|I'm testing out the e-mail feature to make sure I remember how to blog while in Ethiopia. I cannot believe that I leave in a few days. l will meet most of the team at Dulles airport Monday morning. We will arrive in Addis Ababa on Tuesday.|
Karen did great job posting our schedule in Ethiopia on her blog!
Here's our schedule:
Tuesday - 8:30 am Ethiopia time (8 hour time difference) arrive and travel to the Ethiopia Guest Home. Visit "Promising" Drop-In center which serves 81 children.
Wednesday travel 6-7 hours to the town of Kombolcha (North of Addis) to visit Grace Drop-In center which serves about 180 children, but there are over 400 children identified in need.
Thursday - spend morning again at Grace Drop-In center and then travel back to Addis in the afternoon.
Friday - Visit CFI school which serves about 25 kids. Visit "Hope for the Hopeless" drop-in center which serves 15 orphaned children.
Saturday - Travel to Woliso ( about 1 hour South of Addis) to visit Emanuel Orphanage which serves 122 orphans. Then travel to Debre Zeit (about 1 hour East of Addis) to visit Elolam Orphanage which serves 120 children locally, and another 110 children from Addis.
Sunday - Visit Kind Heart drop-in center which serves 56 children in Addis. We will be attending a church service as well.
Monday - Visit Gospel for All Nations drop-in center which serves 40 children in Addis.
Tuesday - Several of us will be visiting the America World Adoption Transition Home where we adopted our children. We will also have time to do a little shopping and touring before catching a 10:15 pm flight to the USA.
Wednesday- arrive home!!
Friday, November 27, 2009
Ethiopia Count down!
Posted by Rob and Candy at Friday, November 27, 2009