Greetings from

Moshi, Tanzania

Children of Kilimanjaro Orphanage or COKO for short, is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt charitable organization. Our mission is to provide educational, medical and religious services all in a safe, clean and loving environment. We prioritize transparency, ensuring all funds go directly to the children's needs. The orphanage is a big family, made up of the children, staff, and supporters..

Children of Kilimanjaro Orphanage

We are a U.S. based, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

What's Happening at 'COKO' Current Events and News.

  • Mystery Dinner Event

    Come join us for a fun night of great food, great company, all wrapped up in a "who done it" mystery dinner Saturday, February 17, 2024, at Savini's Pomodoro.

    Read More and reserve a seat 
  • Building Our Future

    We have embarked on an ambitious mission to build our own orphanage and secure our future growth and stability. Help us reach that goal.

    More info coming soon. 
  • Personal Tiles

    Show your support with your business or personal name on one of our 16in. X 10in. ceramic wall tiles. Hand painted and sealed you can support us and leave your mark permanently here at the orphanage.

    Available very soon. 
  • Our Motto

    Life's journey is long,
    But with love and support,
    The path is made bright.

    Make A Donation 
  • Our Staff

    Our caretakers offer round-the-clock support, meeting kids' physical and emotional needs. We provide necessities like food, shelter, and clothing, plus education for children to excel.

    Meet Our Staff 
  • Our Facility

    A safe and nurturing home for children in need. Providing a comfortable and secure environment for children to grow and thrive. Take a video tour of our facility

    Our Facility 
  • Our Mission

    Provide a safe, secure home and education for Tanzania's most vulnerable children, offering them a brighter future.

    Read More 
  • Sponsor A Child

    Support a child's education, healthcare, and more through our sponsorship program and make a lasting impact on their life.

    Make a Difference 
  • Visit & Volunteer

    Come explore the stunning foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro and give back to the community by volunteering at our orphanage.

    Volunteer Info 

Inspiring Youth

The people of Tanzania near Kilimanjaro are some of the warmest and most welcoming you will ever meet. The children are full of life and always eager to learn and play. They face many challenges, but their resilience and spirit are truly inspiring. It's a privilege to work alongside them and support their journey towards a brighter future.