Name: Asemamaw

Age/DOB: 14

ID: MHHF-229

Asemamaw lives with a foster care family in the Kara district of Addis Ababa. He enjoys playing soccer with the neighborhood kids.

The Kara district is a sub zone of the Kolfe Keranio located in Addis Ababa.

Ayibe is a cottage cheese commonly served as a side dish that is mild, crumbly and close in texture to crumbled feta. Ayibe has little to no distinct taste of its own, which makes it the perfect dish to clear the pallet and soften the effect from the very spicy food typical of Ethiopia.

Name: Eskedare

Age/DOB: 1999

ID: MHHF-081

Eskedare lives with a foster care family in the Kolfe district of Addis Ababa. She loves reading and pink is her favorite color. Eskedare likes to help keep the house clean by helping out with the chores.

Located on the west side of Addis Ababa, Kolfe is a sub city with a population of 546,219. A common dish for this area is Kitfo, a rare beef mince marinated in mitmita, a very spicy chili powder similar to berbere.

Name: Eneyew

Age/DOB: 15

ID: MHHF-020

Eneyew lives with a foster care family in the Qera district of Addis Ababa. His favorite color is red and he enjoys school. Eneyew loves to play soccer whenever he can.

Qera is located in the heart of Addis Ababa and is home to the Meskel Square. Meskel Square is often a site for public gathering or for demonstrations and festivals, notably, the Meskel Festival from which it takes its name.

Name: Yidnekachew

Age/DOB: 16

ID: MHHF-024

Yidnekachew lives with a foster care family in the Qera district of Addis Ababa. He loves playing soccer with his friends and really likes the color blue.

Qera is located in the heart of Addis Ababa and is home to the Meskel Square. Meskel Square is often a site for public gathering or for demonstrations and festivals, notably, the Meskel Festival from which it takes its name.

Asemamaw

Eskedare

Yidnekachew

Eneyew