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Dnipro Kids Update – February 2022

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Dnipro Kids Update – February 2022

My apologies for the delay in getting the latest update out. With things the way they are in Ukraine just now it has shifted the focus a bit, and it has taken a bit longer to process the photos and get the reports done.The word from Ukraine is that the current political situation, and the threat of a Russian invasion, has a lot of people in Ukraine worried. Life is carrying on as normal, but it is still obviously a worry. Last week in Dnipro parents received a letter from the schools, telling them to ensure that all children should have a card in their school bags that...

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Dnipro Kids Update – December 2021

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Dnipro Kids Update – December 2021

Firstly, I’d like to thank everyone that has donated to our Christmas Fundraiser so far. Funds raised will go directly to pay for a Christmas event and for gifts for each of the children.The Christmas event will be held in the Stargorod Restaurant, who have set aside a hall for us and put together a nice Christmas menu for the kids. Entertainment and games will be provided before, during and after the meal. The event will be finished off with personalised gifts for every child, and a big bag of sweets to take home.We have set a target of £1,000 for the online fundraiser, although...

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Dnipro Kids Update – June 2020

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Dnipro Kids Update – June 2020

Apologies that it has taken so long for us to put out another update, but the Worldwide Coronavirus pandemic has also affected the work we do in Ukraine. We did have a Spring Trip fully planned for April, but unfortunately this had to be cancelled as Ukraine also entered a ‘lockdown’ stage. The majority of the following update is from Natalie, our assistant in Ukraine, with some editing from committee member Duncan McRae. Coronavirus in Ukraine On Wednesday March 11, the Dnipro Kids returned home after a busy day at school, completed their homework and began getting ready for...

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Dnipro Kids Update – October 2019

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Dnipro Kids Update – October 2019

New arrivals, amazing excursions, college progress and some sad news...

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Dnipro Kids Update – September 2019

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Dnipro Kids Update – September 2019

The Dnipro Kids headed to country's south coast for their autumn trip, which included a wonderful boat ride to the 'Maldives of Ukraine'.

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Dnipro Kids Update – August 2019

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Dnipro Kids Update – August 2019

As we gear up for the kids' autumn trip to the south coast, we've also been busy with college send-offs, birthday parties and fundraising.

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