Esther’s Aid For Needy and Abandoned Children



Esther’s Aid for Needy and Abandoned Children Inc is a Christian International Non-Profit, Non-Governmental Organization. It was founded in New Rochelle, New York – USA in 1999 with a 501©(3) status.  We inspire hope in the impoverished, the hungry, and the hopeless. We take each child and youth from the dust, build characters based on Christian principles, teach and train them how to function, empower them with skills and tools for productive future.

We work in partnership and in collaborations with international, national and local organizations/institutions. Esther’s Aid Rwanda main activity areas are education, skills development, training and empowerment.  We are involved in humanitarian emergency.

Esther’s Aid Rwanda is building a Multipurpose Campus in Kigali, the “Village of Peace” that would house all existing education & training activities.

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We LOVE, We care, We Train, We Empower.

We care for the poor, the outcast, the orphan and the widow by compassionate intervention against exploitation, abuse, sex trafficking, and prostitution.

We train them to succeed by providing education, skills development, and a positive vision for a productive and sustainable future.

We empower them by instilling hope, confidence, dignity, self-respect and the fear of God.

How? By creating the best possible skills training institutional setting that instills love, care, moral values, excellence, culture, high academics, confidence and character in the lives of the vulnerable youth we serve. We believe this can only be achieved by joint partnership with students, teachers, key actors, communities, and associate agencies.

CORE VALUES: To invest in people. Value individuality and team work. Our values help us to reach for the vision and accomplish the mission


Team of Life Builders: We Repair Broken Lives and Transform Them into Builders of Lives.

Website address:

Physical Address:  684th Street, No. 120. Kacyiru – Gasabo, Kigali

Mailing Address: P.O. Box  6288, Kigali – Rwanda

Directions to find Country Office:  684th St. (Stone Road opposite Gasabo district office and after US Embassy) Esther’s Aid School is nestling in rural community of Kabagari.  To locate us, take the road opposite the President’s office, pass Umurenge Kacyiru, there is Esther’s Aid sign, you can’t miss it.

Began work in Rwanda in year:  2001

Esther’s Aid Rwanda: is registered at Directorate General of Immigration & Emigration under Reg. N° 08/DGI&E/14. – 2015 September

We operate in Kigali -Gasabo, Kicukiro, Southern Province – Kamonyi, Nyanza, in clearly defined area of skills training/entrepreneurship empowerment of vulnerable youth and women.

Organization Leadership:

Areas of Operations:

  • Advocacy
  • Capacity building
  • Access to education
  • Girls’ education
  • Orphans & vulnerable students
  • Resources & equipment