For years of work Caritas Volyn proved itself as an efficient charitable organization that has trust and support not only from local communities, but also benefactors from abroad. Notably due to its good reputation at the end of April international guests came here with humanitarian missions.
Almost 40 women took part in recent celebration that was organized by Caritas Ternopil on the occasion of Mother's Day. As a tradition, an event began with a prayer and blessings of foundation director fr. Andriy Marchuk and his deputy fr. Roman Zagorodniy. They supported and blessed every mother with their kind-hearted words.
At the beginning of 2014 Caritas Ukraine launched cooperation with coffee houses network called KREDENS CAFE (LLC "Esset"). Such collaboration is aimed to collect money for organization of summer camps for disabled youth of Caritas Lviv.
Vasyl (name is changed to observe rights of beneficiaries and confidentiality) is one of those who was affected by EuroMaidan events. For some months he lived at Kyiv streets trying to fight tyranny of acting authorities and stood for rights of Ukrainians. During the severest clashes he was wounded by a percussion grenade, afterwards he went through a medical treatment in Kolomyia central regional hospital. For a long time Vasyl suffered from nightmares, again and again he experienced beatings and murders. He couldn't get rid of tension, haunting replay of that traumatic events in his consciousness.