Tag Archives: Mingi

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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12-27-14 / More Than A Home – Last Chance to Give 2014!

  Dear Friends, As we wrap up another year at Omo Child, we can’t help but to look back at 2014; the goals that we accomplished, the losses we experienced and the countless privileges we are entrusted with for the … 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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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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2-26-14 / Lale Labuko: Cultural Superhero by Laura Grace Weldon

Laura Grace Weldon wrote a wonderful piece on her blog about Lale Labuko and Omo Child. Thank you Laura for helping raise awareness and helping to tell our story! Laura Grace Weldon is an author and editor.  She’s the author … Continue reading

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1-25-13 / Steve McCurry Expedition: Omo Valley 2013

Steve McCurry in the Omo.  Steve McCurry, legendary photographer, will be hosting a photography expedition to the Omo Valley in Ethiopia this Summer. Dates: August 4 to August 14, 2013 This once in a lifetime expedition with Steve McCurry will … Continue reading

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1-10-13 / Steve McCurry Fine Art Prints and Posters for OMO CHILD

Steve McCurry for OMO CHILD. Steve McCurry, the world renown photographer, will be offering signed edition photographic prints and posters for sale benefiting OMO CHILD. Steve McCurry in the Omo, Summer 2012. Photo: John Rowe.  These photographic prints and poster selections … Continue reading

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12-06-12 / Tim Williams Runs for OMO CHILD

See Tim’s Coverage in the Rancho Santa Fe Review! Dear Friends, Tim Williams at the finish line of a 13.1 mile half-marathon on December 2, 2012 running for OMO CHILD! Thank you, Tim, for running on behalf of OMO CHILD. … Continue reading

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10-10-12 / KPBS Interview with Dwane Brown

Dear Friends, Please watch this Interview: John Rowe interviewed by KPBS  Thank you and Enjoy! OMO CHILD  

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