This is what Galina told us, a lady from Bucha who was our guest last month, together with 34 other people – the vast majority of whom were children, most of them adopted. Galina became a widow a few years back and lived in Bucha with her 4 natural children, 5 grandchildren, and 6 adopted […]
THE WAR SEPARATED THEM FOR A WHILE, BUT NOW THEY ARE TOGETHER AGAIN! Among the Ukrainian refugees we hosted at Charis were also 6 teenagers and young people, members of the same family from somewhere in the Donbas area. After a few days spent with us, they left and settled in another European country. They […]
World Refugee Day
June 20th is World Refugee Day, the day we celebrate the refugees from all around the globe. This day in 2022 is about those people in Ukraine who have decided to leave their homes, to flee in order to escape the war. It is the right of every man to seek safety for himself and […]
Humanitarian Aid for Ukraine
After the last group of Ukrainian refugees left, we were left with 60 empty travel bags. With the support of some of you, WE MANAGED TO FILL THEM with non-perishable food and personal care products. In addition to this, we also sent mattresses, sleeping bags, bed linen, blankets, clothes, shoes, medicines, bandages, etc. This week, […]
But where is their luggage?
One evening, when a group of refugees left, a person asked us: ‘But where is their luggage?’ She was surprised to see so little travel luggage. Many of the refugees who stayed with us had their belongings in a plastic bag and small backpacks. They were overjoyed when we changed their bag into a travel […]