The Difference a Bit of Caring Makes – Melkam and Kalkidan

EHE’s intervention that was made possible through family sponsorships has made a great difference in the life of Melkam and her daughter Kalkidan. The Kore’ slum can be a difficult place to live.  Tight conditions.  Small muddy paths.  Rocky terrain.  Main Streets busy with pedestrians and cars.   It can make navigating with a child challenging. Now imagine doing it blind with a 3 year old?  That was Melkam’s situation when she… Read More

The Difference a Bit of Caring Makes – Chekolech, Yabsira and Manaye

What a difference you are making through family sponsorships for families such as Chekolech and her children Yabsira and Maniye. When Chekolech came to EHE in the Fall of 2015 she and her family were literally starving.  She was working in the Koshe Garbage Dump and taking both of her children with her.  Every day they were all exposed to extreme toxins in the smoke and fire.  And they had the marks… Read More

The Difference a Bit of Caring Makes – Sentayehu and Edelawit

What a difference you are making through family sponsorships for families such as Sentayehu and her daughter Edelawit. When Sentayehu came to EHE in the Fall of 2015 she was very discouraged.  While she was educated to Grade 9, as a young mother she had no options.  She was trying to do some work with Edelawit with her, but it meant that she could not make enough money to provide.  She was relying… Read More