Meet Mary Anna Noveck – Imagine Ethiopia Participant & U.S. Advisory Council Member

Mary Anna Noveck is a passionate educator who has over 24 years of experience working as a classroom teacher, mentor, and administrator in the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District. She traveled to Ethiopia as a participant with Imagine Ethiopia 2011 and 2013. We sat down with Mary Anna as she gears up for her third trip to Ethiopia with imagine1day to find out what inspires her to keep going back.

Now hiring an Office Manager in Santa Monica

Duties and Responsibilities o   Welcome and attend to all visitors o   Maintaining the general appearance of the office(s) to be orderly and attractive o   Order and maintain all office equipment o   Answer and direct calls in a warm, courteous and efficient manner o   Receive, organize and sort mail o   Coordinate all expense reports including cooperate credit card reconciliation o   Coordinate and maintain filing system for all expense reports o   Work with bookkeeper on accounts payable including filing system o   Work with bookkeeper to coordinate donations received o   Manage bookkeeper and report to Director of Operations to ensure work is done smoothly and efficiently o   Liaise with bookkeeper, Accountant, President and Director of Operations o   Coordinate filing systems for all legal…
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Yale Selects an imagine1day Student from 1,200 Applicants

Last week imagine1day received fantastic news: one of our Graduate Fund students was accepted to the Yale Young African Scholars Program.

The son of farmers, Nigus Hagos Kahsay grew up in a village called Sihet, in the Hintalo Wejirat district in Tigray. Three years ago, imagine1day selected him as one of our Graduate Fund students. We gave his family a seed loan and business training to help them start their own income generating activity so that they could put Nigus through high school.

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