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Chamber of Commerce Donates 100,000 Birrr to School Feeding Program

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Addis Ababa March 1, 2016 First Lady Roman Tesfaye has called on the Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce and Sectoral Associations (ECCSA) to further strengthen its support to School Feeding Program.

ECCSA extended today one hundred thousand Birr donation to Ye Enat Weg Charitable Association to support needy students through School Feeding Program (SFP) in Addis Ababa.

At the handover ceremony, Chairperson of Ye Enat Weg Charitable Association and First Lady Roman Tesfaye said the association is feeding close to 20,000 school children in Addis Ababa with the support of different donor organizations.

Ye Enat Weg Charitable Association will arrange income generating program which will promote the efforts of the association and give recognition to those that have been supporting SFP, she added.

Appreciating the donation by ECCSA, Roman urged it to further strengthen its support to the School Feeding Program.

ECCSA President Solomon Afework expressed the readiness of the association to extend additional assistance to needy students through the School Feeding Program (SFP).