Start Making a Difference in Their Lives Today

Help us provide a community of support, a home, an education and most importantly, a full future of possibility for abused, orphaned and abandoned children in Kenya.

The FOKO Story

The FOKO Story

The story of Friends of Kenyan Orphans begins with two people, Bud and Sue Ozar, who have dedicated their lives to humanitarian work, and whose path led them to a country where they witnessed children suffering and were moved to try to help: Kenya.

Sponsor a Child

Sponsor a Child

Your sponsorship of a student will result in a home, health care, education, and a safe and caring environment where she will form lasting and trusting relationships with both adults and children.

Planned Giving

Planned Giving

There are creative and mutually beneficial ways to support Friends of Kenyan Orphans through “planned gifts” where through thoughtful planning a win-win result is created for you and the orphaned and abandoned children of Kenya.

Our Stories

photo of girls in light blue school uniforms smiling

Planned Giving

At Friends of Kenyan Orphans, we are dedicated to providing vulnerable children with a safe, nurturing environment and the opportunity to thrive. Your support ...

smiling middle school students sitting at a table selling lollipops

St. Luke School Fundraiser for FoKO

Heartfelt gratitude to St. Luke School for their recent fundraiser benefitting Friends of Kenyan Orphans! Their amazing efforts in the student-led ...

group photo of foko board and staff

Happy Thanksgiving from FoKO

Today, on this day of thanksgiving and reflection, we want to extend our appreciation to all of YOU - our donors and the champions of our mission. Our lives, ...

girls in blue shirts smiling

International Day of the Girl Child Campaign

WE DID IT! We exceeded our $11,000 goal for the International Day of the Girl Child campaign, and it was all thanks to YOU, our amazing supporters. Whether you ...

girls sitting at desks in blue school uniforms smiling at the camera

Back to School

Here in the U.S., children are finally all "back to school" for the start of the 2023/24 school year. In Kenya, schools follow the calendar year, so ...

closeup of a young girl smiling at the camera in a burgundy knit hat and sweater

National Nonprofit Day

Did you know that today is National Nonprofit Day? This day was set aside to recognize the positive impacts nonprofits have on communities and the world. Today ...

Read all FoKO Stories