“I wish for my community – especially girls – to stay in their country.”
– Sewnet, 13, Ethiopia
“I think it is important that women have opportunities like this. It starts from coming together as a group. Besides the financial benefits, it helps us to break the beliefs and attitudes that women should stay at home and serve the needs of others.”
– Zenebech, Ethiopia
“Since we received the water pump, my crop yields have doubled! I’ve even been able to grow new vegetables like chili peppers and cabbage to sell so I can boost my income.”
– TSION, ETHIOPIA
“My dream is to see my children become successful in their education. For this, I will do my best.”
This is the mother’s promise that Yeshi, a mother of two living in Ethiopia, has made for her children. See how she’s keeping her promise.
Dino’s garden shop is blossoming today, but it almost never got off the ground. Thanks to Canadian support, his garden business is giving his children a chance to bloom.
Zeyneba and Hassen are a team. They’ve built a successful family farm and a loving home – and they spread the love to their whole community in Ethiopia.