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Supporting Nataliya in the Chernobyl contaminated zone

21 September 2017

Approaching the Boyko family home in Western Ukraine at first you are surrounded by a peaceful woody landscape and the smell of pure pine trees. You would not think to look at it, but this landscape exists in the contaminated zone of the world's worst nuclear disaster, which took place 31 years...

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Christmas Gift Campaign 2017

11 September 2017

It's time for our Christmas Gift Campaign again. If you are interested in getting involved please contact Tanja or Lourika at 012 - 3451467 or email Tanja at tpretorius@mwbi.org or Lourika at lvaswegen@mwbi.org...

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Building a church in an atheist city: Pastor Timotei’s story

08 September 2017

"Keep your head up, keep your head up", Pastor Timotei can be heard saying to a child in need of encouragement at the After School project. "I know what it is like to suffer as a child," he says," to have nothing, to experience grief, confusion, poverty and heartache. I know what it is like...

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Supporting a broken family: Darius’ story

01 September 2017

Darius and his broken family live in a community of huts in the poorest part of a forgotten city in Romania. Tonight, as storm clouds gather, he stands behind his little brothers as they look out of the window of their home. Rain begins to fall hard and one by one leaks appear in the roof of the...

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I am a fighter: Andreea’s story

25 August 2017

Before Andreea and her family began working in the greenhouse, her life was in disarray. "I was 17," she says. "I gave birth and a month later the father of my child was in prison. For nearly four years I worked in the fields picking blueberries, not just to feed my son, but also for the bus...

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An update on Vladut and Cristian

07 August 2017

One year on and on the surface not much has changed in Vladut and Cristian's Roma village in rural Romania. Many parents here are still gone for days at the nearby garbage dump, collecting bottles and whatever they can find to sell, as each day they struggle to cover their children's basic needs...

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From an orphanage to studying medicine at university: Ana’s story

02 August 2017

Ana's father passed away when she was little and her mother could not provide for her basic needs. Children in Moldova who are sent to boarding homes have few if any chances in life, but thanks to investment in her education she is now breaking that stereotype. "When I left home at the age o...

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From poverty to making children laugh: Matea’s story

21 July 2017

Before Matea began receiving support from Mission Without Borders (MWB) she was nine-years-old and was living in a broken unemployed household with an abusive alcoholic father. Her parents divorced and her mother was left to bring up her three children alone and could not cover their basic needs...

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Construction work begins at CORE Community site in Mostar

10 July 2017

Construction work begins at CORE Community site in Mostar Construction work has started at the future CORE Community centre site in Humilisani/Potoci, in Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina. One amazing part of this project is that the Evangelical Church, Mission Without Borders partners with in Mo...

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Arguing over who gets to pray - giving children a chance in Romania

30 June 2017

Before Sebbie began attending After School, he was noisy, constantly fighting, and he did not know how to read or write. When his teacher would move past him quickly, he would flinch, as he is so used to being beaten and hit at home. "I did not know how I was going to deal with him," Dorina...

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Receiving and giving back: a volunteer’s story

23 June 2017

Five days a week Lobel, a local volunteer, arrives at the church at 6am to prepare food for 35 of her communities most vulnerable children. In her town in Romania, 80% of the population live on or below the poverty line and many children live in appalling conditions in old communist flats or in...

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Revisiting Summer Camp 2016

14 June 2017

Please watch this short Video that was put together from Summer Camp 2016. Please continue to pray for the Spiritual growth of these precious children...

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Summer camp photo's

12 June 2017

Have a look at the latest Summer Camp photos here https://www.facebook.com/MWB.SA...

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Elder care/summer camp

09 June 2017

"For the first time in years, I feel I can breathe" elderly summer camp in Albania...

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A camp for the elderly in Durres

02 June 2017

We often associate Mission Without Borders' (MWB) summer camps solely with children running around in the sun with laughter on their faces. But this summer in Durres, Albania, a different summer camp will be taking place. 60 elderly people in need, who regularly go to the soup kitchen in Ber...

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I feel more confident now: Veronyka’s story

19 May 2017

My purpose in life is to be a good person, as this is what I see the people at the center doing, Veronyka says, looking sadly out of the window with a look that betrays mixed feelings of insecurity and courage...

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Fragile potential: Anabela’s story

12 May 2017

The smell of wonderful fresh bread fills the air as you head down the muddy snow covered tracks of the valley and into the Roma village. "I want to become a doctor", Anabela tells us; "I want to help people." Anabela and her five siblings live together in one room in a Roma village in ce...

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Finding Jesus at Summer Camp: Serjina’s story

01 May 2017

"After realising that God had died for my sins I began loving Him even more and decided to accept Him in to my heart. I repented at Summer camp. After that, my friends at school mocked me when I was telling them about God. At the beginning, my parents also ridiculed me for becoming a Christian...

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StreetMercy in Bulgaria celebrates 5th anniversary

25 April 2017

This month Mission Without Borders team in Sofia, Bulgaria are celebrating the 5th anniversary of the StreetMercy project...

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Agriculture work begins at the Core Community Humilisani

11 April 2017

The spring work at Core Community Humilisani has begun. The volunteers form church Brankovac in Mostar have planted potatoes and green beans. It was great time to engage some of the F2F families from Core (family Kalem) and some from the city (family Masic). Rusmir lives in city and it was his f...

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