Social Support Program Final Day
Addis Ababa June 5, 2020
Awach SACCOS have been providing food items and hygiene materials to civid-19 victims and vulnerable societies since June 3, 2020. The donation program ended today with the participation of higher federal government officials, sub city and woreda officials, artists and top management of Awach SACCOS.
H.E. Mr. Usman Surur, the General Director of the Federal Cooperative Agency, made an opening speech by saying that “cooperatives are means of fulfilling the development need of the society”. In His speech, H.E. Ato Usman Surur appreciated Awach SACCOS for its usual support of the public and for being with the society in time of need. He also thanked the members of Awach SACCOS, the Artists, the management and staffs of Awach SACCOS.
In addition, W/ro Hiwot Gugsa, the deputy executive and PR of Aeada sub city, said that she is very happy and grateful to see Awach SACCOS usual support to the woreda and the sub city. W/ro Hiwot also reminded the participants to take the precaution measures seriously in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
In the end, Ato Zerihun Shelem, the founder and General Manager of Awach SACCOS said that he is happy to be in the woreda where Awach SACCOS was first established.
Today’s support was given to 75 vulnerable societies and Covid-19 victim household heads in Arada - sub city, Woreda 9 Administration. The support was 1000 Ethiopian Birr groceries which included flour, edible oil, pasta and soap.