Why “Elder” Orphan Care?
The number of older people in both the developed and developing world is soaring. Experts are projecting that within the next 35 years there will be more than 2 billion people over the age of 60, far outnumbering children. Of those 2 billion older adults, 80% will live in developing countries.
Why Elder “Orphan” Care?
The word “orphan” describes a person without protective covering. Although often associated with children who have no parents, orphans can be any age.
Why Elder Orphan “Care”?
Our faith compels us to care! “Love your neighbor as yourself.” (Matthew 22:39)