Volunteer Your Time
Many of Ryvanz-Mia's programs would not be possible without the dedication and time of volunteers like you. We offer both short-term, and long-term volunteer opportunities. We need people to help raise awareness for our program, raise funds, and help keep our programs running smoothly. For more information on how you can donate your time, please check out our work page.
Be A Partner
Become a member of Ryvanz-Mia Childcare (Orphanage) and join our dedicated team of givers. With your help, we’ll be able to do more and do it better. You can donate to RMC regularly such as monthly, quarterly or yearly to be used in sponsoring any of our projects and program to help these orphans.Learn more about what it means to be a part of us and sign up below. We can’t wait for you to become part of the change!
Donation Of Supplies
Ryvanz-Mia Childcare (Orphanage) also accepts donations of new and used supplies for the children. Examples include clothing, shoes, toiletries, medicine, home goods, books, school supplies, games, and toys. Donors of supplies should consider the gender, ages, and needs of the children to ensure that their donation is appropriate. While it is not required, it is preferred that donations include something for each of the children or items that they can share in order to avoid hurt feelings.
Information on the Children
There are currently 17 children at Ryvanz-Mia Orphanage. There are 5 girls – 13, 8, 7, 6 and 2 years of age. There are 12 boys – 3 boys 14 years of age, 2 boys 10 years of age, 2 boys 8 years of age, 1 boy 7 years of age, 1 boy 6 years of age, and 1 boy 5 years of age.
The following list provides an overview of items that are appropriate to donate.
Clothing & Shoes: Clothing and shoes are always needed. The children desperately need underwear, undershirts, and socks. Shoes including sneakers, flip flops, and dress shoes . The climate in Kpando, Ghana is hot therefore t-shirts, tank tops, shorts, skirts, pants, and summer pajamas are preferred. Rain coats and boots are also appropriate.
Toiletries & Medicines
Toiletries including toothbrushes, toothpaste, hair brushes clippers for barbering, soaps, etc. are always needed. Ryvanz-Mia Orphanage additionally accepts over-the-counter children’s medicines for pain relief, stomachaches, cold & flu, as well as vitamins.
Bed sheets, towels, etc. are always needed.
Books, school supplies, DVDs, and toys are sure to put smiles on the faces of the children at Ryvanz-Mia Orphanage.
There are two methods for donating supplies.