The EDTF Global Volunteers are the lifeblood of EDTF, organized in teams working under the direction of the EDTF Advisory Council.
The volunteers include:


Provide support for the formation of EDTF Chapters and ensure the consistent operations of approved EDTF Chapters following established standards and guidelines.

Abiot TessemaAbu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Dagne AssefaAtlanta, GA, USA
Robel GibbeSilver Spring, MD, USA
Seifu BekeleMelbourne, Australia
Tezeta ShimelisLondon, UK
Tibebu SenbettaGurnee, IL, USA
Yuliya MeskelaAddis Ababa, Ethiopia


Donors engagement, financial management, donors and donations records management including email and phone support to address donors questions and concerns.

Abraham AlemuChicago, IL, USA
Altaywork ZelekeWashington DC, USA
Ananya YilmaWashington DC, USA
Berhan KassaChicago, IL, USA
Gashaw DessieSeattle, WA, USA
Giffty EdossaPhiladelphia, PA, USA
Henok EjiguDenver, CO, USA
Michael YilmaRaleigh-Durham, NC, USA
Nuria AdemNorth Carolina, USA
Sahlu MerineNew York City, NY, USA
Surafel YilmaVirginia, USA
Wubshet AyelePhiladelphia, PA, USA
Yeshi ManeDallas/Fort Worth, TX, USA


Plan, design, deliver and manage key messages and content for the EDTF website and all social media platforms.

Abebe NateaSilver Spring, MD, USA
Wudasse BerkeAddis Ababa, Ethiopia


Financial management including auditing donation records and preparation of financial reports.

Solomon SeyoumSeattle, WA, USA
Takele HaileVirginia, USA


Design, create, produce and manage multimedia (print, graphics, audio, video) content for the EDTF website and all social media platforms.

Jomo TarikuSpringfield, MD, USA
Tigist KelkayBayonne, NJ, USA


Recruiting potential volunteers, volunteers records management, on-boarding and placement of volunteers to EDTF initiative or support teams.

Alazar FelekeWashington DC, USA
Bruck TadesseHelsinki, Finland
Dawit AlemayehuAddis Ababa, Ethiopia
Edom SeifuAlexandria, VA, USA
Ghenno SenbettaChicago, IL, USA
Gideon MesheshaKansas City, MI, USA
Yetanyet AberraAtlanta, GA, USA


Design, develop, implement and support the ethiopiatrustfund.org website and associated software platforms.

Araya KebedeMcLean, VA, USA
Dejen YemaneUSA
Kumlachew WoldemariamSpringfield, MD, USA
Lemma TeferiWashington DC, USA
Michael YemaneFairfax, VA, USA
Mike EndaleWashington DC, USA

Thank you EDTF Volunteers.

If you are an EDTF Volunteer and you do not see your name listed above please email us at [email protected] so that we can include you.

If you wish to volunteer for EDTF, become a volunteer and join us to make a difference for the people in Ethiopia.