Yonatan’s Mom is originally from Wollo in the Amhara Region. She is 27 years old and attended school through Grade 8. Yonatan’s father abandoned the family, leaving Mom alone to care for Yonatan. Currently Mom is working as a cleaner for an income of 1200 ETB ($52)per month. Her rent is 700 ETB. She has been able to save money over the past few months. She suffers from asthma, but is continuing to work.
Yonatan attends the Embracing Hope School. He hopes to drive cars when he grows up. He likes eating rice and eggs. His favorite things to play with are the toy cars.