Human Services

WORLDWIDE ORPHANS

  • Maplewood, NJ
  • http://www.wwo.org

Mission Statement

To transform the lives of orphaned children and help them to become healthy, independent, productive members of their communities and the world.

Main Programs

  1. Orphan Services
Service Areas

Self-reported

International

We provide services to orphans and at-risk children in Bulgaria, Ethiopia, Vietnam, Haiti, Serbia and United States.

ruling year

1998

Principal Officer since 1997

Self-reported

Dr. Jane Aronson

Keywords

Self-reported

children, orphans, AIDS, HIV, ART, anti-retroviral therapy, training, early intervention, international, medical, healthcare, pediatricians

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Also Known As

WWO

EIN

13-3968225

 Number

7641925026

Physical Address

515 Valley Street Ste 201

Maplewood, 07040

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Children's and Youth Services (P30)

Health Support Services (E60)

AIDS (G81)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Orphan Services

Provide enrichment services to children living in orphanages, such as orphan ranger, granny and foster care programs and preschool education curricula. Educate orphanage caregivers on ways to measure and monitor childhood development and prevent physical and emotional delays in children. Treat orphans suffering from infectious diseases, such as HIV/AIDS, and provide them with necessary health care and medicines. Train medical professionals responsible for the care of orphans in the treatment of pediatric infectious diseases. Continue to identify the immediate and long-term medical, social, emotional and academic needs of children living in institutional settings.

Category

Human Services

Population(s) Served

Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)

Budget

$1,706,952.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

International

We provide services to orphans and at-risk children in Bulgaria, Ethiopia, Vietnam, Haiti, Serbia and United States.

Social Media

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Financials

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WORLDWIDE ORPHANS FOUNDATION
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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WORLDWIDE ORPHANS

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Dr. Jane Aronson

BIO

http://www.orphandoctor.com/bio.html

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Nicholas C. Brophy

No Affiliation

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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