TBLI, partners with others to provide clothing for orphans and at-risk children, assists the local church to begin or improve upon existing feeding programs for the children; provide basic first aid & school supplies. Assists girls and women w/ education & voc. training for older orphans & women. To meet the needs of the 63 orphans in our care, plans have been made to build a children's village w/ 8 -10 culturally sensitive, family-style homes, a multi-purpose building for school, church, and as a community kitchen and center, & a small infirmary. We are working to improve health & school/job attendance by providing clean water filters that stop 99.999% of water-borne bacteria and amoeba.