Bole Bulbula CarePoint

Bole Bulbula is located in Bole Sub City, on the north-eastern side of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital city.

Most of the children attend government schools, though there are some families who do not have the means to send their children to school. The majority of the Bole community has migrated from other regions across Ethiopia. Most community members work in construction, building cobblestone, cleaning homes, washing clothes, and baking injera.

The average daily income does not cover the needed daily consumption of food. Because of this, many suffer from malnutrition. Additionally, cost of living is high, and many families live together with other families transitionally.

With the partnership of the Koelle Jech Connect Community, the children at Bole Bulbula CarePoint have the opportunity to grow physically, spiritually, and emotionally while the Koelle Jech Connect Community also experiences positive transformation!

The HopeChest Team Supporting Bole Bulbula

Milkias (Mickey) Taye Gutema
Country Director

Kimberly Woolridge
Community Partnership Manager

Koelle and Alex Jech
HopeChest Partnership Leader

Empower a Child at Bole Bulbula

Empowering a child is one of the most personal ways that you can make an impact on global poverty. It is more than providing for their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs. When you sponsor a child, you build a relationship that shows that child they are valuable, worth loving, and worth investing in.

Your sponsorship is the starting point of a journey that equips vulnerable children, their families, and their communities to create sustainable transformation. When you sponsor a child with HopeChest, you are not just supporting one child — you are helping transform entire communities.

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Dana Owens / March 8, 2020

Happy International Women’s Day! This year we are highlighting Ayni, who leads I Care for the Nation CarePoint in Ethiopia. Ayni has fiercely followed the calling that God placed on her heart to liberate women and families from domestic violence, despite facing incredible amounts of opposition.

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