Medicine & Health

#EndPovertyDay

What is Ethiopia ACT doing to help end poverty? Healthcare Ethiopia ACT started as – and continues to be – a community healthcare organization focused on caring for the most vulnerable of Addis Ababa. Since our beginning we have put a primary focus on HIV/AIDS prevention and disease education. This means we make sure all…

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Kolole: A Year in the Life

Kolole was one of the four families we followed in 2018. Throughout the year, we gathered updates on her and her family. Take a look into a year in the life of Kolole! April 2018: As the hardworking supporter of her family, Kolole grew up providing for her family through casual labor work. She met…

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Medical Story: Clinic

Ethiopia ACT hosted its most recent volunteer run medical clinic in June. A group of medical students from an organization called Medical Campus Outreach visited our project from June 3rd – 7th to host a five day medical clinic in six different communities of Addis Ababa! This amazing team was comprised of two medical doctors,…

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Shitu: A Year in the Life

Shitu was one of the four families we followed in 2018. Throughout the year, we gathered updates on her and her family. Take a look into a year in the life of Shitu! April 2018: As a hardworking mother of three and wife, Shitu learned of Ethiopia ACT during a U.S. medical trip’s outreach in…

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Medical Story: Clinic

God uses His own way to heal The impact during February’s Medical Clinic was significant. There were many stories of healing and hope restored. One story, however, stands out among the rest. During one of the days of clinic an 18 year old Hirut (name changed) visited with her parents. Hirut had been living in…

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