Sponsor an orphan like me…

Yar Akol Gai

DOF Orphan

Yar Akol Gai is an orphan from Bortown of Jonglei State. Her father passed away when she was still very little and since then her mother has been taking care of her sending her to school. Yar finished 8th grade and her mother has been unable to send her to high school. Yar is sponsored by DOF and DOF is now looking for the long term sponsor for her. Please become a sponsor of this young woman who desperately need education.

Become Yar Akol Gai’s sponsor today!


Akech M. Ajang

DOF Orphan

Akech Majok Ajang is a 18 years old girl, a Southern Sudanese by nationality. Her father was killed in 1996 as a result of the long civil war in Sudan; her father was killed before her mother gives birth to her. The young girl later born and was then named “AKECH” meaning a child born following the death of a family member in Dinka dialect. A single mother brought her up. Her mother worked as a nurse in the hospital where she earns money for living and to cares for her. Unfortunately, Akech beloved mother passed away in 2008 leaving her in a miserable life. Orphan child like Akech needed your help. It only cost $1,200 a year to sponsor Akech to boarding school. Please help us continue sponsoring Akech by clicking on the donate button and make your life-changing donation today. Remember, the little donation you make today make a big differences in Akech life. Thank you for your compassion and generosity

90% of your donation dollars go directly to satisfying orphan needs.

Your donation brings about a brighter future to the orphans of Jonglei State, South Sudan, and help them to pursue quality education.

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Our Mission

The mission of Deng Opportunities Foundation (DOF) is to mobilize caring individuals and businesses around the world to meet the educational and developmental needs of South Sudanese orphans so that they can help build a better society in their homeland

Our Values

To dramatically improve the long-term lives and values of orphans to ensure that orphans are not left behind in education. The DOF is committed to raising funds and helping orphans by providing scholarships to them so that they can learn and become educated people in the future.  Read more about our mission here.

Learn about our mission in Jonglei.