Staff and Volunteers


Hiwot Amare
Executive Director
Nardos Wondafrash
Nutrition and health program counselor
Yalfal Kassa
Woman empowerment and Gender programs coordinator
Liya Mekonnen
Finance, Admin and Marketing officer
Wudinesh Shikur
Social worker
Workuha Mulu
Social worker
Seble Bekele
Social worker

Regular Volunteers

Addisalem Zebene
Nutrition and health counselor

BSc in public health, MSc in Public Health Nutrition (in progress)

Bethelhem Lakew
Maternal nutrition advisor

Nutrition project manager at NEED and Founder at Benu Foods

Elfaz Fikru
Breastfeeding and child feeding counselor

Economist and Child feeding book writer

Emnete Dillnessa
Breastfeeding counselor

Breastfeeding Consultant, Trainer and book writer

Fassika Alemayehou
Polyvalent volunteer

Policy and Advocacy Advisor at the International Planned Parenthood Federation(IPPF) liaison office to the AU

Feben Javan
Health counselor

Medical Doctor; MSc in Nutrition sciences; Health Counselor

Hanna Mekonnen
Polyvalent volunteer

Program Officer at Organization of African First Ladies for Development (OAFLAD)

Lealem Wagaw
Nutrition and health counselor

Assistant Lecturer, Department of Nursing at Salale University

Lulit Semunigus
Internal auditor

BA in Accounting

Admin & Finance Head at Ashebir Gebru Water Well Drilling Company; Finance Head at Dr Seleshi Mekonnen Veternery Drug; Auditor in Solyana Academy

Maraki Desta
Finance Manager

Accountant and Management assisstant at International Organisation of La Francophonie

Nia Ebrahim

BA in Biology and Nutrition, MSc in Nutrition (in progress)

Ruth Teklemedhin
Polyvalent volunteer


Samrawit Sebsebe
Child nutrition advisor

BSc degree in public health, MPH in nutrition and works at Teklehaimanot health center

Selam Endale
Community training counselor

Maternal and new born health and nutrition program officer at Nutrition International

Selamawit Eshetu
Health counselor

Medical Doctor

Sitra Mustafa
Nutrition counselor


Moreover about 10 other volunteers intervene in our programs from time to time to make sure that we deliver quality work. Our heartfelt gratitude to all these volunteers without whom, none of this would be possible.