Kidus’ Mom is originally from Gonder in the Amhara Region. She is 32 years old and attended school through Grade 6. She is working as a daily laborer which provides her an income of 600 ETB ($26) per month. She does not pay house rent because she is living in her own house. She has an illness that impacts her ability to work . Because of her health status, she receives extra support from Embracing Hope monthly.
Kidus is attending the Embracing Hope Kindergarten. He hopes to drive cars when he grows up. His favorite food is pasta. He does well at helping his mother and his favorite subject is Math.