Turning passion into reality for driven Ethiopian social entrepreneurs
Who we are+
Reach for Change Ethiopia is a non-profit and non-governmental organization that harnesses the power of Ethiopia's best social entrepreneurs to improve the lives of children, youth and women across the country.Learn more
How we work+
We find and develop local social entrepreneurs with innovations that solve some of the most pressing issues society. Find out howFind out
Our Change Leaders
We support exceptional Ethiopian Change Leaders in our Incubator program, designed specifically to help social entrepreneurs to achieve large-scale systemic change, social impact, scalability at a national level and a sustainable financial plan.
Tesfanesh Tadesse Akinbalo Trading PLC Tesfanesh supports a particularly vulnerable group - teenage mothers and street mothers who have no access to employment or health services - by providing counselling, vocational training and employment through the baking and selling of injera....Read more
Abel Hailegiorgis Abel designs and builds innovative wheelchairs made out of bamboo that are vastly cheaper than any other wheelchair available in Ethiopia....Read more
Metasebia Mammo ACUMEN Metasebia improves relationships between parents and children through parenting trainings, to help children grow into confident, resilient adults who likely to succeed....Read more
Fassika Fikre Fassika and his partner Tizzita are reducing Ethiopia's high maternal and infant mortality rate using mobile technology, providing timely and relevant information to pregnant women using an SMS application that works on any mobile phone....Read more
Masresha Beniam DigiET It Training Centre Masresha runs a training center that provides interactive, practical and real time training in programming and coding. The centre promotes skills in software and mobile app development among youth - especially girls - to bring about quality products to the world and fill the digital gap, while solving real world problems....Read more
Dejene Adem Dejene supports economically disadvantaged women in urban areas through vertical farming. Women can grow and sell fresh vegetables safely without polluted water, using a strong, easily portable and cost effective bamboo frame....Read more
Reach for Change is currently seeking a country manager in Ethiopia.
We are looking for an experienced, inspirational leader with a passion for social entrepreneurship to join our team.
Are you up for the challenge? Click the button below to learn more.