We appeal to YOU, your friends, your families, so that Elise, Alliance, Kabeya and their 200 other BUMI comrades can continue to live in dignity and grow up carefree.

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A new home

BUMI aims to offer a better future to hundreds of orphaned, abandoned or lost children by enabling them to rebuild a family environment, go to school and learn a trade.

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Free school

The economic fallout is brutal, devastating, and pushes many companies out of business or into budget cuts, including many of BUMI's donors and partners.

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Maintain the solidarity chain

The economic fallout is brutal, devastating, and is forcing many businesses to close their doors or reduce their budgets, including many of BUMI's donors and partners.

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The child's reintegration path

BUMI is an association for the social reintegration of orphaned and vulnerable children. This reintegration is organized around different specific steps.

Kamalondo Guest House

Reception of newcomers and specific care in our Welcome House in Kamalondo.

Research, investigation and mediation

Research, investigation and family mediation work carried out by our team of educators and street workers.

External reintegration

Reintegration of the child with his or her direct parents or a family member, with special attention paid to ensuring the child's well-being.post-reintegration support to monitor the child's progress and help the family out of poverty.1,500 children have been reintegrated into their families since the opening of the Kamalondo shelter.

Children's Village

Reception at the Children's Village of Karavia in one of our family homes for the child whose external reintegration is not possible. The child's dignity, psycho-affective balance and health are an essential priority.

Socio-professional reintegration

Primary and secondary education and vocational training are provided within our school structures. The child, then the young adult, acquires the knowledge and tools necessary for his or her empowerment.

PRIX HUMANITAIRE 2019 World of Children

L'engagement de BUMI a été récompensé en 2019 à New York. Maman Thérèse, fondatrice de BUMI, s'est vue décerner le prix humanitaire 2019 par World of Children®, reconnu internationalement comme le « prix Nobel des défenseurs des enfants ». Sélectionnée parmi plus de 1500 candidats et seule lauréate en Afrique, Maman Thérèse s'est démarquée par son dévouement pour la cause des enfants orphelins en RDC.

L'engagement d'une vie


BUMI's commitment was rewarded in 2019 in New York. Maman Thérèse, founder of BUMI, was awarded the 2019 Humanitarian Award by World of Children®, internationally recognized as the "Nobel Prize for Child Advocates". Selected from more than 1,500 candidates and the only winner in Africa, Maman Thérèse has distinguished herself by her dedication to the cause of orphaned children in the DRC.

Commitment of a lifetime

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