Changing lives, one orphan at a time.

Since 2013, we have continued our mission to sponsor 99 orphans every year. Will you join us?

We're young people building the agency and skills needed to

99 Orphans started with a dream. In 2013, a student activist group based out of Delaware mobilized to spread awareness about orphans around the world. The youth-led movement became determined to meet their goal of sponsoring 99 orphans, and it succeeded. We’re now known as the 99 Orphans Project, a youth-powered movement sponsoring and enriching the lives of orphans and youth.

21 Orphans sponsored this year


Let's meet our goal, together.

Start your team in
three easy steps.

Find your dream team.

It could be anyone: your friends, schoolmates, or even your neighbors!


Let your creativity flow.

Plan your project with the help of the 99 Orphans team. Want to make cake pops for orphans? Done! Want to run a Kahoot Zoom fundraiser? Awesome! It's completely up to you.


Share your story with the world.

After you finish your project, write about it or record a video and we'll publish it to this website!


Stories from the

A Great Beginning

Alhamdulillah, the 99 Orphans Project has seen a great beginning.  From the beginning of April, youth signed up to become members of the project, eagerly choosing roles and looking forward to raising money for orphans.  On Friday, April 12th, the members had our first official meeting in which we discussed

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5 Orphans and Counting!

Our treasurer recently announced to our group that we have $1800 (5 orphans), with a recent donation from AKWA (American Kotku Women Association) who sponsored one orphan!  We’ve been extremely grateful for the donations coming in from generous donors who care about the orphans around the world. With our second

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Why Should We Help Orphans

There are many reasons why we should all lend a hand to help orphans.We should help them because these people have no one.  They are often the most vulnerable to being brought up in lives of crime, sold off into slavery, or turned in soldiers.  These are babies, toddlers, and

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Introduction Video

Assalamualaikum! Watch our introduction video to learn more about our project and get inspired to donate! 

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$600 per year

Do you have the means to sponsor an orphan?

Sponsoring an orphan helps provide for their food, clothing, and education for 1 year.

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