CURRENT PROJECTS

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ART EDUCATION

Develop curriculum applicable for participating schools and volunteer opportunities for artists and educators interested in giving back.

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LOCAL LANGUAGE BOOKS

Create local language, culturally appropriate books to support Not For Profits that are focused on Literacy and Early Education.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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Main Event: December 9, 2017

OHBD Fund 2017 Gala

Other Upcoming Events

  • OHBD On-Line Auction
  • Efeste Event (tentative)

Books: Ready, Set, Go!

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When I helped start Ethiopia Reads in the 1990s, there was little support for childhood literacy in Ethiopia. Even though the government had lofty goals for getting more children into school (and was generally meeting those goals), many schools had under-trained teachers and no books.  Ethiopia Reads focused on shipping English-language books and planting libraries […]

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