Mr. Amir Maimon, Chargé d'Affaires of the Israeli Embassy,with youngsters in the village.
Israel Celebrates 64th Independence Anniversary;
Embassy Donates over ETB120, 000 to Local Charity
Addis Ababa - On the occasion of Israel's 64th independence anniversary, marked on April 26, 2012, the Embassy of the State of Israel in Addis Ababa is donating a sum of 121, 800 birr (approximately $7,000) to a local humanitarian organization by the name AHOPE Ethiopia.
The organization is an Ethiopian Residents Charity which is a pioneer in the area of provision of specialized care to destitute HIV positive orphans and vulnerable children and their extended families in order to improve their health and general living conditions.
Handing over the stated amount of money to the AHOPE organization, Mr. Amir Maimon, Chargé d'Affaires of the Israeli Embassy, said "This token reflects the desire to expand the fruitful cooperation that exists between the governments to the society."
Merry 64th anniversary Israel!Date: 5/18/2012 12:00:00 AM