Jamaa Letu UMC Orphanage

Jamaa Letu (“Our Family” in Swahili) and Jamaa Letu 2 are orphanages in Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic on Congo. It is part of the South Congo Episcopal Area of the UMC. Our area has partnered with them since 2000. QAUMC fully sponsors two kids each year.

To keep up with the latest information, follow Jamaa Letu’s Facebook page. You can read about the mission, the staff, the boys and girls, their home, their school life, and what graduate of school are up to in the world. You can also read about Jamaa Letu in the new book “Stories from the Congo,” which tells the stories of 24 young men and women who have graduated from secondary school and who are attending university or other job training.