Enterprises, Investors Contribute 225M Birr To “Dine For Nation” Project

Some 15 enterprises and investors have purchased dinner coupons amounting 225 Million Birr in support of the “Dine for Nation” national project which aspires to expand greenery and beautification stride across the country.

The enterprises and the investors bought the dining coupons at a fundraising event summoned by Deputy Mayor of Addis Ababa, Adanech Abiebie.

A national committee in charged with succeeding fundraising endeavors has been formed comprising experienced businesspersons, renowned public figures and investors in the country.

Deputy Mayor Adanech awarded recognition for individuals and enterprises that contributed their shares to the success of the “Dine for Sheger” project, the first version of the initiative.

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has officially launched ‘Dine for the Nation’ program on August 16, 2020, to mobilize funds for three nationwide greenery and beautification projects in Amhara, Oromia, and Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Regions.

Source: FBC