Menu

Through sponsorship, one person can make an eternal difference in the life of a child. Will you be the one?

Sponsor a Child Today

ADD TO HOMESCREEN

Tap on the "Menu" button and then "Add to Home Screen" to save the OCM web app.

Who We Are

One Child Matters is an international child development ministry helping to meet the physical and spiritual needs of children living in poverty. We empower children to reach their God-given potential by creating opportunities for transformational development: spirit, mind, and body. Through our development programs, children receive food, education, medical aid, and hope in Jesus Christ.

Why Sponsorship?

One person. That’s all it takes to change the world for a child in desperate need.

Sponsorship through One Child Matters connects caring individuals with children in poverty, to provide them the resources and opportunities they need to rise above their circumstances and reach their potential in Christ. In fact, recent research proves that one-to-one child sponsorship is one of the most effective ways to combat global poverty. Sponsorship allows us to address each major area of a child's life. There’s real power in one person reaching out to one child through sponsorship—power that changes both lives!

Faith

Children will have the opportunity to learn about God, His purpose for their life, and hope for the future.

Education

Children get help with their studies and are taught problem-solving, leadership, literacy, numeracy, and other life skills.

Health

The child development center provides nutritious food and supplements. Children also have access to medical check-ups and immunizations to fight common diseases.

Community

Children are encouraged to socialize with others and instructed in sports, music, and drama. These activities, with special outings, will help them make and keep friends.

Our Impact So Far

~40k Children


14 Countries


50+ Years


75+ Partners


We are so grateful for the Lord’s provision and guidance over the past 50+ years of our ministry. Since its birth, One Child Matters has seen strong, healthy relationships built, children brought into freedom, and thousands of lives changed. We are looking forward to all that God has planned for us ahead!

Sponsor a Child

Help a child break out of poverty and find a new life in Jesus Christ.

Get Started

Partner with Us

Find out how your church, business, or organization can get involved.

Get Started

Login or create an account to get updates about your sponsored children, mission trips, write letters, make a payment, view your financial records, and more!

Login or Register

Who is like the Lord our God, the One who sits enthroned on high, who stoops down to look on the heavens and the earth? He raises the poor from the dust and lifts the needy from the ash heap; he seats them with princes, with the princes of his people.

— Psalm 113:5-8 —