Category: Ministries

Ogra High School Students Preparing for Winter

Children, after all, are not just adults-in-the-making. They are people whose current needs and rights and experiences must be taken seriously. — Alfie Kohn A few years back we strated our continuing educational program in Ogra, by supporting the teens that graduated 8th grade to be able to attend high school or vocational school in…

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Comings and Goings from the Baby Hospital.

The last few months at the baby hospital have been characterised by lots of comings and goings.  Going back to early summer we farewelled full time baby hospital missionary Audrey, as her time in Romania came to an end.  It was good having her while we could, and we wish her all the best in…

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Orphan Outreach Spring Update

We are enjoying the nice weather at our weekly after-school program in Reghin. It is fun to be able to run around and bond with the kids when they first arrive, before we move on to lesson and organized game time. Recently, we watched an animated version of the story of Jim Elliot. After which…

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Follow Up February 2019 Update

The kids have been back to school for over a month now and our weekly program in Reghin is back in swing. We are currently working our way through the end of the story of David. This past week we created a new activity that we will do each week with the kids. We bought…

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Warm Boots for Children in Ogra

„Life isn’t about getting and having, it’s about giving and being” Kevin Kruse This quote always reminds me that no matter how much I have, I will not be trully fulfilled unless I invest my time and energy into helping others that are less fortunate than me. I believe this is what our volunteers and…

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Meet Our Staff – Emil Moldovan

Nearly 20 years ago, when I decided to become a volunteer in a social project, most of the people around me gave me funny looks and told me that being a volunteer in an NGO doesn’t help me. On the contrary, for me, working in an NGO provided me with that informal environment in which…

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The Twins Story

Marius and Ioan arrived into the Pediatric Hospital in Ludus in the summer of 2016 when they were just a few months old. These twin brothers were physically small and developmentally behind in many areas, and we poured our hearts into the nurturing of these boys. In August 2017, after over a year in the…

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Spring Activities with the Orphan Kids

As this season of follow-up activities is rapidly coming to an end, we are trying to enjoy every bit of time we get to spend with the kids as well as trying to make it as fun as possible for them as we can.  This is the last month of follow-up and then, after the…

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Enjoying the sun!

“Children need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury; the time spent engaged in it is not time that could be better spent in more formal educational pursuits. Play is a necessity.” - Kay Redfield Jamieson   Every year in the spring time schools in Romania have a week called “Scoala altfel”…

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Sport Supplies from Stichting Livada for the Orphan Kids

From 2001, when the foundation started, we run weekly socio-educational programs called “Follow Up" with all the orphan kids in state orphanages/state group homes from Mureș County. Over the school year, on a weekly basis, from Monday to Friday, our Romanian staff, foreign and Romanian volunteers provides programs for about 240 orphan kids in 35…

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