Yenege Tesfa

Our name means Hope for Tomorrow. Our mission is to provide Gondar’s orphans and vulnerable children with a happy family life. A home, education, good health and a bright future.

Read More...

What We Do

We provide 5 Happy Homes for 80 children and School Support for 910 kids. Not only that, we provide Child Day Care, Learning Centres, Community Development, Micro-Finance, Agricultural skills and a Mobile School.

Read More...

About Us

Yenege Tesfa was born in 2001 out of the philosophy that homeless and parentless children deserve a better life.

Find out More...

Home for Tomorrow

There are still over 800 children sleeping on the streets of Gondar every night, some as young as 6 years old. We need regular donations totalling €195 per week to give 17 of the most vulnerable children a home.

Get Involved...

Latest from Facebook

Yenege Tesfa shared their album. ... See MoreSee Less

Out of 83 children 32 of them are top 3 from their classes! We are so proud them and thankful for Dr Dessalegn President of university of Gondar who came to give reward And share his Life Experience in our event :-)

1 week ago

View on Facebook

Malat Abera, Sam Nielsen and 23 others like this

View previous comments

Ephrem BiadglgnGobezochi....!! lots of Respect Dear all1 week ago   ·  1
Menkir MahtemeworkYT በጎ ሥራችሁን እግዚአብሔር ይባርክላችሁ ቀጥሉበት በአቅሜ ከጎናችሁ ነኝ1 week ago   ·  1
Elsa MulderBeautiful!!!😍😍😍1 week ago
Makida Yo Yabaterespect for all and miss u more1 week ago
Pappa la Pappእንኻን ደስ አለሽ! በጣም ጎበዝ።1 week ago
Steve WilkinsonWell done to all the kids but most if all to you!!! Well done1 week ago
Abbie MinterCongratulations!1 week ago
Yael ShaltielGovez!!!1 week ago

Comment on Facebook

Our New Name,Yenege Tesfa integrated development humanitarian organisation! ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago

Out of 83 children 32 of them are top 3 from their classes! We are so proud them and thankful for Dr Dessalegn President of university of Gondar who came to give reward And share his Life Experience in our event :-) ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago

We received 5 milk cows and 1 ox from University of Gondar for our new dairy project. At the same time we signed new MOU to collaborate in different projects.
We are very grateful for UOG for their gift :-)
... See MoreSee Less

We received 5 milk cows and 1 ox from University of Gondar for our new dairy project. At the same time we signed new MOU to collaborate in different projects. We are very grateful for UOG for their gift :-)

3 months ago

We received 5 milk cows and 1 ox from University of Gondar for our new  dairy project. At the same time we signed  new MOU to collaborate in different projects.
We are very grateful for UOG  for their gift :-)

Yemataw Demelash, Wilfried Van Bouwel and 23 others like this

Yenege TesfaCongratulations. This is great news.3 months ago   ·  1
Makida Yo Yabatewaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaw gr83 months ago

Comment on Facebook

Congradualtions to our gradiaties of bamboo and dyeing textile :) We wish you all the best for your future !!!! ... See MoreSee Less

5 months ago

View on Facebook

Malat Abera, Tomas Abrham and 23 others like this

Anke Wanger"Congradualtions to our gradiaties of bamboo and dyeing textile"="Congratulations to our graduates of bamboo work and textile-dyeing"5 months ago   ·  1
Kobe SmitsAmazing indeed2 months ago

Comment on Facebook

Latest Reports

A transparent overview of our spending and evaluation of our programmes:

Latest News:

Werketu goes to University

 Werketu goes to University Werketu Yayinshet is the big sister at one of our girls’ shelters. She has been with Yenege Tesfa for three years, and prior to joining Yenege Tesfa, was forced into labor, causing her to drop out of school. She tried many times...

Yenege Tesfa’s first boy now at Ethiopian Airlines

Demoz Alebe now at Ethiopian Airlines! Yenege Tesfa is delighted to announce that our very first boy, Demoz Alebe, who came into Yenege Tesfa’s boys’ shelter here in Gondar, was not only accepted into Addis Ababa University to study engineering, but now,...

School results for 2004!

An awards ceremony to remember… Getachew, Daniel and Sisay enjoying the ceremony! As summer vacation began, the children received their school report cards with their end of year results. As Yenege Tesfa proudly promotes and encourages education for each and...

Meeting a Child Trafficker

Our recent blog post ‘Child trafficking in Ethiopia’ highlighted the danger faced by all orphans and vulnerable children. Gondar’s location close to the Sudanese border makes our local children particularly at risk. This is the shocking account of our recent...