So I said ‘yes’. And then I panicked. What had I got myself in for? Running a summer camp in a village? I didn’t even speak Romanian! What was I thinking? I was no dance, music or art expert and I had never ventured into village life since moving to Romania.
Calah recently came from Texas to volunteer with us for 3 months. We are so thankful to have her on our team! Below is an update she wrote after her first week in the Children’s Hospital.
“Come, let us sing for joy to the LORD; let us shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation.” Psalm 95:1 I’ve been introducing myself as the “singing philanthropist,” a person who seeks to promote the welfare of others through music. Over the past six weeks, I’ve been sharing the message of hope […]
It is always such an encouragement to have volunteers join us in loving these precious babies and children! We recently had a team of 7 from Virginia, and what a blessing they were to us and the little ones we serve, and how special for Kayla to have her parents here! From taking care of […]
Our sweet Sarah Peters has served with us for nearly 3 years. Sarah has a heart of gold, a heart for Jesus and for the people around her.
I’m Erin Patton, and after coming to Romania as a short-term volunteer each summer, I’m currently here long-term. Over the years, I have volunteered with FFR, and also connected with other services and charities who support people with disabilities.
I am very thankful for the time with ERF’s TV Show, “Gott sei Dank” (English translation- Thanks to God) based in Wetzlar, Germany where I was able to pour out my heart and passion assisting humanity through love, care, and education.
My name is Heidi, I am a Registered Nurse from BC, Canada. I am currently nearing the end of my third trip back to Romania volunteering with FFR.
When we aren’t busy working in our various projects, we here at FFR enjoy getting together for a fun evening with our volunteers. With the Winter Olympics just recently on, we got inspired to host our own little Olympic party.
We love hearing the stories and experiences of our volunteers who come from all over the world to love and help the babies and children in Romania. David and Hazel Martin have been helping with our After School Program, and we asked them to share a little about how they came to Romania and the […]
Str. Dealul de Jos 18A
Braşov, 500080 România
- Summer Camp in Budila – “From Romania to Australia” July 12, 2018
- A Day in the Life of an FFR Hospital Volunteer July 5, 2018
- Celebrating Another Year of Kids Club and After School June 28, 2018