Second Annual “Dancing With the Stews” Competition Fundraiser
February 20, 2014 – 7:55 am | No Comment

Friends of Fresh and Green Academy presents…..
The Second annual- Dancing With the Stews Fundraiser!
May 8th, 2014
at the Goldman-Sonnenfeldt Family Auditorium at the JCC in Manhattan 334 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY
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Academy Hosts Memorial Service
June 22, 2010 – 3:34 am | No Comment
Academy Hosts Memorial Service

Dr. Maurice Charles Hack (1935 – 2010) was honored in a memorial service at Fresh and Green Academy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Monday, June 21, 2010.

A Generation of Fatherless Children
June 20, 2010 – 5:27 am | No Comment
A Generation of Fatherless Children

In 2005, Ethiopia had 4,414,000 orphans, the second-highest number in Africa. You could easily double if not triple that number to determine the number of Ethiopian children being raised without a father or a …

Almaz’s story
June 14, 2010 – 11:57 am | One Comment
Almaz’s story

Almaz works at the Mother’s Cooperative and Tehetenais a first grader with a beautiful spirit and a smile that is both shy and frequent. Tehetena and Workay’s daughter Bezewit are best friends, and so the friendship developed between their mothers.

When Workay became too ill to work, Alamsai took over the task of feeding her. In the Mother’s Cooperative, they are true sisters and one more example of the miracle that is Fresh and Green.

Workay’s story
June 14, 2010 – 11:54 am | No Comment
Workay’s story

There were eleven of us that day: six volunteers, Muday, Workay and Bazawit, and Workay’s friend Alamsai, and her daughter Titthena. Alamsai has been keeping Workay alive, bringing food every day – an almost unimaginable sacrifice in a city where food is so scarce. Such is the sisterhood that exists between the mothers in the cooperative.

Travel information
June 5, 2010 – 11:06 am | No Comment

Traveling to the Academy as a Volunteer
Many people have expressed interest in visiting Fresh and Green Academy, and volunteers are always welcome.  The school is located in the capital city of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. We …