"Bringing spiritual, emotional, educational & material aid to Eastern Europe"


Stories of struggle and success from our Field Countries

Teaching children about human trafficking

August 14, 2012

As part of our work with children, MWB's Emotional Support co-ordinators give talks and education on difficult topics that are not covered by the curriculum in state run institutions. For the children, these discussions can make all the difference once they have left the care of the state...

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MWB in Bosnia-Herzegovina takes 34 families out of poverty

August 3, 2012

New data released today shows that 34 vulnerable families supported by MWB's family sponsorship programme are now self-sufficient...

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Growing potatoes in Bulgaria

May 25, 2012

To help develop self-sustainability, families in Mission Without Borders' (MWB) family sponsorship scheme received seed potatoes to plant their own crops on rented land outside Krupnik village...

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Families learn about tuberculosis prevention

May 3, 2012

Healthcare is not a priority when every day you struggle to provide food for your family. Even if an emergency makes it an urgent problem, with no health insurance, many families still cannot afford treatment. Difficult living conditions and poor diets leave the impoverished vulnerable...

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Ukraine builds shelter for decaying Chernobyl

April 26, 2012

Remembering the 26th anniversary of one of the world's worst accident, Ukrainians are now building an enormous shelter to roll over the decayed reactor. The new shelter, designed to last 100 years, is expected to be in place by 2015, but a substantial amount of money for the project is still mis...

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Easter joy for the homeless in Bulgaria

April 24, 2012

Sweet bread and coloured eggs are traditional Easter fare in Bulgaria. When one bakery found out that MWB's staff were buying bread for the Street Mercy project they stepped up and donated it for free. The beneficiaries usually get offered hot soup and bread daily by the Street Mercy team bu...

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