Empowerment

Favorite Mentoring Project

Mentoring Project

There is little known about mentoring children in Romania. There is a strong need for the less fortunate children from orphanages and disadvantaged families to have safe and educational time to learn and grow. Mentoring children is an essential part in any community. Children that come from working families spend … Read more →

Mentoring Project – A Weekend in the Carpathian Mountains

Mentoring Project | Carpathian Mountains Camp

The culmination of the Mentoring Project was a weekend in Bran, in the Carpathian Mountains. The children were so excited to get there. They had been anticipating the fun activities and time to spend with their mentors for months. When we arrived at the camp ground, we were first served lunch. The … Read more →

Favorite Empowering Romanian Youth

Empowering Youth

During the communist regime in Romania, the youth were one of the main targets of the political propaganda and the Romanian Communist Party created three main youth organizations at the national level with local branches everywhere in the country. The Homeland Hawks (Soimii Patriei) organization was for the children up to … Read more →

Mentoring Project – Christmas Party for Orphans

Mentoring Project | Christmas Party

The Mentoring Project continued in December with the first group activity, a Christmas Celebration at our partner orphanage. The mentors went through trainings and learned how to work with the children and they were very excited to finally be able to meet their own mentee. At Habitat for Humanity we … Read more →