What’s Happening

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Come celebrate Philanthropy and Rediscover the Joy of Giving. Sunday June 1st, 2014

2013 Transformations Accomplished

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Updated: February 2014 Orchid first bloomed in March of 2012 so we measure our success when February is in the rear view mirror. Thanks in part to a amazing couple who as the year drew to a close, shined their light on our campaigns Orchid filled a $15,000.00 shortfall. With Jim and Marta’s last minute [...]

Transformations

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Orchid’s supports transformative social change in Health Care, Children’s Rights, Christian Outreach, Displaced Peoples, Community Development, Education, Empowerment for Women, Youth Leadership, Volunteer Placement, Sustainable Agriculture, Hunger Alleviation, Housing, Renewable Energy, Adolescent Addiction and Disaster Relief. We connect you directly to the men and women performing the miracles on the ground and to the global [...]

March Spotlight: Media Voices for Children

Media Voices for Children stands out as a shining example of people who’s lives are dedicated to eliminating child poverty. Through its on-line media campaign and feature length film productions MVC has raised awareness of this global disaster that virtually every respected leader of our time has pointed to as the greatest threat to our human civilization. The destruction of humanity over time through neglect. In spite of the billions of dollars traditional aid sources have raised; little has been done to change the collision course with disaster we still face. The Orchids of Light are dedicated to helping Media Voices complete the film that will teach the world how we can truly make a difference and save the future for our children and those of the global community. Please become an Orchid of Light and be a part of the solution.

Learn more about how MVC plans on ending child poverty.

Get Involved

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    Volunteer Equity

    Orchids plans to seek out and place volunteers needed by partner communities to provide services unavailable within the host community itself. These placements will include when applicable a one‐time-fee payable by the volunteer for placement. This fee will go directly to the community where the volunteer is working.

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    Intellectual Equity

    Orchids recognizes that some skill assets don’t yet exist in many of the communities we support. Architects, Lawyers, Financial experts, Business leaders, Accountants, Medical personnel, and IT specialists are just a few of the professionals who can make a huge difference in the development of a community working to achieve self-sufficiency. If you can make [...]

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    Moral Equity

    Individuals, Church Groups, Teachers, Psychologists, Social Workers, and Therapists who desire to share their gifts with our communities are invited to donate their time and talent to improve the lives of the men, women, and children who request and desire to learn how they can develop and maximize their own individual gifts so they can [...]

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    Donate

    Unlike other 501C3’s who apply 25-50% of the monies donated to salaries and overhead expenses, Orchid’s directs 100% of the donor’s capital to the specific project or individual selected by each investor and provides complete, transparent accountability for the entire investment. In so doing and by requiring our partners to meet Orchid’s value standards, the Orchids [...]

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    Events

    Orchids of Light hosts fundraisers in a variety of locations across the country to benefit the communities we support. Find one near you!