About us

St. Athanasius foundation whose founder members had for a long time watched in agony the plight of destitute children whose lot is to sleep on streets without a blanket and to share food with abandoned domestic animals and wild birds.The members on the 18/March /2005 resolved to find ways and means of intervening in this children’s suffering, initially by gradual process of absorbing these children into a normal life by attracting them to a care center where they could be given the basic necessities of life and subsequently turn them into self-sustaining individuals.


To ensure equal opportunities for all children who would otherwise grow up with an indelible grudge against society well as OUR MISSION stays;To give comfort, protection and care to the children who litter the streets of the city, mainly Orphans of AIDS scourge and of single parents who have left their children loose to face the vices of urban life.


1To give the children a firm religious background that will mold them into responsible future citizens.
2To establish a home that will initially accommodate about 203 children.
3To give vocational training in selected skills.
4To promote or help in promoting the protection of the rights of children.
5To mobilize funds locally, nationally and internationally for the fulfillment of the foundation’s objectives.