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Once again we are back in Ethiopia to continue the amazing things that God is directing us in. This will be quite an amazing mission trip as it will be the largest and most ambitious one yet. We plan to have about 50 people from different locations joining us over the next month. The newest [...]


Once again another Hopethiopia Eye Surgery clinic was held in Harbu Chulule, Ethiopia. This time Hopethiopia partnered with MMI Canada to provide excellence in the area of eye care.  3 eye surgeons joined this team, including Ethiopian specialist Dr. Asrat, along with Dr. Kenneth and Cynthia Kesty. Many surgeries were performed with new techniques being [...]

Ethiopia landscape Sep 2015

Once again we are back in Rwanda and Ethiopia and all is going well. The Hopethiopia Run of Hope just took place this last weekend and it was amazing. Most of you that participated had excellent weather and the turnout was quite astounding. The Run brings awareness to Ethiopia and Rwanda, the projects that Hopethiopia [...]

Volunteer centre front entrance

Great news as Hopethiopia opens the very first volunteer centre in Harbu Chulule, Ethiopia  Now teams will be able to stay onsite in Ethiopia.


Hopethiopia is very blessed to be associated with some great teams and individuals. To say thank you we decided to treat our whole reforestation team to lunch onsite at our reforestation nursery. We also took the team at SIM guesthouse in Addis Ababa out for dinner. It was wonderful to get to know some of [...]

First family

It is with great joy that we saw the first Hopethiopia sponsored family move into the Children’s Village in Harbu Chulule. Tirunesh and her 5 children are the first family to have been sponsored by Hopethiopia and they are now the first to occupy the new home.


Hello to all Hopethiopia partners and encouragers. I have just returned back to Ethiopia and have spent the last 2 days being very busy with meetings.  I was able to pass along copies of the 2014 Charity Calendar to both Ret. President Girma of Ethiopia, as well as Ato. Bekalu, the president Bekalu of the [...]

Lets Go

For all that are interested in Hopethiopia Mission Trips an ideal place to look at upcoming trips is on the Hopethiopia Mission Trip page on Facebook. Check out the link Please contact us if you have any questions or would like to go on one of our mission trips.


In an ongoing effort to bring hope to the community, Hopethiopia held the Sixth Eye surgery clinic Dr. Asrat and his surgical team did an excellent job of bringing the gift of site to many people, some of which were totally blind and had not been able to see for a few years. Many of [...]


As part of the support for the education programs in Ethiopia, Hopethiopia has been able to provide awards to the students of the High school (grades 9 and 10) and Preparatory school (grades 11 and 12). Awards are given out to the outstanding students in 2 categories. 1. Awards of academic excellence given out to [...]