On Dec 9th 2022, TDA distributed nearly a half million birr to most war affected sections of people of Tigray in Mekelle.
TDA distributed 482,000 Etb cash assistance, donated from TDA German Chapter and Mebrat Children's Foundation (MCF) Canada, to most war affected sections of people of Tigray.
The target beneficiaries were 43 federal government employees (86, 000 ETB), 170 HIV positive women and men (170,000 ETB), 6 chronically sick people (6,000 ETB), Keradion Elders Support Association (120,000 ETB) & Lola Children’s Home (100,000 ETB).
During the hand over, Dr. Tesfahunegne Hailemariam, TDA deputy executive director, made an opening remark in that he expressed his deepest appreciation to the donors TDA German Chapter and MCF Genet for their generosity and gave words of encouragement to the beneficiaries that everything's going to be ok.
Beneficiaries, on their part, passed their heart-felt thanks to the donors and TDA for its facilitation as well.
Meanwhile, both Dr. Tesfahun Hailemariam and beneficiaries asked all diaspora community to carry on with their similar support as there are thousands more people in need of similar assistance.