Ripples of Kindness

Eating and Learning

The Role of
Nutrition in Education

When Adams Thermal Foundation launched its child sponsorship program in 2013, photographs of children began to pop up on our sponsorship website. At that time, it was easy to pick out the children that were extremely malnourished based upon their physical appearance.

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Ripples of Kindness

Where Will We
Go Next Year??

One Church's
Response to 8th Graders

"I didn't want to go to Ethiopia" confessed Pastor Doug Bartel from Hillcrest Church in Sioux Falls, SD. "I've seen plenty of poverty and I knew what I would see in Ethiopia.

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Ripples of Kindness

The Rose:
Part 1

Rising Above
a Broken Heart

Self-Help Groups: to bring forth holistic change so that they are empowered economically, socially, spiritually, politically, etc. Self-Help Groups, or SHGs are small groups of community members who work together to form an entrepreneurial team.

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Ripples of Kindness

Hope for
the Homeless

Security
Beyond Shelter

Abebech and Ayele, a married couple, have gone through many hardships throughout their marriage. In their first year of marriage, the couple was forced to relocate across the country on government orders as government seized their property.

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Ripples of Kindness

Ripples of
Kindness

A Teacher's Perspective
on the Impact of Compassion

Growing up, Abreham Fikre lived in rural Ethiopia where there was no school bus. That meant walking three hours to school each morning only to walk the same three hour path back home.

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The Search for the Vulnerable

The Search for
the Vulnerable

Enrolling Children
with the Greatest Need

Not every student who wants to go to school at Adams Thermal Academy (ATA) is granted their wish. ATA seeks out a very specific student body, and we're very intentional about the enrollment process.

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Teach a Man to Fish

Teach a Man to Fish

Sustainability is at the very core of Adams Thermal Foundation (ATF) programs, integrated into every facet of the operation. This is especially true in ATF's Self-Help Group (SHG) program.

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Digging in the Dirt

Digging in the Dirt

It brings us great joy to announce that the high school on the Adams Thermal Academy (ATA) in Hosanna campus has begun! A groundbreaking ceremony has taken place and construction began shortly after.

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Foundation News

Foundation News

“Give a man a fish, feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, feed him for a lifetime.”
 

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Foundation Videos

Videos

The Adams Thermal Foundation team went to Ottoro, Ethiopia in the rainy season (August '13). So helicopter was the only way to travel.
 

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Foundation Social Media

Social Media

Follow us on our mission to
alleviate the suffering of the most vulnerable.
 

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