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

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In July 2011, South Sudan became a newly formed country the same month that the Deng Family was established. Since then, Gabriel and Elizabeth have been dreaming, planning, and preparing to live and work full-time in South Sudan. more>>


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Read about the award-winning Documentary highlighting Gabriel and his work. Documentary DVD on education and hope in South Sudan