Street Child Restoration

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The Forsaken Children’s (TFC) street child restoration ministry is a multifaceted project that works with two primary groups of children: those who are on the verge of “streetism” and those who are full time street children. The central component of TFC’s work with these two groups of children is the transforming Gospel of Jesus Christ. […]

Sustainability: Kota Ganate

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Kota Ganate represents The Forsaken Children’s (TFC) commitment to sustainability. Through the Kota Ganate Agriculture Project TFC aims to: Support the street child restoration ministry in Lideta (Addis Ababa), Ethiopia via sustainable income generation Reduce child trafficking in southern Ethiopia via improved agricultural production and economic growth Kota Ganate means “Hidden Garden” in the tribal language of […]

Lasting Hope Gala

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  You Are Invited To a Night of Lasting Hope Say Goodbye to Joe and Karyn Bridges The Forsaken Children’s co-founders, Joe and Karyn Bridges, and their three children are moving to Ethiopia to work with our Ethiopian team at the end of this year. Joe will be transitioning into the role of Field Director, allowing him to pursue […]


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Family Reintegration

Watch Alemayu's Reunion With His Mother, a beautiful success story unfolded for you in the video above:

Alemayu, an 11-year-old boy, was taken from his home in rural Ethiopia when he was 7-years-old to work in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s Capital. Seen here is the moment he sees his mother for the first time after being gone for 4 years. Thanks to The Forsaken Children and especially their ground efforts in Ethiopia, Alemayu is now living with his family again.

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