Abenezer Children's Home - Investing in Lives
 Meet the Children!
 
 
Senait Tolosa, age 4.
Senait's parents died of HIV/AIDS.
Senait's Message:  "Thank You, and God Bless."
Senait Tolosa, age 4.
Senait's parents died of HIV/AIDS.
Senait's Message: "Thank You, and God Bless."
Senait started living with her grandmother after the death of her parents. She helps her grandmother by preparing coffee and cleaning the house. Senait's favorite pet is a goat, her favorite color is white, sport is running. Senait occasionally suffers from stomach aches. Senait enjoys playing with her friends in her free time and plans to become a doctor in the future.
Marta Boky, age 4.
Marta's father died and her mother abandoned her.
Marta Boky, age 4.
Marta's father died and her mother abandoned her.
Marta and her two brothers live with their grandmother, who supports the household through her pension. Her favorite animals are goats and sheep, her favorite color is blue, and her favorite sport is football. Marta is healthy and likes playing with friends in her free time.
Kuyu Boja, age 5.
Kuyu's father died of TB.
Kuyu Boja, age 5.
Kuyu's father died of TB.
Kuyu lives with her mother and two siblings. Her mother supports the household by selling onions. Kuyu's favorite pet is a hen, her favorite color is yellow, sport is running, and hobby is playing with friends. Kuyu suffers from daily stomach aches. She likes to play in her free time.
Almaz Bekele, age 5.
Almaz lost her mother to unknown sickness.
Almaz's Message:  "Thank You!"
Almaz Bekele, age 5.
Almaz lost her mother to unknown sickness.
Almaz's Message: "Thank You!"
Almaz and her sister live with their grandmother, who supports the family through her pension. Almaz helps the family by cleaning and cooking. Her favorite pet is a sheep, color is black, sport is running, and hobby is cooking. Almaz suffers from headaches. In her free time, she likes to help her family and wants to become a doctor when she grows up.
Omar Ketema, age 5.
TB has taken the lives of both of Omar's parents.
Omar Ketema, age 5.
TB has taken the lives of both of Omar's parents.
Omar and his sister live with their grandparents, who support the household by selling local food to the neighborhood. His favorite pet is a goat, his favorite color is yellow, and his favorite sport is football. Omar is healthy and likes to play in his free time.
Henock Yadetey, age 6.
Henock was abandoned by his mother after the death of his father to unknown health reason.
Henock's Message:  "Thank You".
Henock Yadetey, age 6.
Henock was abandoned by his mother after the death of his father to unknown health reason.
Henock's Message: "Thank You".
Henock lives with his grandmother who supports the family by selling homemade drinks. Henock's favorite pet is a goat, his favorite color is red, his favorite sport is football, and his hobby is preparing Ethiopian Coffee. Henock helps his grandmother by cleaning the house. He occasionally suffers from stomach aches and eye problems. In his free time, Henock likes to play with his friends and he wants to become a teacher when he grows up.
Yazew Abebe, age 6.
Yazew lost both of his parents to HIV/AIDS.
Yazew's Message:  "Thank You!"
Yazew Abebe, age 6.
Yazew lost both of his parents to HIV/AIDS.
Yazew's Message: "Thank You!"
Yazew currently lives with his aunt, who supports their household by selling homemade drink. Yezew helps his aunt with household chores. His favorite pet is sheep, color is black, sport is running, and hobby is looking after animals. Yazew occasionally suffers from stomach aches. Yazew likes to play with his friends in his spare time, and wants to become a doctor when he grows up.
Wassiyun Bekele, age 6, grade K.
Wassiyun lost both his parents to HIV/AIDS.
Wassiyun Bekele, age 6, grade K.
Wassiyun lost both his parents to HIV/AIDS.
Wassiyun and his three siblings live with their grandparents. His grandfather is the local carpenter and he supports the family. Wassiyun's favorite subject is Oromiffa, pet is cows, color is red, sport is hide and seek, and hobby is running. Wassiyun is healthy and likes to play with his friends in his free time. He wants to become a teacher when he grows up.
Samuel Tesema, age 7, grade K.
Samuel's Message:  "Thanks for supporting us, God Bless you all!"
Samuel Tesema, age 7, grade K.
Samuel's Message: "Thanks for supporting us, God Bless you all!"
Samuel lives with his mother and sister. His mother supports the family by selling homemade drinks to the neighborhood. Samuel helps out his family by looking after cattle. His favorite subject is Alphabets, favorite pet is cattle, color is red, sport is running, and his hobby is running. Samuel suffers from regular stomach aches. He enjoys playing with his friends in his free time and wants to be a doctor when he grows up.
Tamrat Lema, age 8, grade 1.
Tamrat's father passed away due to an unknown health complication.
Tamrat Lema, age 8, grade 1.
Tamrat's father passed away due to an unknown health complication.
Tamrat lives with his mother.She supports him by making homemade drinks to sell to the neighborhood. Tamrat helps his mother around the house and fetches water. His favorite subject is Language, favorite pet is sheep, color is blue, sport is scoccer, and hobby is studying. Tamrat has a cough. He enjoyes playing with his friends and wants to be a driver when he grows up.
Gosaye Teferi, age 9, grade 5.
Gosaye lost both of his parents due to unknown health complications.
Gosaye's Message:  "Thank you and I want to help others when I grow up."
Gosaye Teferi, age 9, grade 5.
Gosaye lost both of his parents due to unknown health complications.
Gosaye's Message: "Thank you and I want to help others when I grow up."
Gosaye, his sister, and two brothers live with their grandmother. They get help from the neighbors and relatives. Gosaye helps out around the house and fetches water. His favorite subject is math, his favorite pet is a monkey, favorite color is yellow, favorite sport is doing push ups, and his hobbies are helping out around the house. Gosaye is in good health, and he enjoys helping his grandmother. He wants to become a doctor in the future.
Gezachew Toleha,age 9, grade 5.
Gezachew's' father died of unknown health problem, and his mother died when she found out that her husband had passed away.
Gezachew's Message: "Thank you for everything and stay in contact."
Gezachew Toleha,age 9, grade 5.
Gezachew's' father died of unknown health problem, and his mother died when she found out that her husband had passed away.
Gezachew's Message: "Thank you for everything and stay in contact."
Gezachew has one sister and lives with his grandfather. His grandfather supports the household by farming, and Gezachew helps him after school by fetching water. Gezachew's favorite subject is science, his favorite pet is oxen, color is green, sport is running, and his hobbies are studying and playing. Gezachew is in good health and in his free time he likes doing house chores. Gezachew wants to become a doctor when he grows up.
Dessu Weyessa, age 9, grade 5.
Both of Dessu's parents have passed away.
Dessu's Message:  "Hello and thank you for your help."
Dessu Weyessa, age 9, grade 5.
Both of Dessu's parents have passed away.
Dessu's Message: "Hello and thank you for your help."
Dessu lives with her sister. She has seven brothers and a sister. Her sister supports the household by selling homemade drinks. Dessu helps her sister by fetching water and cleaning the house. Her favorite subject is Amharic, favorite pet is a cow, favorite color is black, sport is jumping rope, and her hobby is playing. Dessu suffers from occasional headaches. She enjoys playing with her friend in her spare time and hopes to become a doctor when she grows up.
Tsegereda Teku, age 9, grade 4.
Both of Tsegereda's parents passed away to unknown health complication.
Tsegereda Teku, age 9, grade 4.
Both of Tsegereda's parents passed away to unknown health complication.
Tsegerda has two siblings and currently lives with her grandmother, who supports the family by selling homemade drinks. Tsegereda helps around the house by preparing coffee and cleaning. All her subjects are her favorites! Her favorite pet is a cow, color is red, and sport is jumping rope. Tsegereda has no health problems and plans to become a doctor when she grows up.
Kidane Girma, age 9, grade 2.
Both of Kidane's parents died of HIV/AIDS.
Kidane's Message:  "We are seeking your help in order for us to have proper meal and education."
Kidane Girma, age 9, grade 2.
Both of Kidane's parents died of HIV/AIDS.
Kidane's Message: "We are seeking your help in order for us to have proper meal and education."
Kidane and his two sisters live with their grandparents, who support the family through their government pension. Kidane helps out by fetching water and cleaning the house. His favorite subject is English, favorite pet is a goat, color is black, sport is football, and his hobby is playing football. Kidane wants to become a driver when he grows up.
Bogaleche Bekele, age 9, grade 3.
Bogaleche lost both of her parents.
Bogaleche's Message:  "Thank You and keep in touch with us because we need your help."
Bogaleche Bekele, age 9, grade 3.
Bogaleche lost both of her parents.
Bogaleche's Message: "Thank You and keep in touch with us because we need your help."
Bogaleche lives with her aunt, who supports the household by selling local drinks and other commodities. She helps out by cleaning the house and cooking. Her favorite subject is English, favorite pet is a sheep, favorite color is green, and favorite sport is jumping rope. In her free time, she likes helping her aunt, studying and playing. Bogaleche wants to be a teacher when she grows up.
Sisay Asmera, age 9, grade 2.
Sisay lost both parents to HIV/AIDS.
Sisay's Message:  "Thank you and I hope to grow up, learn and help others".
Sisay Asmera, age 9, grade 2.
Sisay lost both parents to HIV/AIDS.
Sisay's Message: "Thank you and I hope to grow up, learn and help others".
Sisay currently lives with his aunt. His household doesn't have running water, elecftricity, or phone. Despite everything, Sisay likes going to school, playing studying, and in his free time he fetches water. His favorite subject is math, pet is a cow, color is red, sport is running, and his hobbies are studying and playing. Sisay is in good health and he has plans to become a lawyer when he grows up.
Chaletu Hunday Alemu, age 9, grade 3.
Chaletu's father died in jail and her mother died while giving birth to her.
Chaletu's Message:  "Thank you for your help."
Chaletu Hunday Alemu, age 9, grade 3.
Chaletu's father died in jail and her mother died while giving birth to her.
Chaletu's Message: "Thank you for your help."
Chaletu lives with her grandmother and three siblings. Her grandmother supports the household by selling drinks and milk to the neighborhood. Chuletu helps her grandmother by cleaning the house, preparing coffee, and fetching water from the well. Her favorite subjects are English and math, her favorite pet is sheep, color is black, and sport is jumping rope. Chuletu has ear problems. She likes playing with her friends and helping her grandmother in her free time. She wants to be a doctor when she grows up.
 
 
 
 
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