Orphan Care Program
For two decades, our partners operating in African villages and local communities have been working to provide loving homes for orphans. This includes the basic necessities of food, clean water and health care, as well as an education so they can build a better life as they enter adulthood.
“Thank you for making me the person I am today. I live, smile, and hope because of you.” –Michelle, from Kabawata Orphanage and Transit Center, Zambia
OUR IMPACT IN 2019
children living at the Lewa Children’s home in Kenya and the Kabwata Orphanage and Transit Centre in Zambia received support for all of their basic needs, including food, education, healthcare and counseling.
children living in foster care received food support, a living allowance, assistance with school fees, and basic healthcare support through the Kabwata Orphange and Transit Centre Outreach Program.
orphaned children living at the Lerato Children’s Village in Zimbabwe were provided with all of their basic needs, including education, healthcare and counseling.
Although Thanksgiving is a uniquely American holiday, that does not mean that dozens of children living at the Lewa Children’s Home do not have plenty to be thankful for every single day. Thanks to the supporters of Bread and Water for Africa®, and of course “Mama”...
At the Lerato Children’s Home in Zimbabwe, schoolchildren do their homework in the evenings by the light of kerosene lamps which are widely used for lighting in rural areas of Africa where there is no electricity. Not only does the low light damage the children’s...
Bread and Water for Africa® Executive Director Beth Tessema recently returned from an extended visit to Kenya to meet with Phyllis Keino, our international spokesperson and founder and director of the Lewa Children’s Home, to evaluate its progress and conduct a needs...