Our Services

Generally we discovered the following facts about elders in Ethiopia:

  • 45% of them only eat only once in 24 hours period
  • 95% of the elderly never attend Sunday service at any church
  • 20% of them live with a grandchild

Our mission is to provide these abandoned elderly:

  • Meals 3 times a day
  • Clothing and other basic necessities of life
  • Basic health care
  • Shelter
  • Spiritual needs
  • Get together once a month/recreation
  • Transportation to Sunday service once in a week
  • Hearing –aid and wheel chair service
  • Spread the gospel among them and connect them with the local churches
  • Creating Awareness about Elders

Beneficiary selection criteria:

  • Age 60 and above
  • Elderly living on the streets
  • No support from close relatives or other charity
  • Elderly people who lost their economic supporter due to HIV/aids
  • Elderly with grand kids
  • Elderly who are sane, physically weak and has health problem
  • No income

We encourage and ask your help to our ministry by doing any of the following:

  • Pray for Ethiopia and our ministry
  • Sponsor an Elder at $45 a month
  • Give a one-time donation
  • Come to Ethiopia with me and physically see

International Covenant for Elder Care in Ethiopia has a valid registration certificate with secretary of state of Kansas. We are registered and granted 501c3 public charity status from IRS. It is dedicated to inspire and assist people around the world especially the needy Elderly in Ethiopia.

Please send your donations to

International Covenant For Elder Care In Ethiopia.
728 S Maple St. Gardner, KS 66030
Email: shiferawgo@gmail.com
Phone: 913-909-7752

Executive Director and President
Shiferaw Gobezie