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For Every Child There Can Be A Success Story

For Every Child There Can Be A Success Story

March 29, 2011 No Comments

I’m a little girl 22 months old.  I have been going to the Abugida kindergarten since it started in June of last year.  My life until then was sad, as is the case with many of the children who live here in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. I was born with the “evil illness” of Africa, we […]

Breakfast or Lunch – A New Year & A Few Lives a Bit Healthier for Ethiopia

Breakfast or Lunch – A New Year & A Few Lives a Bit Healthier for Ethiopia

January 2, 2011 No Comments

At last Mediterranea has started to provide breakfast for the 198 children of the Biru Tesfa Primary School in Akaki, Ethiopia.  The breakfast is composed of bread, eggs and milk, on other days rice and other nutritious ingredients.  This is an important contribution to the dietary needs of these children who eat nothing or very […]

Supporting the Elderly in Ethiopia – No More Pretending to Not See the Problem

Supporting the Elderly in Ethiopia – No More Pretending to Not See the Problem

June 25, 2010 No Comments

Mediterranea has decided to begin support for an extremely vulnerable sector of the population in Ethiopia, the elderly. In Ethiopia, old age conditions seem to begin at the age of 50, and in some cases before. Initially we will help 10 elderly people from Akaki (an area 25 km from Addis Ababa), who live in […]

Mediterranea – The 2012 Year in Review

Mediterranea Gives You the 2012 Year in Review with its Blog Archive of Posts Below: Latest 50 Blog Post...

Mediterranea – Recap As We Enter the Winter Months of 2011

Please see brief recaps on various projects, volunteers and general help Mediterranea has given as a non-profit organization during...

Where We Have Been & Where We Are Today – Mediterranea in the US

I look at this US-based website when, in April, I last updated and moved blog posts and news items...

Good Things in Sight – And Not Only for the Blind Children

Virginia will arrive in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to the Abugida school on 8th May to start up the classrooms...

New Group of Volunteers Integrates Well into the Abugida Schools

The April group of volunteers are installed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at Mediterranea’s Abugida School. They are working and...

What’s Going On At Mediterranea This April

Below we give an overview of the projects that we are currently working on. We run solely on volunteer...

For Every Child There Can Be A Success Story

I’m a little girl 22 months old.  I have been going to the Abugida kindergarten since it started in...

Mediterranea – More Motivated Than Ever To Help Build Ethiopian School Classrooms

You (friends, supporters, volunteers of Mediterranea) already know that last summer we experienced some difficulties at the Abugida schools...

Ophthalmologist Needed for Akaki Kids in Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Are you an Ophthalmologist? In Akaki, some 12.5 miles from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, blindness and partial blindness are a...

Basic Hygiene Kits come in the form of Dignipacks

Yesterday with a team of six volunteers, we produced 200 Dignipacks, 50 for women and 150 for men.  We’d...