The Christian Alliance for Orphans unites more than 200 respected Christian organizations and 790+ churches in the expansive field of Christian commitment to the most vulnerable children for collective impact that will last.

Make a Lasting Impact*

Every dollar given between now and December 31

will be matched up to $200,000

*All CAFO administration is covered by sponsors, so 100% of your donations go to fuel CAFO initiatives that grow and guide effective adoption, foster care, and global ministries that care for vulnerable children and families.

You are partnering with us to fuel the following:

Engaging 10% of Churches in Every U.S. County

Engaging 10% of churches in every county in the United States to be involved in foster care with the aim to have more than enough loving homes for every child in foster care by 2025.


Equipping & Training 2,100+ at the CAFO Summit

To educate, train and equip more than 2,100 Christian non-profit organization leaders, church leaders, ministry leaders, foster care and adoptive parents, social workers and other advocates for vulnerable children at the annual CAFO Summit in Dallas May 6-8, 2020.


50+ National Networks Worldwide

To see 50+ effective national networks in countries worldwide by 2021: each well-equipped and well-connected, enabling the local church to serve effectively as God’s first answer to the orphaned and neglected children of that place.


2,000+ localized Orphan + Stand Sunday events in 100+ countries

To expand foster care and adoption awareness through the Orphan Sunday and Stand Sunday campaigns through 2,000+ of localized events in 100+ countries.


Personal Coaching Sessions for 50+ Ministry Leaders

Personal coaching sessions for 50+ ministry leaders growing foster and adoption ministries.


Train 200+ Students, Interns, Non-profit Staff, Advocates and Ministry Leaders

Train 200+ students, interns, non-profit staff, advocates and ministry leaders through the OVC Essentials course educating them on the key concerns, best practices, and skills needed for a career working with vulnerable children.


A New Center for Justice, Mercy & Spiritual Formation

A NEW Center for Justice, Mercy & Spiritual Formation to give focused leadership to helping those who work in this field of ministry to thrive spiritually, emotionally, intellectually, physically, and relationally. Providing both vision and tools for the full integration of Christian “justice ministry” with lifelong “soul care” practices.

A New Center for Thriving Families

A NEW Center for Thriving Families to serve adoptive and foster families – including resources, training opportunities, access to trusted counseling and other critical services in partnership with research institutions. The Center will be the focal point for national and global work to see that every adoptive and foster family have ready access to the best available resources and support.

This four-star rating means CAFO meets the highest standards established by Charity Navigator in fiscal management and in CAFO’s unwavering commitment to transparency and accountability.