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 EventRead More and reserve a seat
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.
Building Our FutureMore info coming soon.
We have embarked on an ambitious mission to build our own orphanage and secure our future growth and stability. Help us reach that goal.
Personal TilesAvailable very soon.
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.
Our MottoMake A Donation
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.