Ethiopian Tigray Community in Minnesota
ማሕበር ኢትዮጵያውያን ተጋሩ ኣብ ሜኔሶታ



My feet will want to walk to where you are sleeping but I shall go on living

Posted by Lebelo Hailesilassie on July 2, 2019 at 12:00 AM Comments comments (1)

Yes, "My feet will want to walk to where you are sleeping, but I shall go living". Pablo Neruda

Ethiopian Tigary community in Minnesota mourns the loss of its brave men; late General Seare Mokonnen, late Major General Abera Gezae and late General Aberah Woldemariam AKA Quarter. The first two were shot dead by their own guard in Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian Capital city, on June 22nd 2019 and the later passed away due to natural disease a week later in which he was being trea...

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2018 Annual Review and 2019 Plans Gathering

Posted by Lebelo Hailesilassie on January 27, 2019 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Ethiopian Tigray Community in Minnesota held a community gathering on January 26, 2019 at the American Legion facility in Richmond Minnesota. The community embarked its event by playing fun games around 5pm followed by a delicious dinner provided by its board members. The Board members presented a detailed review of year 2018 and its plan for 2019. It can be said the year 2018 has been an eventful year and our community was a leader in every front acr...
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ETCMN Joins Council of Ethiopian Communities in Minnesota

Posted by ETCMN on December 14, 2018 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (1)

Chairman of ETCMN sends letter to organizing committee of Council of Ethiopian Communities with ETCMN's intent to join other communities of Ethiopian origin to form Council of Ethiopian Communities in Minnisota.

See below for letter sent by ETCMN chairman.

To: Council of Ethiopian Communities in Minnesota

Dear Delegates of Ethiopian Communities in Minnesota.

Ethiopian Tigray Community in Minnesota (ETCMN) is excited to join you in forming Council of ...

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ETCMN hands over the Money collected for Displaced Tegaru

Posted by ETCMN on November 20, 2018 at 1:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Ethiopian Tigray Community in Minnesota (ETCMN) collected a total of $8,170.15 on a fund raising event held on October 21st to help Ethoipian Tegaru displaced from Amhara and other regions of Ethiopia. The board of ETCMN has handed over the money raised to the organizers of th...

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ETCMN Board Creates Action Plan for 2019

Posted by Mersea Kidan on November 8, 2018 at 8:30 AM Comments comments (1)

Ethiopian Tigary Community Minnesota has called its Board Members to Brain Storm strategies for the forth-coming year by intensively discussing the year 2018 at hand. The team has identified potential setbacks during the year 2018 and outlined potential resolution plans to counter-attack the problems the community had faced to own a dream community center in the near future. The team started its vibrant discussion on the basis of project financing and method of source distribution below and m...

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ETCMN held a picnic event

Posted by ETCMN on May 30, 2018 at 5:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Ethiopian Tigray Community held a successful picnic event on Saturday May 26, 2018. The BBQ event was held at Island Lake County Park from 12:00Pm to 9:00PM. Community members and their children had a great time with great food served by the...

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Tigray Communities Forum in North America held a successful Event in LasVegas

Posted by ETCMN on May 9, 2018 at 3:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Tigray Communities Forum in North America, which was formed by communities from 15 states, has held an event on May 2nd 2018 in Las Vegas. The event included a full day panel discussion and a music entertainment night. Many Tegaru from different states participated in the event.

During the day a panel discussion was held with the Forum leaders as panelists. The panelists discussed the issues listed below.

1. Welcome speech, Atlanta Tigray community experience and introduction to t...

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Two events celebrated by ETCMN members in Minnesota

Posted by Mersea Kidan on March 12, 2018 at 2:05 AM Comments comments (0)

ETCMN members celebrated two historical events On March 3rd 2018.

The 1st event was the 122 year of the victory of Adwa organized by Ethiopian Community in Minnesota. THe event was held at Higher Ground acadamy from 2 PM to 6PM. Many honorary guests and historians presented historical facts about the Victory and advised all Ethiopians in Minnesota and around the world to keep their unity. Central to the messages of all guest speakers was that Ethiopians should be united. The main lesson...

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ETCMN Board approved a 2 year operational plan

Posted by ETCMN on February 12, 2018 at 5:15 PM Comments comments (0)

On Saturday February 3. The ETCMN board held a meeting to discuss and pass resolutions on three issues.

The board discussed on 2 years operational plan presented by the chairman and endorsed it. The board also discussed about changing the community website and passed a decision to change the website from to The logo of the community was also discussed as a third agenda and the chairman was tasked with creating ...

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ETCMN chairman expresses solidarity with Ethiopian Somali and other Ethiopian communities

Posted by ETCMN on January 24, 2018 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (1)

The Ethiopian Somali community held a public meeting on January 13, 2018. Present in the meeting were Ethiopian Ambasador to the United States Ato Kasa Tekleberhan, and other Ethiopian Somali State government officials. The Ethiopian Tigray community board members and other community members participated in the public meeting based on the invitation extended to them by the Ethiopian Somali Community in Minnesota. Chairman of ETCMN made the following speech in Amharing during the meeting.

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