Ethiopian Soccer is in San Jose and So Are We!

Ethiopian Soccer is in San Jose and So Are We!

Last night the 31st Annual Ethiopian Sports Federation in North America, ESFNA, opened up with much fan fair! Since 1984 ESFNA has brought Ethiopians in the US and Canada together for a week of sport and culture. Thirty one teams compete throughout the week with the...

Dancing With the Stews 2014 Festivites Feed Ethiopia!

Dancing With the Stews 2014 Festivites Feed Ethiopia!

On May 8th, 2014 we hosted our second annual "Dancing With the Stews" fundraiser! We paired six flight attendants with six world class, champion, professional dancers for a night of entertainment and generosity. The dancers were judged in three categories: Pre-Event...

We are Making Progress but Still Need Your Help!

We are Making Progress but Still Need Your Help!

Now, thanks to your generous donations, the security wall is back up keeping the school safe and giving the children a place to play. We still need your help to rebuild the block of classrooms that was partially destroyed. The building needs to be completely torn...

Fifth Annual Poker/Casino Night Fundraiser

Fifth Annual Poker/Casino Night Fundraiser

Our 5th Annual Texas Holdem’ Charity Poker/Casino Night at Connolly's Pub in NYC was a huge success! This year's event was extremely important because the funds raised went towards purchasing the school before the October deadline. I am happy to report the event...

The ESFNA Ethiopian Soccer Event Was a Huge Success!

The ESFNA Ethiopian Soccer Event Was a Huge Success!

Last week Friends of Fresh and Green Academy had a booth at the Ethiopian  Soccer Federation of North America (ESFNA) soccer tournament at the University of Maryland's Byrd Stadium. The event was a huge success and we were able to raise over $3,000. for the women and...

“Dancing With the Stews” Rocked $22,000 Says So!

“Dancing With the Stews” Rocked $22,000 Says So!

Thank you to all who made the first annual "Dancing With the Stews" fundraiser a huge success. We were able to raise over $22,000. for the children of Fresh and Green Academy! This will provide three meals a day and free education for some of Ethiopia's neediest...

Mothers Merchandise Debuts In New England

Mothers Merchandise Debuts In New England

Friends of Fresh and Green Academy will be hosting a booth displaying and selling our Mothers Cooperative merchandise at the Holiday Craft & Food Specialty Fair on Sunday October 28 in Swansea, Massachusetts and on Sunday, November 11 in Warwick, Rhode Island...