In Quito, Ecuador, there is an orphanage called the Santa Lucia Children's Home.
It is a clean, peaceful place. The children here have love and care that many other
orphan children do not. The Melaleuca Foundation has become the sole supporter of
this orphanage. Everything the children need—food, clothing, medical care—is
provided by the Foundation through the generosity of its members.
In return, the Santa Lucia Children's Home provides a valuable example to the world.
Here, children are placed in separate family groups, where older children can mentor
the younger ones, and together build close relationships and feel loved and needed.
They have their own living spaces. Volunteer mothers even watch over each family
Many children have been nourished by this family model at the Santa Lucia Children's
Home. The Melaleuca Foundation has the vision of duplicating this model in other
orphanages around the world, so thousands more orphan children can benefit from
We invite you to contribute to the Melaleuca Foundation for the support of the Santa
Lucia Children's Home. Every dollar you donate will be used to pay for the children's