Every 60 seconds
a child dies from malaria

Orphan Sponsorship

In Zambia there are 710,000 orphans. 33,000 children are infected with the HIV virus. Orphan sponsorship provides an education for these vulnerable children.

Sponsored Orphan Jane Mulonda Sponsored Orphan Nakwali Balumbi Sponsored Orphan Natasha Mufaya Sponsored Orphan Chaton Sitali Follow link to sponsor an orphan and meet some of the courageous orphans.

Prince Royal Visit to Mukuni
Travelmole Award

THE BUTTERFLY TREE CHARITY SUPPORTS RURAL COMMUNITIES IN ZAMBIA DECIMATED BY THE HIV AND AIDS PANDEMIC -┬áPROVIDING SAFE WATER, FEEDING PROGRAMS, IMPROVED HEALTH AND EDUCATION FACILITIES AND AN ORPHAN SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM – ALL FUNDS GO DIRECTLY TO THE CAUSE – ALL MEMBERS ARE VOLUNTEERS.

A donation will make a huge difference to those who only need the essentials in life…

Water

Water

Water is life without it nothing can survive - we provide bore holes for communities and schools replacing water from crocodile infested rivers and bacteria infected streams

Food

Food

Food is vital for development and concentration - we provide feeding progams in schools and formula for infants suffering from malnutrition

Health

Health

Health improvements - we provide funding for malaria prevention and HIV/AIDS programs in rural clinics, maternity care, medical supplies and treatment for sick children

Education

Education

Education is the key - we provide an orphan sponsorship program, supporting over 500 African children in addition to building classrooms, teachers' houses and latrines

SOME OF OUR ACHIEVEMENTS

More about our work and achievements - Click Here

GET INVOLVED

There are lots of ways you can help:

Get Involved

Sponsor an Orphan, Donating, Fundraising, Spreading the Word, Sponsor a Project, Volunteering in Zambia, Philanthropic Travel

Founded in 2006 by Jane Kaye-Bailey who believes that every child has a right to education. The charity has made a difference to the lives of thousands of orphaned and vulnerable children Read More

the Butterfly Tree Latest Happenings

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Mar 27

Mothers in Zambia

Fundraising for Mother's Day

In developing countries such as Zambia much of the responsibility of bringing up children is left to the mother. Sadly, as a result of the HIV and AIDS pandemic, there are far too many young widows left with no income. The Butterfly…

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Mar 19

Education in Rural Schools

Mukuni Choir raise funds for Orphans Education

2014 has brought hope for thousands of orphaned and vulnerable rural children in the Southern Province of Zambia. We are now reaching out to twenty six schools in four Chiefdoms, spanning a radius of 200 kilometres from our base at Mukuni Village….

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Feb 10

Charity Partners & Sponsors

Support a Project and Make A Difference

Over the years The Butterfly Tree has acquired a number of partners and sponsors, which has helped us to expand our work in Zambia. This has enabled us to install bore holes, build schools and clinics, initiate feeding programmes and sustainable community…