Thousands of Jewish people live in extreme poverty in Gondar, Ethiopia as they wait for immigration to Israel.
Whether they remain there as an independent community or move to Israel in the future, Meketa USA's goal is to give them skills so they can create a better economic and social future.
Meketa USA helps this community to help themselves.
THE PROJECTS THAT HELP OUR COMMUNITY
Applicants receive interest free loans based upon the merit of their business plans. Meketa USA assists provides ongoing support.
Meketa USA helps school leavers and job seekers by giving them training in a skill that can lead to employment.
Ethiopia has one of the lowest literacy rates in the world. Our club supports children's education.
Families with sponsored children receive monthly payments to pay for their school outlay (uniform, books) and upkeep.
Sponsored students will be able to attend college and build for themselves better prospects.