We had a great time in Budila celebrating Easter with all of the children from Kids Club and the Afterschool Program. Every child had the opportunity to present a song, dance or reading to a packed crowd full of friends and family. It was an awesome turn out, over 100 people from the community attended. […]
For a volunteer activity this past week we dyed Easter eggs, an activity that, surprisingly, some of our volunteers had never done before! But it wasn’t until we all decided to make an egg representing our country’s flag, that we realized there were seven different nationalities represented. Happy International Easter to all of you!
We were so excited to have Samuel Bistrian bring along Jason Castro for the boot drop in Budila this past week. Jason is a big supporter of Roma Boots and believes in what they’re doing, being a socially conscious business and helping people wherever we’re at in our lives. It was a joy to have […]
In 2011 a volunteer of ours mentioned that he knew someone who had started a buy one give one charity called Roma Boots. Samuel Bistrian, the founder and CEO of this charity was born in Romania and is passionate about bringing street children and orphans hope, love and lasting change in the most practical way. […]
It is with deepest sadness that we share of the passing of Dan Greiner, father of long term volunteers Katie and John Greiner. After a long and heroic battle with cancer, Dan went to be with his Lord and Saviour Tuesday, April 8th at his home in Minnesota. Katie has been volunteering with FFR since […]
We have been so blessed throughout the years to have a steady flow of donations come in to us from all over the globe. From Australia, Germany, Sweden and North America, it is thanks to people like you that we have been able to feed clothe, and diaper, those in need. It has come in […]
It never fails, no matter where we go we can’t help but get involved! Some of us took a little trip to the circus, look what happened…
This Monday’s Baby Closet Team: Lauren, Alisha & Rosie. We here at FFR have a hard time not lending a hand when we see there is a need. For years we have ministered to the babies of the Brasov Children’s Hospital, but many of you may not know that we also work with the mom’s […]
Word of our After school Program has spread throughout the village of Budila. One of the ladies, Lidia, who works at Town hall met a boy from her daughters school who is a talented artist. Lidia asked him the question, “how do you see the After School Program for disadvantaged children?” So the boy thought […]
Anyone who has been to Brasov over a holiday knows that we here at FFR love a good excuse for a get together, especially one with a theme! Here’s a little taste of how we embraced our inner Leprechaun this year and years past!