Volunteering

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 →

Mentoring Project – Planetarium Visit

Mentoring Project | Planetarium

In the Mentoring Project we tried to form partnerships with many other organizations, from non-profit to commercial and the public sectors. I was happy to see that the large majority of the organizations that we approached for help with our project replied positively and sometimes ended up getting more involved … Read more →

Favorite Mentoring – The Pilot Project

Mentoring | Group Picture

In 2007, I realized that one of the main issues for the children from Romanian disadvantaged families and orphanages is the lack of a positive mentor figure. In the disadvantaged families, the parents usually had no time to spend with their children being too busy with work to ensure family … Read more →

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 →