10
1 out of 10 children in Ethiopia is orphaned - UNICEF
$40
feeds and sends a child to school for one month
50%
of Ethiopia's population is under age 18 - UNICEF
$5000
covers the annual cost of rent, utilities and food for a family of 10
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Selamta Family Project unites orphaned children and marginalized women in Ethiopia to create forever families and bright futures by providing stable homes, excellent education and developmental resources.

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Truly Wrapped in Love this Mother’s Day

The reason that I’m living—that I’m alive—is because of Selamta. Shibre Feleke Selamta Mother of 10 Years By Marisa Stam As babies, we’re wrapped in blankets and snuggled close to our moms. That wrapping is an example of warmth, security...

Developing the Systems of Family

I encourage everyone who is considering making the trip to visit Selamta Family Project to go for it! I can’t wait to go back. – Cori O’Brien Paluck by Cori O’Brien Paluck If I start at the very beginning, my...

Where We’re Going In 2016

By Marisa Stam, Executive Director You are our inspiration for our 2016 vision. Your dedication to our organization and the Selamta families we serve fills us with hope, love and drive to do more—to expand our impact—every day. We shared...