08/04/2016
Despite Challenges, Gonok Finds a Way
We are so close to bringing clean water to Gonok thanks to the perseverance, creativity and commitment of the community and our local partners. ... Read More
08/04/2016
Emergency Delivery Saves Mother and Son
In a rural village, Tarikua, a mother of six, awoke to signs of labor and immediately began to experience complications. After a difficult night, ... Read More
06/22/2016
Rapid Response Saved Lives
Thanks to our supporters, Glimmer provided emergency relief in two communities hardest hit by the severe drought in Ethiopia.In March, we launched a food ... Read More
03/08/2016
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
03/01/2016
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
02/03/2016
Ethiopia Drought Now at a Critical Point
The drought in Ethiopia is now at a critical point. Despite an early response by the Ethiopian government, the international commitments for emergency food ... Read More
01/19/2016
Growing and Thriving in the New Year
We’ve completed our first year of work as part of our five-year commitment in the Villages of Gondar. In partnership with the community, we ... Read More
01/16/2016
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
11/23/2015
Update on the Drought from Donna
I returned last week from a trip to Ethiopia that took me to several communities where Glimmer has worked for years. In Senale Village ... Read More
11/23/2015
Drought Update: Donna's Visit to Senale and AdiKeyh
I returned last week from a trip to Ethiopia that took me to several communities where Glimmer has worked for years. In the Senale ... Read More
11/11/2015
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
11/09/2015
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