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Please Help Orphans and Vulnerable Children Organization (OVC Rwanda)

It has rained so much here, pray for our orphans who have no place to sleep... be blessed

OVC Rwanda

(KIGALI) - The organization Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Rwanda, currently named OVC Rwanda, is a non profit organization which cares orphans and other vulnerable children, disabled or living desperate.

OVC Rwanda was created in 1995, just one year after the genocide perpetrated against Tutsi in Rwanda where many children were living in trouble out of dignity. Emmanuel Uwamahoro, himself as a former orphan, greatly contributed to its foundation and its development.

Actually OVC Rwanda serves up to 100 children three(3)months up to 18 years old; 1500 children in foster families, old people in Rutongo home and poorest unmarried women living with HIV/AIDS.

What Does OVC Do?

OVC Rwanda does a lot of activities linked with children education, health and social development. For aged people and poorest unmarried women living with HIV/AIDS, OVC Rwanda pleads for their cases for better improvement.

Where is it located?

OVC Rwanda leads the orphanage at Masaka in Kicukiro District of Kigali City. Here, two hundred capacities dormitories are building up as a new orphanage settlement after rainy destroy of the former orphanage in Nyarugenge District.

There is a disabled children center at Rutongo where actually 70 children are sheltered. However a vocational training center at Byimana in Southern Province knows more than 200 young men and girls while near 1500 children are in foster families.

Aged people, near 50 receive social care at Rutongo while more than 200 kids are at Kinyinya nursery school in Gasabo District of Kigali City. Unmarried mothers are wandering in Kigali City but regularly come to OVC Rwanda headquarter for support.

OVC Rwanda is always with its groups and never gives up.

OVC Rwanda members, all volunteers, fights for children rights and other weak people like aged or poorest.

Continuous Operation

OVC Rwanda uses to be familiarized with donors who feel concerned by compassion. They give money, food, wear and other material, school fees, recreational support and different gifts that may bring Joy and reinforcing capacities… P.O.Box 4575 Kigali

Rwanda Cell :+250788494148 Email



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