Nahom’s Mom is a 32 year old single mother. She has a daughter who is older in addition to Nahom. She was illiterate but now attends EH Literacy Classes. Mom has increased her income doing petty trading to 2,000 ETB ($85) per month since coming into Embracing Hope. She must pay 1,000 ETB in rent per month, leaving little for purchase of food and other living expenses.
Nahom attends the Embracing Hope School where he is thriving. He hopes to be a doctor one day. His favorite subject is English and he likes reading story books.