Category Archives: The Kids

11-28-16 / Six Years Ago Today…

Dear friends, Today is a very special day! Today we celebrate life, love, and hope. Today is Lale Chicha’s 6th birthday. I hold Lale very dear to my heart. Six years ago today, Lale Chicha was born to an unwed … Continue reading

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10-12-16 / 2016 Year End Campaign #SincerelyLale

Dear friends, Omo Child needs your help and we need it today! As you know, we run almost entirely on individual donors; people like you who have been touched by our work and contributed to our mission. Right now, we … Continue reading

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4-29-16 / Omo Child Documentary Now Available!

Dear Omo Child Family, The moment we’ve all been waiting for! The award winning documentary Omo Child: The River and the Bush is now available! We could not be more excited to announce that the Omo Child Movie is on … Continue reading

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3-04-15 / Welcome Baby Muse To The Omo Child Family

  Dear Friends, Balo Banko is a 20 year old girl in Southwest Ethiopia living a nightmare we cannot even imagine. While expecting her first baby, in her world, her baby was seen as a curse.  The only way to … Continue reading

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12-01-14 / A Message from Co-Founder Lale Labuko

Dear Friends, My wife, Gido, and I had a baby girl, Regina, born in June of 2007.  I cannot explain the feelings that came over me the second I saw her beautiful face!  I became a father!  Of course I … Continue reading

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11-01-14 / More Than A Home

  Dear Friends, With your love, compassion and support Omo Child has been able to rescue and provide for 44 wonderful children. They have all been given a second chance at life. We could not have gotten this far without … Continue reading

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5-28-14 / Kara, Hamer, and Bena Tribe Elders Bless the Children

A few weeks ago,  on April 19th, elders from the Kara, Hamer, and Bena tribes came to the Omo Child home in Jinka, Ethiopa for a very special event.  The elders came to meet, visit with and most importantly bless … Continue reading

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2-23-14 / A Huge Thank You to our Supporters

 photo: Nadia Salameh Dear Friends and Supporters, All of us at Omo Child could not be more grateful for all of the support we received this giving season. The goal for our Creating Big Smiles Bright Futures campaign was to … Continue reading

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8-25-12 / 1st Annual OMO CHILD Clothing Drive

Clothing List OMO CHILD is planning its 1st Annual Clothing Drive and we NEED your help! We are asking for clothing and shoe donations for our 37 rescued kids living in our OMO CHILD Home. We also ask that you … Continue reading

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