Archive for May, 2009

Stair rebuild at Orphanage #34 is now COMPLETE!

Thanks to generous donations from John Nickleach and his coworkers, Travelers Insurance, members of St. Mary’s Ukrainian Orthodox Church, and many others, the children at Orphanage #34 now have a safe stairway to reach the useful rooms on the second floor!  UAC’s Igor Shepyeta and his team did a great job with the construction.  A big “thank you” to all of the people who made this project possible!

before-- rusted, caving in, and dangerous

before-- rusted, caving in, and dangerous

...and after!

...and after!

Friday, May 22nd, 2009 Uncategorized No Comments

Project Stretch dental volunteers arrive to Odessa!

Project Stretch dental volunteers are welcomed in Odessa on Thursday by the UAC team!

Friday, May 22nd, 2009 Uncategorized 2 Comments

New stairs at Orphanage #34 are nearly finished!

Construction in progress!  The stairs should be complete in a week or so.

Construction in progress! The stairs should be complete in a week or so.

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009 Uncategorized No Comments

A childhood friend of UAC’s Igor Shepyeta kindly donated money to purchase brand new uniforms for the entire soccer team at Fontanka!  The boys recently received their new uniforms and look very pleased :-)

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009 Uncategorized 5 Comments

Children at Lastochka TB receive new t-shirts from Amadeus!

Thanks to Amadeus, the children at Lastochka TB were able to get some new t-shirts for spring and summer!

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Monday, May 4th, 2009 Uncategorized 1 Comment

Stair reconstruction at Orphanage #34 is underway!

The Orphanage #34 stair reconstruction project that so many worked hard to fund is now underway!  Igor hopes that the project will be complete by the middle of May (as long as the weather stays nice!).  Here are some pictures of the progress…

Sunday, May 3rd, 2009 Uncategorized 9 Comments