American Relief Agency for the Horn of Africa (ARAHA)

Mission Statement: To strive to alleviate the suffering from hunger, illiteracy, diseases, and poverty in the Horn of Africa, as well as to help the East African community in Minnesota.

Primary Address

3900 Jackson St. NE

Columbia Heights, Minnesota 55421


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  • Emergency Drought Response Project

    Humanitarian aid project in 4 countries

    By the end of 2016 and beginning of 2017 severe drought hit in ARAHA's operational areas in the of horn Africa, mainly the drought has hit Somalia, Kenya and Sudan. ARAHA responded by distribution of food baskets... Learn more

    Last updated September 19, 2017

  • Water sanitation and hygeine

    Water sanitation and hygiene project in 4 countries

    Number of Hund dug water wells(more than 36 water wells so far) are developed and being developed for all the different four countries ARAHA works. Those water wells are funded by different partners and individual... Learn more

    Last updated July 28, 2017

  • Health and Diseases Prevention

    Health project in 2 countries

    Health and Disease Prevention is an ongoing focus area that aims to combat disease and introduce health initiatives that will improve communities. ARAHA is currently providing medical equipment to hospitals... Learn more

    Last updated July 27, 2017

  • Containers of Higher Education Books

    Education project in Somalia

    ARAHA this year was able to ship six containers of 40 ft full of needed higher education books in Somalia. Three containers were distributed among 30 Universities and colleges in and around Mogadishu. The remaining... Learn more

    Last updated July 27, 2017

  • Food Security and Livelihoods

    Agriculture project in Ethiopia

    ARAHA provides a milking goats, a dairy cow, or a donkey and cart for poor families to generate income and become self-sufficient and successful. Our dairy goat project provides a steady supply of nutritious milk... Learn more

    Last updated July 27, 2017