This is an easy way for us to explain to you how we are spending your donations in strengthening the care structure of the children we support.  The Keep a Child Sponsorship Scheme encompasses all the projects and groups them under four categories.

100% of your money is used

Because our admin costs are underwritten by Danbro and our brand and marketing is provided free of charge by The Media Collective, we promise that 100% of your donations go directly to our projects.

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International Crisis Response Team

This report from a global security company underpins why we are building an International Crisis Response capability within Operation Orphan.

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Chilwell School supports orphans in Sierra Leone

What a fantastic way to kick off the new school year. This week, I visited the year 8s at Chilwell School to receive a fabulous donation.

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100% Success

I spoke to Philip this morning who was excited to tell me some great news.

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Boots on the Ground in DR Congo

After returning from DR Congo last week, Brad has an update on how the team at Hebron Home is managing to make an impact.

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Amatelaz Success Stories

Here's a little insight into three special people.

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Rubbish Science - Rohingya Refugees

Rubbish Science aims to empower communities through the development of scientific literacy.

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Christmas is Coming

Alternative Christmas gifts have become increasingly popular over the years. With a genuine effort to avoid consumerism, people are on the lookout for something meaningful to give to loved ones at this festive time of year. Look no further.

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Critical Care Unit in Ghana

A wonderful update from our Project Co-ordinator, Ann Carpenter. Read her personal account here.

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DR Congo - Hebron Home

We are working with project co-ordinators Marie and Donald Kazadi at Hebron Home in the Katanga Region, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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UK - Forget-Me-Notts

Forget-Me-Notts is our first UK based project. The project began by providing chocolates at Christmas and Easter for children who are either in or known to the care system. For many of these children this will be the only gift they receive.

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Jordan - Keep a Child

To date millions of Syrians and Iraqis have fled the conflict by crossing the border into Jordan and other surrounding countries.

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Jamaica - Keep a Child

Project coordinator Veronica is working with her local school, helping vulnerable children to have the chance of an education.

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Nepal - Keep a Child

Operation Orphan began working in Nepal after responding to the Earthquakes of 2015. This was the first deployment of our Crisis Response Team and whilst in country Brad forged a great partnership with a local organisation called the National Mission Commission of Nepal.

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Iraq - Keep a Child

Our project coordinators Sam and Steve Fletcher have established a direct support link to orphaned children living in Northern Iraq.

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Vietnam - Friendship House

Looking after children requires long term commitment. Our partnership with Friendship House continues to empower the local team to raise these children, creating hope for a brighter future.

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Uganda - Pencott Valley School

Operation Orphan are working with our partners at Pencott Valley Primary School in Uganda to provide education for orphans and vulnerable children living in the surrounding slum.

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Not Convinced?

We look at it like this…what does it cost to take care of a child where we live? 

We buy food, pay for heating bills, make sure they are happy, check they have their coat on before leaving the house, celebrate their birthdays, take them to the doctors when they are feeling sick and buy the medicine so they get better, brush their hair, ensure they are safe and kiss them goodnight. 

Our dream is for the children we support to have a care structure around them providing the same level of care that we would for our own children.  Join us in seeing this dream become reality.