ANCOP Canada Welcomes Bishop of Ethiopia to the CFC ANCOP Office in Toronto

ANCOP Canada cordially welcomes Ethiopian Bishop Lisane-Christos Matheos of the Ethiopian Catholic Church Eparchy of Bahir Dar -Dessie in Ethiopia during his visit on May 15 at ANCOP head office in Vaughan.


With him are clergies, Fr. Abayneh Franswa from Washington, D.C. and Fr. Isaias Dulla Argaw from Nativity of Mary Ethiopian Catholic Community in Toronto.


Bahir Dar, capital city of the Amhara region in Northern Ethiopia is one of the two Ethiopian cities that ANCOP Canada opened its Child Sponsorship Program in January 2018. The second city being Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital and largest city.

From left to right: ANCOP Canada’s Ralph Morales, Fr Isaias, Al Basilio, Bishop Matheos, Pilar Dimaculangan, Fr Abayneh. Luisa Garcia, Vicky de Guzman and Elen Diokno

ANCOP Canada currently supports 70 Scholars in Ethiopia of which 10 are Seminarians from the Capuchin Franciscan Order in Addis Ababa.


For as low as $38 monthly you can give a gift of education to a child in Ethiopia. Sponsor a child today.

On a related news, Bro Ricky Cuenca was also a recent visitor to Ethiopia. Here he is with the sponsored children from Ethiopia.

On a related news, Bro Ricky Cuenca was also a recent visitor to Ethiopia. Here he is with the sponsored children from Ethiopia.

Bro Ricky here with the sponsored seminarians.

Bro Ricky here with the sponsored seminarians.




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