Ukraine

Sonechko Orphanage

Sonechko Orphanage is a social rehabilitation centre for children. It is located about 130 km from Kiev in the village of Burty, about a 10-minute drive from the town of Kagarlyk. The centre’s name is “Sonechko”. This name is used as an affectionate appeal to… Read More...

Dental Checkups

A major issue for vulnerable children from needy families is dental health.  This is something they cannot afford.  This year, we hope to provide dental care for hundreds of children in our sponsorship program as part of their “Christmas present” from their sponsors.… Read More...

Hearts of Love

This special needs resource center is located in Konotop, Ukraine. The appropriately named “Hearts of Love” centre is a lifeline for families. It has been our privilege to support them for 13 years and help tell their story to the world.

MP replaced the antique… Read More...

Christmas Means Warm Classrooms and Dental Visits

November 2018 Newsletter: 

The Hearts Of Love Story – About 13 years ago, a small group of mothers, each with a handicapped child, gathered to discover how they could support each other. Lena Yuschenko, the leader of the group, took the train to Kiev… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Bublik

Family ID: 42127 Ukraine: Andriy is one of ten children in this nice Christian family. They live in a three-room apartment. Andriy’s mother Svitlana stays home with the children. His father Oleg is a security guard. They receive allowance for the children but it… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Gutovskyi

Family ID: 42264 Ukraine: Lidia Kaglyak, our coordinator from Odessa region writes:

“I know Gutovskyi family long ago. They are very nice and friendly family with many children. Volodymyr and Maria Gutovsky have nine children. Three of them already have their own families and… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Dulepa

Family ID: 40823 Ukraine: There are seven people – parents and five children in this family. They live in a three-room apartment; their grandmother passed away and they moved into her apartment. Before, seven of them occupied two tiny rooms in a dormitory. The… Read More...

Video: Ukraine Winter Camp

Join us this January at the MP Winter Camp in Ukraine. Join the Ukrainian staff to provide a jam-packed program of fun activities for teenagers in the Mercy Projects Family Sponsorship Program. You can send a child to camp or even go as a counselor!… Read More...

Keeping Them Together As A Family

October 2018 Newsletter: A village in Western Ukraine – Natalia and Vasyl Danilchenko both come from strong Christian families. Their tradition in western Ukraine is to work hard, worship God, and if God gives you lots of children, then you will be blessed. Today… Read More...

2019 Ukraine Konotop Mission Trip

Hearts of Love” Special Needs Centre

The Konotop Trip has been such a special trip for us here at Mercy Projects. For the past few years MP UK has been sending teams to work with special needs children at the “Hearts of Love” centre in… Read More...