About Yaya Girls

Yaya Girls Mission: The Yaya Girls Program works to create a new class of Ethiopian female role models that will promote gender equality throughout Ethiopia through a semester program focused on running and education. The ultimate goal is to help…

The Yaya Village

The Yaya Village, located in Sululta, 11 kilometers outside the city of Addis Ababa, is the unique home to our Yaya Girls Running Program. Established in 2009 by Joseph Kibur and three other shareholders including double Olympic gold medalist Haile Gebrselassie, the…

Get Involved

Sponsor Us!  I’ve you are interested in sponsoring the Yaya Girls you can donate now, here through our Yaya Girls Paypal account. The Yaya Girls is a non-profit that launched in 2012. On average it costs us $1,000 USD to…