As an organization, there are seven values that motivate the work of The Forsaken Children: We are totally dependent on God. We trust that Jesus, not The Forsaken Children, is the Savior the street children of Ethiopia need. We believe that God designed every child to be a part of a family. We respect children. […]
The Forsaken Children invites you to do something different and take Christmas Out of the Box by partnering with us to help give some truly invaluable gifts for children in Ethiopia. And we have three AWESOME ways you can take your gifts “out of the box” with us this Christmas… It’s Simple! Here’s How It […]
We believe lasting hope is synonymous with a sense of permanency for boys and girls. Why is a sense of permanency so important? Take Abel, who was once a child living on the streets. Lasting hope entered his life when The Forsaken Children sought him out and invited him to a drop-in center. For Abel, […]
Metu had suffered a great deal before I met her. How, then, could it be said that God was in the place of her suffering?
By Ed Gillentine, former TFC Board Member and continuous advocate for The Forsaken Children.
I met Sossina, who I now call Sossie, when she was 8 years-old. . . For a reason only God understands, the first moment I laid eyes on Sossie – amidst countless other precious children – she stole my heart.
By Britainy Sholl, Vice Chairwoman of The Forsaken Children. This story is based on a former street child’s real life experiences. Take a moment and get a glimpse of what life is like on the streets from a child’s perspective. Finally, be inspired by how God intervenes to change children’s tragic stories into ones full […]
This summer I spent six weeks with The Forsaken Children‘s team in Ethiopia. During this time, I was privileged to spend each day with a group of boys at the drop-in center, teaching English, playing soccer, and just spending time loving on these amazing guys. The best part was getting to know these young boys […]