"Elikya" is the Lingala word for HOPE.  

 

Our Mission

Our mission is to bring hope to orphans in Congo.  We provide education, nutrition, and medical care to the orphans at Amiband orphanage in the capital city of Kinshasa.


What We've Achieved

  • Funded school for 21 children in 2016 and 32 children for the  2017-18 school year.
  • Bought backpacks and shoes for children attending school.
  • Paid for all fees and uniforms for children attending school.
  • Provided new bunk beds for all children at Amiband orphanage.
  • Purchased a large water filter for clean water for the orphanaage.
  • Covered the medical costs for sick children.
  • Funded a deposit on a new living space for Amiband orphanage.
  • Provided monthly food stipends for children and employees at Amiband orphanage.
  • Purchased a space and equipment for a new Sewing Center for young girls to learn a trade to provide for their families.

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
— Nelson Mandela