Our 2015 Annual Charity Tennis Tournament

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A big THANK YOU to all of our sponsors, partners, donors, volunteers and tennis players who joined us for a fun-filled charitable weekend on June 6 and 7 at our annual tennis tournament.

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Thanks to everyone our charity was  able to meet 85% of it’s goal in raising over $5,000 to benefit the children of Glodeanu.

If you were not able to take part in our Tennis Tournament but would still like to show your support and help the children of Glodeanu, thank you for making an online donation here.  Your generous donation will provide hope and care for the Children of Glodeanu.

 

 

The Social Settlement of Saint Onuphrius Project – Update

April 2015 update

Location: Floresti Monastery, Cluj, Romania – local website: ASOCIATIA FILANTROPICA “SFANTUL ONUFRIE”

THANK YOU to our private donors, who have opened their hearts during this Easter to help support our Saint Onuphrius project.

Your generous donations have helped us to raise $13,000, that will go towards the purchase of a much needed new vehicle of transportation for the settlement.

Our beneficiaries send their heartfelt thank yous to all of you for your kind and generous support.

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The Rasca Project: The Joy of the Impoverished – Update

Fr Andrei and the Rasca Settlement

April 2015 update

“People are the light” says Father Andrei, Project Coordinator.

2015 is off to a great start as Father Andrei continues his mission bringing kids and poor people together, helping them with food and education through religion. He has created a tradition where every Sunday kids to come to Rasca Place to have lunch together, learn prayers, pray together and socialize. (more…)

The Giugiu Project: Physical therapy for children with developmental disabilities – Update

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April 2015 update

“The smiles on their mothers faces, says it all” says Nely Tudor, Giurgiu Project Coordinator

The physio-therapy apparatus funded (as seen in the photo) is being used by over ten children with disabilities as part of their physical rehabilitation program. This rehabilitation machine is extremely vital for the children in need especially in the autumn and winter season when it is too cold to be outside to exercise. (more…)

The Chidren of Glodeanu – Update

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April 2015 update

“The children’s gratitude and faith in God, shines brightly” says Fr. Marian, Project Coordinator

Our satisfaction is big, although it comes from the small things and the small children of Glodeanu, whose faces light up as they receive a new backpack filled with supplies and a new set of clothes and school uniform to start the new school year.  The children are there for each other and love helping out at the community center, like Maria, who loves coming in early to clean up and prepare what is needed for when the rest of the children arrive. (more…)

Georgiana, an example of strength: mind, body and spirit -Update

Georgiana

April 2015 update

“Tender as a butterfly!” that’s how Georgiana describes herself.

Georgiana one of our most needy beneficiaries which our organization has sponsored for the past four years. Her incurable disability, Bullous Epidermolysis (EB), requires constant care and attention, which implies daily application of medical creams covered with bandages.

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Christ is Risen!

Dear Saint Paraskeva Donors, Members, Volunteers and Brethren in Christ,

This most joyous time of the year is upon us let us happily wish you “Christ is Risen!”.

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As we celebrate this Holy Feast, we would like to offer our utmost gratitude for your generous donations and continuous support to our charity. Our charity, like many other charities has faced challenging financial times, yet thanks to your continuous support and appreciation, has been able to advance its important operations in Romania. (more…)