Wednesday, January 13, 2010

New year at Orphanage 12

Father Frost made a special visit to the children at Orphanage 12 in Kiev celebrating the New Year! Each child received a box of chocolates from Father Frost and a personalized goodie bag from An Orphan Smiles. The caretakers at the orphanage cooked a special meal with many treats for the children.

Saturday, January 9, 2010

Feed the soul trip for Tsurupinsk

From December 26 - 28, fifteen disabled orphans from the Tsurupinsk Children's Home in Kherson, Ukraine were treated to a special Holiday trip to the Capitol city of Kiev. An Orphan Smiles helped provide funding to allow the children to enjoy many special activities for the first time in their lives. They went to a Sea World type show, a movie theater, and an arcade. They also enjoyed sightseeing in a special bus, and meals out at McDonald's and Pizza!