In a world where children living in adversity can have their lives transformed
— but it’s all about what you do now.
AATC advocates for the needs of children so that they may be the last generation
that experiences the trauma of losing their parents from preventable, treatable diseases or be prey to child sexual
abuse, violence or abduction.
We believe in a future for these kids and intend to do everything we can to make
it a bright one — with your help!
“I think you have to do all that you can. You don't really know how much you
can help others until you start.”
Mark Ronson - Global Ambassador Arms Around The Child
Just remember before you read on that caring for children is not a quick
It’s not like drilling a well or giving a micro loan.
It’s a big deal!
Their little hearts and souls are precious and continuity is important
We work to provide a loving home, medical treatment, protection, respect and
education for children who have lost their parents or are living in adversity including sexual abuse, neglect or
To give you an idea of what can be done, this is how we would spend LeBron James’ annual salary:
Ten orphan care homes in India for ten years supplying all the children’s
Building a protective village for children in child-headed households in
Soweto, South Africa. Sustaining the village for two years.
Building two villages in India for street children. Sustaining these
villages each year.
Building a farm to sustain mothers and children at Nkosi’s Haven,
Johannesburg, South Africa.
Building a center for skills training for kids who Age out of the village or
orphan care centers — one in South Africa, two in India.
Expanding the work of Bobbi Bear to reach and rescue more sexually abused
children across, South Africa.
Funding an entire clinic with AIDS care in Kampala, Uganda.
Funding 1400 children living in child headed households for two
Create a platform for U.S families to buy a Bobbi Bear and educate their
children about child sexual abuse whilst donating to kids in Africa.
Creating campaigns for Arms Around The Child and raising consciousness on
TOTAL = ALL TEN COMBINED EQUAL ONE YEAR OF THE
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WHAT THE PROPHETS SAY:
“The earth, the air, the land and the water are not an inheritance from
our fore fathers but on loan from our children. So we have to handover to them at least as it was handed over to
“Hungry not only for bread — but hungry for love. Naked not only for
clothing — but naked for human dignity and respect. Homeless not only for want of a room of bricks — but homeless
because of rejection.”
“Then he took a little child and had him stand among them. He put his arms
around the child and said to them, Whoever welcomes a child like this in my name welcomes me. Whoever welcomes me
welcomes not me but the one who sent me.”
“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in
which it treats its children.”
“What's done to the children is done to society.”
“The best of the houses is the house where an orphan gets love and
“If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a
real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.”
“It is not how much you do, but how much love you put into the doing that
“Safety and security don’t just happen, they are the result of
collective consensus and public investment. We owe our children, the most vulnerable citizens in our society, a life
free of violence and fear.”
“Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see
into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.”