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Ministry partners addressing “Orphans & Widows”:


Altar84 exists to glorify God by mobilizing His people to care for orphans and vulnerable children until there are no more. We do this by equipping, empowering, and engaging the church and families to care for the least of these through: AltarCare, AltarWorks, and AltarNetworks.

Both Hands

Both Hands helps families fundraise for their adoptions. A family gathers a team of volunteers and Both Hands coaches them to coordinate a service project fixing up a widow's home. The family and their team send letters to raise sponsorship for their day of service. The funds raised help an orphan be adopted into a forever family. Both Hands - One for the widow. One for the orphan.

Christian Alliance for Orphans

The Christian Alliance for Orphans unites 160 respected organizations as well as churches worldwide. Together, we work to inspire, equip & connect Christians for effective global: orphan care, adoption and foster care.  Our vision is to see every orphan experience God’s unfailing love through His people.

Eternal Perspective Ministries

Eternal Perspective Ministries is a Bible-believing Christ-centered nonprofit organization with two goals: to teach the principles of God's Word, emphasizing an eternal viewpoint and to reach the needy in Christ's name, calling attention to the needs of the unreached, unfed, unclothed, unsheltered, unsupported, unborn, unreconciled, and untrained.

International Justice Mission

Inspired by God’s call to love all people and seek justice for the oppressed, IJM protects the poor from violence by rescuing victims, bringing the criminals to justice, restoring survivors to safety and strength, and helping local law enforcement build a safe future that lasts.

LifeSong for Orphans

The mission of Lifesong is to bring joy and purpose to orphans. We seek to mobilize the church so that each member can provide a unique and special service: some to adopt, some to care, some to give, some to go. Through culture changing orphan care, sustainable business, indigenous adoption, church partnerships and adoption funding, Lifesong is coming alongside the orphan with holistic intentionality and deep care. 


Lifeline exists to manifest the Gospel to vulnerable children. We do this by discipling, engaging and equipping the Body of Christ towards adoption, foster care, orphan care and support.
 Lifeline works holistically to disciple children and families by partnering with the local church through these ministries: Adoption & Birthmothers, Foster Care, (Un)adopted, and Crossings.

Show Hope

Show Hope is a movement to care for orphans, restoring the hope of a family to orphans in distress around the world. Founded by Steven Curtis Chapman and his wife Mary Beth, this nonprofit organization is helping to make a difference for the millions of orphans and waiting children around the world. Primarily they do this through Adoption Aid financial grants that help give orphans families and Special Care Centers in China that help orphans with special needs. Through programs like their Advocates, Student Initiatives, and Sponsorship, they are truly mobilizing a movement of individuals and communities who show hope to children in need.