This summer EOR held a art contest for children who have found their forever families from Ethiopia. The masterpieces submitted will be turned into note cards, a quilt and much more. Thanks to all who entered the contest. Here are the three winners. Thanks to all who entered the contest. We will notify you in late September/early October when the notecards will be available for purchase. They make perfect holiday gifts.
This work of art was created by Anthony who was born in Ambo, Ethiopia. He and his twin brother, Zachary, joined his forever family in 2005. He lives in Newberg, Oregon and enjoy riding horses with his sisters and playing with his lab puppy.
This work of art was created by Eliana who is 5 years old and was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She came home to her family at 3 months old weighing just 8 pounds. Her riery spirit won her the title, “small, but mightly!” Eliana loves to sing, dance, read books and do art. She also takes her job of being the BIG sister very seriously. She is excited to be going to Kindergarten this year.
The work of art was created by Alemtsehay was was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She now lives in Colorado Springs with her 2 sisters and 4 brothers. She loves swimming, art and school. She dreams of being a ballerina some day.
Children will not remember you for the material things you provided but for the felling that you cherished them
Richard L. Evans