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.
OUR IMPACT IN 2017
children who were living at the Lewa Children’s Home in Eldoret, Kenya received food, health care, and other basic needs, as well as an education.
orphans found a loving home at the Kabwata Orphanage and Transit Centre in Lusaka, Zambia.
orphans became the first ones to live in Shinga Development Trust’s Lerato Children’s Home in Mutare, Zimbabwe.
For the last 50 years, Bread and Water for Africa® international spokesperson Phyllis Keino has been “a mother to thousands” of children rescued from the streets of Eldoret, Kenya who have been lovingly taken in by the woman they grow to call “mum.” In recognition of...read more
Marcel, 16, is an orphan in one of the poorest countries in the world – Chad – and as a bright young man, he knows his only hope out of a life of dire poverty begins with graduating secondary school. In addition to finding enough food to eat and water to drink,...read more
Sometimes out of the worst situations and darkest days, a bright light is able to shine, and little Belitha is an example of just that. She was only 9 years old when she arrived at the Kabwata Orphanage and Transit Centre, a longtime partner of Bread and Water for...read more