Mentoring Project – Planetarium Visit

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 →

International Youth Volunteer Team Visiting a Romanian Orphanage

During the Mentoring Project we hosted a few international youth volunteer teams on the Habitat for Humanity construction site and we took them to interact with the children at the orphanage. The volunteers brought clothing and books for the orphanage. The children were so excited to have visitors on a … Read more →

Mentoring Project – Christmas Party for Orphans

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 →

Favorite New Skills New Opportunities

The main focus of this project was to aid in the implementation of an on-site basic construction training program that would help its participants find better employment. In Romania, the young people from orphanages are forced to leave these establishments after they reach 18 years of age without having too … Read more →