Orphans and Widows Sponsorship Services

Based on the Royal gesture of His Majesty the King, the Royal Humanitarian Foundation guarantees orphans and widows from eligible families in accordance with the conditions and standards approved by RCO and transfer an amount (50 dinars) in the bank accounts for orphans and widows at the end of each month. RCO is also in line with the directives of His Majesty the King pays the Royal Commendation to all widows and orphans registered with RCO on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha holidays, based on His Majesty's interest in directing all forms of support to citizens on various occasions to ensure a decent and stable life.

In case of approval of the sponsorship application, this service also includes the following sponsorships

  1. Education: To transfer the value of the study voucher(school bag) to orphans studying, to allocate annual scholarships for newly graduated students, and to honor the outstanding students of the year who achieved 90% and above, as well as revision lessons on the examination night.
  2. Health: Provide therapeutic and counseling services for orphans and widows in cooperation with hospitals and private clinics.
  3. Psychological: Provide educational and social counseling to beneficiaries in order to achieve family stability and create a better life for orphans and widows.
  4. Social: Organizing many educational and cultural programs and activities for beneficiary families.

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   Service Terms

  • Age:
Sponsorship shall be granted to orphans up to the age of 18 years, or up to the age of 24 years if they continue in school or university.
  • Target User Group:
  • Individuals ,

   Required Documents

Documents required to provide the Sponsorship:

  1. A copy of the legal obligation.
  2. Copy of ID card of the dead husband.
  3. Copy of ID card for the widow.
  4. Copy of ID cards for the children residing with the widow.
  5. The pension certificate of the dead husband.
  6. Salary certificate of the widow if she works or retired.
  7. Rent income of the family in case of commercial property leased by the family.
  8. Other income for the family if any.
  9. Proof of financial obligations, if any (loans, tuition fees, ...).
  10. A copy of the birth certificate and a recent studying proof of orphans.
  11. Copies of the bank account of the widow including the IBAN and for orphans between 18 and 24 years old
  12. Fill in the sponsorship request form

Documents required to request (Sponsorship only widow without orphans):

  1. A copy of the death certificate of the dead husband or widow's proof of widowhood.
  2. A copy of the legal obligation.
  3. Copy of ID card of the dead husband.
  4. Copy of ID card for the widow.
  5. Salary certificate for the dead husband or for the widow.
  6. Family rental income in the case of commercial properties leased for the family.
  7. Other income for the family if any.
  8. Proof of financial obligations, if any (loans, tuition fees , ...).
  9. Copy of the bank account number (including IBAN) of the widow.
  10. Fill in the bail application form.

   Important notes

  • Exceptions:
Widow must not marry after the loss of her husband
  • Others:

Conditions for Eligibility for Sponsorship for Orphans:

  1. The death of the father.
  2. The orphan is a Bahraini citizen or has a Bahraini mother and resident in Bahrain.
  3. The orphan is not entitled to sponsorship if he works.
  4. The orphan does not deserve sponsorship if she works or has been married.
  5. The orphan's income shall not exceed the criterion specified for the sponsorship by RCO.
  6. The family does not have more than one commercial register.

Conditions of Sponsorship for Widows:

  1. Death of the husband.
  2. The widow must be a Bahraini national, or a foreigner from a Bahraini husband and resident in Bahrain.
  3. The widow's income shall not exceed the criterion specified for the Sponsorship by RCO.
  4. The family does not have more than one commercial register.

   Payment

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