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Braila Preschool Project: Dream. Hope. Love. Joy


It all started with a DREAM. The dream that Santa Claus will visit the poor children of Preschool Nr 31. Braila, where Mrs. Eugenia Penaru is a teacher. With HOPE in their hearts, they reached out to us to make it possible for the extremely poor children to have a Christmas gift, maybe the only one they will receive this year! (more…)

School of Varlaam Scholarships


Saint Paraskeva Orthodox Charity(SPOC) is embarking on a new partnership, that now offers educational opportunities for Romanian’s most vulnerable children in partnership with the “Varlaam School” project developed by the Varlaam Mitropolitul Fundation. (more…)

The Social Settlement “Saint Onuphrius”


Family-style houses for the Protection of Children Facing Hardship is constructed on a land donated by the Protection of the Holy Virgin Monastery in the immediate vicinity of the Floresti Monastery. (more…)

The Village of Children – Valea Plopului


From children abandoned by their parents in hospitals, to those picked up from the streets, to women or, sometimes, entire families lacking means of a decent living – they al find shelter in the Valea Plopului campus. Over 1,600 people have been supported since Father Nicolae Tanase started this project in 1990. (more…)

Physical Therapy for Children in Giurgiu, Romania


In Giurgiu the parents of over 50 children who suffer from severe physical and cognitive disabilities have joined efforts to help their situations. This parents have an extremely difficult time holding regular jobs, as their children’s disabilities require permanent assistance, such as special nutrition, diaper changing and extensive treatment programs. (more…)

Rasca: The Joy of the Impoverished


Rasca is a little village in Suceava County, Romania, that promises to bring hope to countless impoverished people in the region. Rasca is home to a new building, still under construction, that will offer shelter and support for those in need and serve as a base for the ministry’s founder, Father Andrei. (more…)

The Children of Glodeanu


Starvation, illness, and extreme poverty are daily challenges for over 50 children and their families living in a small village, Glodeanu, Romania. Sick and without employment opportunities, these parents struggle to meet the most basic of needs, sometimes enduring multiple days passing without the hope of a meal. (more…)

 Marcus Orphanage


Mother Serafima rebuilt the Marcu Monastery sanctuary, establishing a Nuns Convent there, but also took on  the responsibility of raising 11 orphans, who were given  into her care at the very young ages of 2, 3 and 4 months old. The children were abandoned in hospitals, many of them in poor health, suffering from rickets, mental and emotional disabilities and with no one to comfort them. (more…)

Our Closed Projects

We are no longer accepting donations for these projects.

Georgiana, an exemple of faith and life for all of us


Georgiana was a 17 years old girl whose life was a story of a continuous fight, from day one. At her birth Georgiana’s parents, Michael and Marinela, discovered that their daughter was suffering from a rare and incurable disease called Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB).

I want a Home


“I Want Home” is a one-year-old initiative of the Romanian organization “I Love Children” aiming to reduce the high abandonment rate of new-born children in Romania. (more…)