Open Way education continues through the pandemic

soap distribution Open Way Ethiopia

Hazel’s Footprints Trust has been supporting an incredible organisation, Open Way, which operates in rural Ethiopia, since 2017. We provide funding for the salaries of 9 pre-school teachers. Overall, Open Way has over 1200 students enrolled at 8 pre-schools.  Open Way schools faced some COVID-closures in 2020 We are very relieved to hear that Covid-19 does not seem to swept through the rural area where Open Way is working in Ethiopia. Any number of factors may explain this including a young demographic and a swift government response. It […]

Update on Open Way Pre-Schools in Ethiopia

Main Shigesho school building in Ethiopia

In November 2017, Hazel’s Footprints agreed a grant of £3,600 for Open Way, a charity which supports pre-school education in rural Ethiopia.  The grant funds the  2018 running costs, including salaries, of 9 pre-school classes. One year on, we are very pleased to share an update on how well they’ve been getting on. The Trustees of Hazel’s Footprints are very impressed so far. Consequently, we have decided to that Open Way will receive funding for the same 9 classes again in 2019.   How the grant is being used […]