“We stand as a symbol of compassion, where disadvantaged children find guidance through mentorship.”
THE FACES OF THE ZRIKTEN ORPHANAGE
NOVEMBER 2023 | 57 PORTRAITS
The Zerkten Orphanage community, cradled by the Atlas Mountains, stands as a symbol. The community of the Zerkten Orphanage, nestled in the serene expanse of the Atlas Mountains in Morocco, represents a beacon of hope, compassion, and resilience. In the heart of this orphanage, children find not just shelter, but a nurturing environment that fosters growth, learning, and emotional healing. The community embodies the values of unity, understanding, and acceptance, embracing children from diverse backgrounds and providing them with the warmth of a family they might have lost. It stands for the unwavering belief in the potential of every child, regardless of their past circumstances, offering them education, guidance, and most importantly, love. Here, the spirit of togetherness flourishes, creating a haven where dreams are kindled, and futures are shaped. Amid the rugged mountains, the Zerkten Orphanage stands tall, symbolizing the power of humanity to make a difference in the lives of those who need it the most.