Category Archives: Who We Are

About Us

CHI is strongly committed to effecting the positive change needed within any areas we serve through preservation of local cultures, the worth of the individual person and strengthening of the family unit. This goal can only be accomplished by providing support and empowerment one day and one person at a time. We believe that people […]

The Founders

Jan Porubsky and her husband John Porubsky co-founded Children’s Hope International, Inc. in 2002.​ Jan Porubsky ​ Prior to assuming her current position as president of CHI, Jan raised funds and established an orphanage in a remote village in Ghana, West Africa. In September of 2002, she subsequently completed an on-site needs assessment which resulted […]


Our Mission​ Children’s Hope International, Inc. is a non-profit, non-governmental 501(c)3 international organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for marginalized women and children throughout Africa. We strive to strengthen families by providing food, clothing, housing, medical supplies, educational training, vocational training and sustainable enterprises. Our goal is to help women and children become self […]