Monthly Archives: October 2013

Excitement at the Chausy Orphanage

In September we had a small delegation travel to Belarus with a few specific projects and planning in mind.  Over the next couple of weeks I will post a few blogs to bring everyone up to date.

There is a lot of excitement at the Chausy Orphanage as we were able to get started putting some of the proceeds of our successful Gala/Auction Fund Raiser to work!  We have 10 children from difficult family situations sponsored to live and study in the safe and structured environment of the orphanage.  No more uncertainty about when their next meal is coming or fear of going home after school!  This is a great help to these children and we thank those who donated to this wonderful initiative.

Renovations are underway in the cafeteria at the orphanage, a project that has been on the “to do” list for over 4 years!  Here is a first look as the work gets underway:

DSC00638More of the preparation work looking Continue reading