Yoga has been a part of the center since its beginning, and the growth we have seen in him is very exciting. Yoga has a huge heart and is extremely caring, which is evident from the way that he loves his family and friends so well. He is an excellent student, and while Yoga may[…]


The staff at the center have seen Rico grow into a bright and skilled young man. He has the drive to put his projects into reality, and he created an amazing hydroponics gardening project and a fish pond! He is extremely responsible and driven, and because of his hard work, Rico was recently accepted into[…]



Lindu is Brayen’s older brother, both of whom are being raised by their aunt due to the recent passing of their mother. Lindu is also a music lover and plays the ukelele.


Ikhsan is in the 10th grade and loves to play sports. Ikhsan is attending a vocational senior high school this year, majoring in vehicular engineering. His quiet, tender spirit is a strength that makes him a great student and friend. He is often found with a smile on his face and he is full of[…]


Fandi is going to elementary school this year. He is the younger brother of Dila, and is known for his delightful and spirited demeanor. He’s often full of funny comments when he comes to the center, making everybody around him laugh. Fandi is very excited to be going to elementary school this year. His mother[…]


Dimas is a seven-year-old boy who loves to play and adventure. He wants to be a police officer when he grows up. Dimas is attentive and motivated in his lessons, and we are willing to do whatever we can to help him continue his education. We believe he has a wonderful future ahead of him.


Dedek is a four-year-old boy who has found fun in the center. Dedek and his two siblings live with their mother. The center has become a safe and positive place for Dedek and his family to play, learn and grow. We are blessed to be able to be a part of his story and are[…]


Bintang is a 12-year-old boy who loves volleyball. Bintang is impressively confident and independent. He’s very athletic and excels in three sports; futsal, volleyball, and karate. His amazing talent helped to lead his volleyball team to the semifinals at a recent tournament! He has an inquisitive nature and loves to ask questions and think critically.[…]


Six-year-old Brayen is independent and strong. Though he is only six years old, Brayen already shows his independent nature and strong-will, which we know will help him be resilient in the face of adversary. Brayen is still quite young, but when he comes to the shelter, our staff encourage him to develop healthy patterns for[…]


Andre lives with his parents and younger sister and attends a special school in East Java for children with a variety of learning differences. Although Andre has faced challenges in school, we are incredibly proud of his hard work and determination and we love seeing how Andre has been improving, especially in his math classes.[…]


Aldo is a 12-year-old boy who wants to be a teacher. He loves spending his afternoons at the center playing soccer with his friends and our staff. He is extremely talented in both sports and music, and he was even selected to compete in the National Championship of Capoeira this past year! He also plays[…]