LATEST ARTICLES
  1. AVIS Rental Car
  2. Town Hall Meeting in Atlanta
  3. Call for Advertisers
  4. ESFNA mourns the loss of one its icons – Million Gebre Yesus
  5. The Official Atlanta 2019 Logo

General News

AVIS Rental Car
May 22, 2019

ESFNA is pleased to announce that it has partnered with AVIS as its official rental car provider of the 36th Annual Sports Tournament and Cultural Festival in Atlanta.  As a result, all ESFNAites are eligible for the benefits AVIS has to offer for both personal and business travel. To ensure everyone receives all the benefits…

Town Hall Meeting in Atlanta
May 11, 2019

ESFNA’s executive committee is coming to Atlanta on May 18th, 2019 to meet with vendors and the Atlanta community to discuss the 36th annual tournament and cultural festival. The meeting is mandatory for all vendors, particularly for food vendors. All food vendors must attend this meeting. If you do not live in Atlanta, you must…

Call for Advertisers
May 2, 2019

ESFNA is proud to announce that, continuing the tradition, it will be publishing its annual Magazine again this year, highlighting the 31 Member Clubs’, Guests of Honor, ESFNA’s 2019 Special Events, Game Schedule, relevant articles, recognition from the City of Atlanta and more. Though limited, this edition will also offer advertising spaces for community and…

ESFNA mourns the loss of one its icons – Million Gebre Yesus
April 22, 2019

The ESFNA family is mourning the passing of its longest serving board member and ESFNA icon, Million G/ Yesus. Million was associated with ESFNA since the early 80’s as a member of 2 Los Angeles area soccer clubs, founder of the Abebe Bikila Sports Club, influential board member and Finance Chair in the ESFNA Executive Committee. Million was a memorable and recognizable…

The Official Atlanta 2019 Logo
April 16, 2019
It is Official! The Atlanta 2019 logo is now available for download in various file formats for use by the press or third party promotion. It is imperative that everyone read the logo usage guidelines included in the folder.   Click here to download
2019 Player Registration Open
April 15, 2019

The Early Player Registration is now Open! Team representatives, please visit the registration window to register your team for Atlanta 2019!  The last day to register without late fee is June 15, 2019. Go ESFNA!

ESFNA Wins Lawsuit
March 22, 2019

The law firm of Demissie & Church is pleased to announce that it has successfully defended The Ethiopian Sport Federation in North America in the lawsuit filed by its former board member, Asfaw Teferi. In August 2016, the trial court dismissed the lawsuit filed by Asfaw and ordered him to pay ESFNA $24,051 in legal…

Vendor Registration Open!
March 20, 2019
Dear prospective vendors, we appilogize for the late announcenent due to circumstances beyond our control to finalize the host city and venue contracts. We are now pleased to inform you that online vendor registration is open for the 2019 ESFNA Sport and cultural event to be held in Atlanta, GA from June 30 to July...
It is Official! ESFNA coming to Atlanta in Summer 2019!
March 17, 2019

እንኳን ለ36ኛው የሰሜን አሜሪካ የኢትዮጵያውያን የስፖርትና የባህል ፌዴሬሽን አመታዊ ዝግጅት አደረሳችሁ አደረሰን። ይህ በየአመቱ ከመላው አሜሪካ፣ ከካናዳ፣ ከአውሮፓና ከተለያዩ የአለም ክፍሎች ኢትዮጵያውያንን በአንድነት በማሰባሰብ የሚታወቀው ESFNA የዘንድሮውን አመታዊ ዝግጅት በጆርጂያ ግዛት በምትገኘው ውብ ከተማ በሆነችው አትላንታ ከጁን 30 ጀምሮ እስከ ጁላይ 6 ልዩና ደማቅ በሆነ ሁኔታ የሚያከብር መሆኑን ፌደሬሽኑ በደስታ ይገልፃል። ተጨማሪ መረጃዎችን በድረ ገጻችን…

Rest in Peace ET302 Passengers and Crew
March 10, 2019

It is with great sadness and shock that we, members of the ESFNA executive staff, board members, players and extended family, express our deepest condolences to those that lost their lives on Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 that crashed on its way to Nairobi. We cannot imagine the pain and hardship of those that were near and…