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Building. Building. Building.

Before 200 Orphanages was just a thought bubble above my head, I unloaded heavy adobe blocks in sweltering heat from a van to build a security wall around a grade school in Ayacucho Peru. I joined a group of volunteers intent on finishing the security wall to ensure the children could safely enjoy playground...

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Projects the Love Built

I know it’s almost April, and that 2017 is marching steadily along. I feel as if I’m just getting started on very important things for our partners this year. So here we go! First of all, much of my time in 2017 has been spent with my grandchildren in Arizona. They are filled with...

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Guest Blogger: Everyone Doing Something IS Everything

Collateral Damage, Collateral Beauty By Fred Cornforth Not sure when it began in me–this passion to help orphans. But I remember my response–it was immediate and with my whole being. Orphans. I thought it unbelievable that someone would have to go through that experience, but I knew early in my life I wanted to...

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Driving Change: The Domino Effect

November is Orphan Awareness Month. Most of you know our mission is to raise awareness and funds for projects that serve orphans. Awareness is a vital piece of the puzzle as we look for ways to make a difference in the world and in the lives of orphans. Awareness is key in that until...

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Driving Change: What You and a Bus Can Do

A few, short days after I joined the 200 Orphanages team, we received word that the Ashirvad Children’s Home in India purchased a new bus. Supporters of 200 Orphanages had raised the funds, and we got to see photos of the kids with the new bus right away. Recently, we received more photos from a...

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Safe and Sound

When I think about the children in the care of our partners around the world, I like to imagine what it’s like for them going about their daily lives. When they wake up and get ready for school, I imagine some are morning people, eager and ready to face the day. Still, I imagine...

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Let’s Dance

Introducing Mary Chung: Social Media Director I am so happy to be part of this work! In June of this year I quit my job at a local call center for one of the largest banks in the world. That decision was the biggest leap of faith I’ve ever taken. I had no idea...

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The Wheels On The Bus!

The Wheels on The Bus !!!!

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A Library and A Quilt

I Kare Kids Kuilt!

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You’re Making A Difference In 2016

What happened? It’s almost 4th of July, 2016 and I’m amazed at how fast time goes. That being said, we’re moving sure and steady in our work on behalf of the orphans. Our 2016 theme is “Remember the Orphan in 2016.” I believe the message to help an orphan is getting through, as we...

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