HOPE for Ariang Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to providing South Sudanese with inclusive access to education, opportunities, and resources, with a special focus on women and girls – One village at a time. more >>

The History Behind the Cause

Gabriel with children in Ariang South Sudan

At the age of 10, Gabriel Bol Deng fled his home village of Ariang in South Sudan... more >>

Ariang village is located in Warrap State, South Sudan. Education in South Sudan - map

Latest Updates


Raffle to Benefit Ariang School!

IMG_0353(1) Artist Cynthia Davis is using art to bring change in Ariang! She is raffling this piece titled, "Carry On" You can purchase your raffle tickets here>>

Fall 2015 Newsletter

Dear Friends of Ariang Primary School,
As students in the U.S. start a new school year this month, our Ariang students also begin their last semester. After eighteen months of unrest, South Sudan also starts again after signing of a new peace agreement on August 26th. It is our hope that the country and her people will heal from the conflict and there will be lasting peace. more>>
Read about the award-winning Documentary highlighting Gabriel and his work. Documentary DVD on education and hope in South Sudan