MISSION WITHOUT BORDERS
"Bringing spiritual, emotional, educational & material aid to Eastern Europe"

News

Stories of struggle and success from our Field Countries

Core Communities

March 24, 2017

In order to ensure that our field work is as effective as possible, Mission Without Borders has begun to focus on some "core" communities where, alongside local church partners, we can be more strategic in our work. This is intended to increase the quality of life for the whole community...

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March 2017 Newsletter

February 27, 2017

We work with individuals and families in Eastern Europe over an extended period of time, to address their immediate and long-term needs, understand their aspirations and provide them with a route to achieving self-sufficiency...

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Seeds of Hope

February 1, 2017

About seven years ago, in order to meet the critical need of providing a nutritious diet for families, Mission Without Borders launched its first Seeds of Hope campaign. Since then it has become one of our more successful annual projects...

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Street Mercy

January 6, 2017

Mission Without Borders works in partnership with a local church to run StreetMercy, a project for the homeless in Chisinau, the capital of Moldova - one of Europe's poorest capital cities...

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Kindness that saves lives

November 23, 2016

To read our December newsletter about how MWB helps one family in a very specific way, follow the link...

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Winter is Coming

November 3, 2016

Winter is a frightening time for the vulnerable and disadvantaged in Eastern Europe...

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What does Christmas mean to you?

October 3, 2016

Mission Without Borders works among people in Eastern Europe where Christmas will be just another day of grinding poverty, despair and sadness. This is why our Operation Christmas Love campaign is always such a blessing - both to our workers and the recipients of OCL parcels...

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Reaching Remote & Tragic Villages

September 2, 2016

For many families in Eastern Europe, Christmas is just another sad night, when they go to bed hungry and with no expectations that the next day will be any different...

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August 2016 Late Edition

August 19, 2016

For the desperately poor of Eastern Europe, education is the only way out of the poverty trap they are caught in. Yet for so many, they do not have the means to get that education, and remain trapped for a lifetime...

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AUGUST 2016 EARLY EDITION

August 5, 2016

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." - Nelson Mandela...

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PROVIDING REAL HOPE

July 14, 2016

During the "golden" days of the Soviet Union, the people lived in a social paradise where the government supposedly cared for everyone. The guiding principle was that folks just took what they needed from the system and gave back what they could...

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The Good a Coffee Can Do

June 10, 2016

Are you a Tim Horton's fan? Like so many others, you cheerfully line up - sometimes for what seems ages - and shell out $1.79 for a medium coffee. Many of us do that at least once a day and for those that do, that's an incredible $654 a year! Even more if you are a coffee and a donut fan...

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True Giving

May 5, 2016

"If a brother or sister is without clothing and in need of daily food, and one of you says to them, "Go in peace, be warmed and be filled," and yet you do not give them what is necessary for their body, what use is that?" [James 2:15-16...

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Summer Camp Dreams

April 11, 2016

It's spring now and our thoughts turn to the preparations underway for our annual summer camps. Mission Without Borders has a 20-year track record of providing summer camp for vulnerable children...

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Warming Hearts in Winter

March 3, 2016

Many are burdened by freezing temperatures, heavy snowfall and the high cost of just surviving. In Ukraine, the war drags on, dispiriting a nation. In Bulgaria, they continue to struggle with the Syrian refugee crisis. Albania and Bosnia-Herzegovina are beset with racial and religious tensions...

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MWB Family Thrift Center

February 10, 2016

We're happy to announce the opening of the MWB Family Thrift Center at the South Fraser Plaza (33550 South Fraser Way) in Abbotsford - Monday thru Saturday - 9:30 am to 5:00 pm...

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Seeds of Hope

February 3, 2016

In Eastern Europe there is poverty and hardship, (and even war) some as bad as anywhere on the planet. Without social services and safety nets poor families in Eastern Europe often have to choose between freezing in the dark or having food. Sometimes, tragically they can afford neither and if it...

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January 2015 Newsletter

January 8, 2016

Christmas, the biggest giving time of the year, has come and gone once again. And now it's January, the smallest giving time of the year. Once again organizations like ours have to deal with this post-Christmas plunge in donations of all kinds. Not only does the cash dry up, but food banks drop...

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December 2015

December 3, 2015

Where we work, in Eastern Europe, there are many thousands of parents who love their children and want them to have all they need. Just like you do. But it breaks their hearts, almost daily, as they see their children go hungry, too poor to even buy shoes so they can go to school. Too sick becau...

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Operation Winter Rescue

October 26, 2015

And winter returns…..'Tis the season for thanks and celebrations. We just celebrated Thanksgiving not only for our being so blessed with incredible bounty but also for God's incredible gift of his Son so that we can be saved...

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