The Ogra kids in Livada’s day camps

Another week of camp is down, and the summer is coming to a close fast. This week we had the Green Acre's team joining us to tackle the task of the big kids from Orga. Similar to last week a lot of the kids can't read or write because they are not receiving the right…

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More Day Camps in Ogra village

The last two weeks of the Ogra program were very special because we got to interact with kids that are closer in age to us. Watching them grow and develop into the "teenage stage" was exciting and challenging at times. The last week of Ogra camp came and went all too quickly. The middle and…

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Another week of fun Day Camp!

This past week was another awesome week of camp! We had a great group of kids ranging from ages 3 to 19 from Miercurea Nirajului, Zau, and Sarmas. The American team was three families from Dallas so we had a family week at camp. It was awesome getting to see the American kids participate and…

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Day Camps in Ogra village

The Ogra camp program is four weeks long and takes place at the village school and consists of sixteen team members. Those include two Livada American interns, three Livada staff (Nicole, Niss, Remi) and eleven Romanian volunteers. The program consists of two parts; mornings with younger children (5-6 years old) and afternoons with middle children…

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First week of “Ultimate Joy”

Summer is officially in full swing, as evidenced by a school gym full of singing and dancing, soaring soccer balls, some seriously animated facial expressions à la Bruce Thomas, and a bunch of crazy but very lovable kids. For the first week of camp, we had mostly teenagers from the group homes in Sangeorgiu, Raciu,…

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Finally we can enjoy the sun and some fresh air

At the baby hospital we enjoy a lot the wonderful weather because that means playing at the park, walking in the sun and why not just sitting on a bench on somebody's lap babbling away! Soon, joining our team for the summer, we will have two interns, Kathleen and Hayley, and that gives us the…

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SUMMER CAMPS START

Please be praying for us and for all the interns, volunteers from US and RO, Romanian staff, and kids because on Monday camps start. Seven weeks of learning, playing, fun and joy are about to start. We will come with updates each week so stay connected! SUMMER CAMPS 2012

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Update on “Girls Club” in Ogra

Our weekly meetings with the teenager girls this year were very productive. We had a lot of craft work to do and in the last two weeks we started knitting. Nobody knew how that works so Anca, our volunteer, and me (Nicole) had to learn how to knit again. We hope that a little project…

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Steps towards maturity

In the last few months our number of graduatesincreased and these are the new teens from the group: Zsofia, Zorro (David), Adi, Cornel, Marian and Levi. Every beginningof life is hard, but with little effort we hope that each of them willsucceed in life and all the good things they have learned will help at…

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Celebrating Easter with the orphan kids

Easter was a special one this year. First, because instead of a regular schedule we had a picnic with each group of children. Although the weather was not favorable for an outside picnic, the children had something special: "indoor picnic"! Secondly, thanks to people who are concerned that these children have special gifts this year,…

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