Your Mom while helping a Mom this Mothers Day

Honor Mom. Help a Mom. This Mother’s Day, May 13,  you can make a difference in the life of a Mom in Ethiopia while also Honoring your Mom.  Embracing Hope works to keep the poorest of the poor Moms together with their kids in Ethiopia through holistic, Jesus-centered solutions.   By giving a gift in honor of your Mom this Mothers Day, you are helping us keep families together while we share… Read More

Sipara’s Story: Ashes to Joy.

Sipara* grew up in a rural part of  Ethiopia.  As a little girl she used to make traditional baskets from grass.  However, one day her hand slipped as she was making a basket, and she accidentally punctured her left eye with the needle.  This accident left her blind in one eye and led to her no longer being able to continue in school, so she dropped out. A few years later, Sipara’s… Read More

From Young and Desperate to a Graduate and employed.

In October, 2011 our Staff first met Mulu* and her daughter while we were adding new families in need. When Embracing Hope staff visited Mulu’s home, they found that she, her Mother and her daughter were all living in one small mud room that was built over the toilet hole. The toilet was overflowing all over the place making it a filthy and desperate place. They were living in this kind of… Read More