over 100,000 kids live on the streets of Ethiopia.


The Forsaken Children is a faith-based, non-profit organization that works to rescue children from the streets, restore them to their families and schools, and rebuild lasting hope through education and Christ’s love.



We work to rescue, rebuild, and restore the street children of Ethiopia. Find out how we do just that.

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Hear from children who were rescued from the streets of Ethiopia and how they are doing now. 

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You make all this possible. There are many ways to help and get involved with The Forsaken Children. 

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April 1-8, 2017

Thank you to those who joined our fight in helping the street children of Ethiopia by participating in our 4th Annual Virtual 5K! Many ran their streets during our race dates, April 1-8.

Registration included a 5K race shirt within the race packet, which will be mailed out soon!

You can still support the #RunYourStreet5K by donating.