world without orphans
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foundations for active engagement

Collaboration Path

You are ready to meet with others to pray for direction regarding whom to contact and how to initiate policies, and/or programs that will serve orphans and vulnerable children.

Think about other leaders with whom you can meet regularly. Then, together, with your newly formed team, review the resources below and prayerfully design an action plan to further your community culture for caring for vulnerable children forward.

Use the Living Refreshed page resources to support your personal walk with the Lord as you travel this path.

Structure and Movements

There are many types of support structures and you will know best which traditional or non-traditional structure may fit your local or national "without orphans" team and cultural context. WWO has learned from many other networks, organizations and movements and has worked to facilitate movement, without trying to control the movement. Transform...
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Church Awareness: Online Resources

Orphan Sunday

Resources to Organize a Congregational Event
The Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO) identifies one Sunday in November as Orphan Sunday and provides this library of resources to support the organization and implementation of an awareness-building event for churches and local Christian non-profits. Find great resources on the Orphan Sunday site!
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Team Building: Powerpoint Presentation

Capacity Building!

Change and Collaboration in Action by Ruby M Johnston for World Without Orphans
To effect change in a community, community stakeholders need to work together. They need to collaborate. This is a presentation designed to be used in a group setting to build community capacity for change via intentional collaboration. Download the Capacity Building Powerpoint
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Capacity Building: Congregational Training

Opportunities for Service for the Local Church

Mobilizing the Church for Action
Developed by Home for Good, this is a group discussion guide that challenges congregations to prayerfully respond to the needs of vulnerable children in their community. It also provides practical action steps to take. Download Opportunities for Service for the Local Church Document
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