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Walk for Water 2021, May 21-23

“Walk for Water” is an event organized to increase awareness of the lack of access to clean drinking water in our sister city of Gondar, Ethiopia, and to raise money to continue our efforts to promote the construction of wells to provide clean water to people in the...

T-shirts sent to Sister School

What does Corvallis' Wilson Elementary School do when it changes its name from Wilson to Wildcats?  Having previously had a sister city relationship with Walaj School in Gondar, Ethiopia, a simple solution was to donate the t-shirts to students who would proudly wear...

“GoFundMe” Gondar, Ethiopian Appeal

Dear Friends of Corvallis Sister Cities-Gondar Council, In April the Corona virus began to be a problem in Gondar with many people under stay home orders. They were not able to work and without a social net system, many struggled to pay for food. In May, we contacted...