Birgunj Mother

The loving house mothers keeping at-risk Nepalese kids safe

July 3, 2020

Keeping children safe and occupied can be a challenge at the best of times. And like most parents will know, COVID-19 and it’s restrictions have tested even the most equipped parents. For the house mothers caring for at-risk and abandoned children at BTO’s unique family homes, COVID-19 has revealed their superpowers! At BTO our mission is to...

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Want to Help Create Impact? Volunteer Positions Now Open

June 30, 2020

Do you want to join a supportive team and help change the lives of some of the world’s most at-risk children? We are extremely excited to be taking on some great new challenges in the new financial year, and we’re looking for some purpose-driven volunteers to help us.COVID-19 has had a big impact on our...

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BTO COVID-19 Response and Partner Update

June 26, 2020

As the world settles in and continues to adapt to the COVID-19 crisis, our partners continue to work tirelessly to support at-risk children in Nepal and Kenya.We have been blown away by the support of our community during our COVID-19 Emergency Child Safety appeal which has enabled us to support our partners to provide urgent...

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We want to share something important with you: Alfrajiri Report

April 23, 2020

As a rule, we like to share positive stories and the beauty and success of the children we support. But we also know it’s essential we share with our community the challenges, situations and risks our partners and children face.Recently our Kenyan program partner Alfajiri sent us a report about how COVID-19 is affecting their...

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Important Country Update: Kenya

April 23, 2020

While a large majority of the world 'shelters in place' the street children of Nairobi in Kenya are facing enormous risks to their safety. With a lack of safe shelter, food and access to water, these children are amongst the most at-risk people in the world.Numbers of confirmed COVID-19 infection are still low in Kenya...

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Important Country Update: Nepal

April 22, 2020

Like most of the world, Nepal is currently in a National Lockdown which, at the time of publishing on 22 April has been confirmed by the government to continue for another two weeks. However, it is widely anticipated the lockdown will be extended for another month.There have now been 31 confirmed cases in Nepal, however,...

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COVID-19 Emergency Child Safety Appeal

April 19, 2020

As an organisation, we like to share the good news with our communities. We like to give you a glimpse of the beauty in our children, an insight into their resilience, and to share the many stories of kids thriving. However, right now we need your help.We are currently in the midst of a child protection...

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Important Update: Keeping the Kids Safe During COVID-19

March 19, 2020

As a global pandemic, the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) is immense and far-reaching.For developing countries, this pandemic poses a significantly high risk to health, safety and social stability.Beyond the Orphanage have been working closely with our in-country program partners in Nepal and Kenya to monitor the local situations, and to implement measures to keep the...

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