Open Arms Home

To find caring partners to help us meet the needs of the children at Open Arms. Together, with the generous support of donors and the love of our volunteers and staff, we can make a difference!
Our Mission
We exist for one reason: to provide a loving residential environment that serves the emotional, physical and developmental needs of orphaned, abandoned and disadvantaged children in the Eastern Cape of South Africa.

Our Purpose
To make a lasting difference for the children we serve by providing a loving environment in which they can grow intellectually, emotionally and spiritually. We want our children to know the love of neighbor and the love of our caring God!
Our Hope
To find caring partners to help us meet the needs of the children at Open Arms. Together, with the generous support of donors and the love of our volunteers and staff, we can make a difference!

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  • Open Arms celebrates 10 years!

    On Saturday, February 27 we celebrated the 10-year anniversary of Open Arms Home for Children. Visitors from the United States, local dignitaries, Rot ...
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  • Open Arms merchandise

    Check out the updated store section on the this site. Our relationship with Cafe Press allows you the opportunity to purchase many Open Arms product ...
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  • Our New Executive Director

    Welcome our new Executive Director, Stuart Ralph. Stuart is a native South African who brings a wealth of experience in child care to Open Arms. ...
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