Dawit’s Mom is originally from Gojam in the Amhara Region. She is 26 years old and attended school through 3rd Grade, leaving her with limited employment options. She currently is making a living by cleaning and washing clothes. She makes 900 ETB ($39) a month. She has free housing in a guard shack. Dawit was born as a result of a very difficult situation, however Mom shares so much love with him and he brings her great joy.
Dawit attends the Embracing Hope Kindergarten and is healthy and active. His favorite food is injera. He enjoys learning Amharic.