Report: Thanks to all who participated in the emergency meeting held at ECS at Dec. 13, 2014, concerning homeless adopted children in Seattle. We also thank those who couldn’t be present but supported us with their encouragement and donations. At the meeting we shared the devastating news broadcast by Dan Rather, organized members to show […]
Do you like to make purchases on amazon.com? Did you know that you can register with Amazon Smile so that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to Ethiopian Community in Seattle? There’s no cost or additional charges added to register or give through Amazon Smile. Click here to get started. […]
ECS ANNOUNCES HANA FUND Hana Williams was born on July 19, 1997, in Ethiopia. Her mother disappeared when she was 3, and her father died a few years later. By the age of 9 she was living in an orphanage. In 2008, Hana came to Sedro Wooley, Washington to live with her new adoptive family–parents […]
On Saturday June 4th 2011, ECMA hosted a volunteer recognition event. The speaker for the night, Professor Panayoti Telahun, gave the following speech. The speech is in Amharic but we are working with the Professor to bring you the English version as well. And we will post it when and as it becomes available. Enjoy […]
Guinea, Sierra Leon, and Liberian Community are hosting a fundraising dinner party in an effort to help eradicate Ebola. Help Fight Ebola! Purchase a ticket to this enjoyable evening for a great cause. Click here to learn more and buy tickets.
If you missed the second annual Ethiopian Community in Seattle’s fundraiser at Emerald Downs Ballroom, you missed quite an event. The gala was held on October 11, 2014. It featured some incredible speakers including Seattle Councilman Larry Gosset and keynote speaker Blair Taylor, Starbucks Chief Community Officer. Great live jazz and Ethiopian dance gave the […]
Nathaniel is 13 years old and was adopted from Ethiopia in 2010. Sadly, he’d lost both parents to illness and spent three years in an orphanage. He’s now fighting an aggressive form of leukemia and a bone marrow transplant is the only way to save his life and many others like him. WE NEED YOUR […]
Seattle Public Utilities has an excellentopportunity for an Internal Audit intern. This will be at either the undergraduate or graduate level. This intern will be responsible for assisting the Sr Auditor with topic development, audit procedure development, detailed testing, data analysis, and report writing. Seattle Public Utilities internship requirements are that the applicant be enrolled […]
Ethiopian Community In Seattle cordially invites you to attend the Second Annual Fundraising Gala which will be held on October 11th, 2014 at Emerald Downs Ballroom. Come and enjoy a night of delicious Ethiopian cuisine, music, silent and live auction, dancing as well as appearances by renowned guests. For this special Gala, Blair Taylor, Starbucks […]
Associate Director, Rainier Valley Corps Applications due 10/1/14 BACKGROUND: For almost every advocacy issue, we have been noticing a lack of the voices of communities of colors, especially immigrant and refugee communities. Nonprofit staff of color, especially those who are focused on advocacy and systems-change work, are few. If we want the voices of […]
Ethiopian Community in Seattle celebrated the Ethiopian New year on Sept 7 2014 at the Ethiopian community center on 8323 Rainier Ave South. Ethiopia is on Julian calendar and it is now year 2007. Click here to see the celebration as covered by the Seattle times.