Kidus’ Grandmother is the primary caregiver for Kidus while Kidus’ mother still provides some income for the family in her work outside of Ethiopia. Grandma is almost 50 years old and is considered to be too old culturally to work physical labor jobs. Contributing to this is the fact that she is illiterate. 5 family members live in a small room that they pay 700 ETB ($32) per month in rent for. Your support means Kidus’ attends school and his family is preserved with his Grandmother.
Kidus attends the Embracing Hope School. hisfavorite subject is reading and he loves pasta! When he grows up, he wants to be a pilot.