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EDTF Progress Update

April 2023

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Working together to build a better Ethiopia.

The Ethiopian Diaspora Trust Fund (EDTF) is a non-profit organization established to mobilize the global Diaspora community to raise funds for vital socioeconomic projects in Ethiopia. All donations are tax-deductible.


EDTF Projects Fund

The Projects Fund aims to finance projects that meet critical needs selected based on their potential to make sustainable long term highest positive impact on the Ethiopian people in need.

Active Projects

EDTF and Active Projects Overview
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Improving Children Learning Environment – GURMUU
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Inclusive Education for Children with Disabilities – HPD-O
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Integrated Services for Orphans and Vulnerable Children – HIDO
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Water Supply for Hard-to-Reach Communities – PDN
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Water Supply, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH) – KGHCO
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Completed Initiatives

First round medical supplies worth 40 million+ Birr delivered – May 2020
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Second round medical supplies worth 23 million+ Birr delivered – June 2020
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EDTF Funds Summary from 2018 to 31 March 2023

Projects Fund Amount
   Funds spent on projects $1,215,860
   Funds to be released for projects $3,398,491
   Funds available for future projects $2,500,552
Relief Fund
   Funds spent on relief $1,722,045
   Funds Available for relief $66,881