Tuesday, October 6, 2009

147 Million Orphans

~There are more than 147 Million Orphans world wide.
~Every day 5,760 more children become orphans.
~There are an estimated 14 Million AIDS orphans in Africa alone.
~Each YEAR 14,505,000 orphans age out of the system.
~Each DAY 38,493 orphans age out of system.
~Every SECOND 2.2 orphans age out without every having a forever family to love them the way they deserve.

"...once our eyes are opened, we can't pretend we don't know what to do. God, who weighs our hearts and keeps our soul, knows that we know, and holds us responsible to act."
Proverbs 24:12

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