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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  • The Open Arms 150 is coming!

    The second annual Open Arms 150 bike ride is scheduled for Friday, October 10 through Sunday, October 12 along the beautiful Katy Trail in Missouri. ...
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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 Directors

    We are very happy to announce that Mark and Amy Rolfes are the new Executive Directors at Open Arms Home for Children. Click here to read more about t ...
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