Tag Archives: Omo Child

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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12-30-15 / End of the Year

Happy New Year! With 2015 coming to a close, we are so very grateful to each and every one of you and all that you have done for Omo Child.  You have already begun to impact our children’s lives. You … Continue reading

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8-19-15 / Omo Child Documentary: Raising Awareness and Winning Awards

Dear Friends, We knew Omo Child: The River and the Bush (produced by Little Pass Films) was off to a great start when it won “Best Documentary” at its World Premier at the DC Independent Film Festival in February of … Continue reading

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7-27-15 / Summer Update – Clean Water in the Kara Tribe!

  Dear Friends, We have just returned from the Omo Valley where we celebrated the dedication of clean water projects at the three main Kara villages. Using state of the art solar technology to pump and purify, nearly 6000 people … 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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1-05-15 / More Than A Home – Thank You!

  Dear Friends, We want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for making our More Than A Home campaign so successful. Thanks to you, we raised $69,850. As you all know, Omo Child is completely donor funded. Thanks … 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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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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