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
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Life's journey is long,
But with love and support,
The path is made bright.
Our StaffMeet 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.
Our FacilityOur 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 MissionRead More
Provide a safe, secure home and education for Tanzania's most vulnerable children, offering them a brighter future.
Sponsor A ChildMake a Difference
Support a child's education, healthcare, and more through our sponsorship program and make a lasting impact on their life.
Visit & VolunteerVolunteer Info
Come explore the stunning foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro and give back to the community by volunteering at our orphanage.
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.