Child Sponsorship

Match Made at Ice Cream Factory

Vasily and Rosa celebrated their 17th anniversary at our Kyiv training seminar.

March 2020 Newsletter: Vasily and Rosa Zhugylov are child/family coordinators for MP in Ukraine. I have known them many years but recently during a training seminar in Kyiv, I spent some time with… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Val’ko

Family ID: 42457 Ukraine: The story of this family is sad and typical to many stories of other Ukrainian families.

Val’ko family lives in a tiny dormitory room. Mother is not working because has to look after their handicapped child. Father works as a driver… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Khamdi

Family ID: 42458 Ukraine: The story of this family is sad and typical to many stories of other Ukrainian families.

Khamdi family consists of Renat and his mother. They live in a one-room apartment. Mother is not working because Renat is autistic and needs permanent… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Kul’kov

Family ID: 42427 Ukraine: The story of this family is sad and typical to many stories of other Ukrainian families.

There are three people in this family: mother Yaroslava, stepfather and her daughter Kira. They live in Kyiv, capital of Ukraine.

Yaroslava comes from dysfunctional… Read More...

Homeless “Street Child” Now Raising Family

Jeff, Zhenya, Ivana, and the kids in front of their old home.

October 2019 Newsletter: This is part two of the story about a young man named Zhenya and his journey from a homeless “street child” to raising his own family today for the… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Artemchuk

Family ID: 42440 Ukraine: The Artemchuk family is a strong Christian family. There are five children in the family, one of whom is adopted and one is a handicapped child. The family lives in Kyiv, capital of Ukraine in three room apartment. Grandmother Vera also… Read More...

Sponsorship Brings Hope to Needy Families

Zach shares pictures from his boys with Kolya and his mother.

July 2019 Newsletter: Murrieta, CA – Zach Bell, the mission team coordinator for Mercy Projects, together with fellow sponsor Tom Roth from Oregon, visited their respective sponsored families earlier this year in Ukraine.

“My… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Dulepa

Family ID: 40823 Ukraine: There are seven people – parents and five children in this family. Mother and children live in a three-room apartment. Father stayed in a dormitory. The father works at a Material Science Institute and the mother is an office cleaner.… Read More...

Moving to Families

Child Sponsorships are Moving to Family Sponsorships

A few changes to the sponsorship program have been requested by our Ukraine office. In Ukraine, our staff has always worked with the parents, mother, or adult in the family for all program services, ministries, groceries, camps, medical… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Sidorchuks

Family ID: 42213 Ukraine: Now just three of the family live in a three-room house; older children some married, some moved out for studies. The parents, Galyna and Yuriy, have two children of their own, Olexiy and Anastasia, and three – Anna, Petro and… Read More...