Ethiopian Diaspora Trust Fund in full swing; more than $2.3 million raised

11 Feb 2019

The Ethiopian Diaspora Trust Fund (EDTF) has so far collected more than $2.3 million following Prime Minister Abiy’s call to the Diaspora to contribute their share to the process of building a better Ethiopia. The response so far has demonstrated the tremendous power in Ethiopian unity.

The Fund is a not-for-profit organization working in coordination with the government to directly involve diaspora Ethiopians in improving the lives of the Ethiopian people, by raising funds for vital socio-economic projects in Ethiopia. The Fund was created by the official EDTF Advisory Council appointed by His Excellency, Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed on 9th August 2018.

In October, the Fund was officially launched through its official website www.ethiopiatrustfund.org, with the aim of raising money starting from $1 a day. Donations can be made online via the website, as well as via bank transfer and their GoFundMe page.

For further information, contact EDTF directly on info@ethiopiatrustfund.org and follow them on social media (@ethiotrustfund).

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