Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How many nannies is this fund providing for the Kebebe Tsehay Orphanage?
A: The fund was initiated with sufficient funds to hire two nannies per year for 10 years, through 2022. Additional contributions will allow for additional nannies to be hired or additional years added. With the current funding level, AFH is able to fund 3 nannies through 2027.

Q: How much money does it take to hire nannies?
A: Only $900 a year is needed to hire one nanny.

Q: How is the money in the funds used to hire nannies?
A: Each year the fund will distribute the money to America World Adoption Agency. America World maintains a standing relationship with the Ethiopian government which allows them to send money for the purpose of hiring nannies.

Q: Are contributions tax deductible?
A: Yes, all contributions to Abenezer’s Hope Fund are tax deductible. The fund is a Donor Advised Fund housed by Fidelity Charitable.