We Love Girls' Clubs
Tigist is one of 200 girls who joined a girls’ club in the Villages of Shoa this year. She is the chair of the ... Read More
Progress for the People of Shoa
Six months ago, a group of Glimmer staff and supporters joined villagers in Shoa to experience their daily struggle to collect drinking water. After ... Read More
Seeing Is Believing
A group of Glimmer’s most committed donors recently visited the Shoa community for a firsthand look at the need in this area — as ... Read More
Looking Ahead to Our Next Phase of Work
With construction on Year 2 projects officially underway, we’re now shifting our focus toward raising funds for the next phase of work in Year ... Read More
Our Second Year in Shoa
Marking the start of our second year of work in the Villages of Shoa, Glimmer’s Addis-based leadership team met with stakeholders including Glimmer’s construction ... Read More
A New Well Changed Her Life
Zewdinesh used to walk 1.5 hours to collect water from a dirty river. The grueling trip limited her to two jerry cans of water ... Read More
Microfinance borrower sees significant increase in harvest
Sisan Mengusha, a farmer in Shoa, faced low crop yields for herself and her livestock. Experimenting with fertilizer in her teff, peas, wheat and ... Read More
Principal's Dedication Pays Off
Prinicipal Tadesse knows the value of a good school. In his six years at Itu Iliye Primary School he has seen the ripple effect ... Read More
A Community Committed
Earlier this year, Glimmer launched our work in the Villages of Shoa, a community of 12 villages in Ethiopia’s Oromia region. Our experience working ... Read More
A Different Path for Young Women
As Glimmer prepares to launch our work in the Villages of Shoa in the coming months, we continue to hear from the community here ... Read More