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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Right to Love

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