Orphans’ Hope Foundation was established in August 2005. Our ambitious goal was to raise $8000.00 by the end of the year. We are delighted to announce that OHF successfully raised over $11,000.00 in the remaining four months of 2005!
As we have no overhead costs, every dollar raised goes directly to assisting orphaned and impoverished children in Ukraine. So far, this money as been applied to the following projects:
$ 4800.00 Paid towards winter hosting program for 6 children from Borzna orphanage (please see our Dec. ’05 hosting trip page)
$ 1000.00 Paid for two children to travel from Borzna to Kyiv for Big Family reverse hosting trip.
$ 800.00 Flu Vaccines and measles medical treatment
$ 1000.00 Borzna Christmas party food, Santa Clause costume, and Christmas candles and table cloths
$ 700.00 Towards purchase of a high-end 35mm Digital SLR camera for Big Family charity
$ 200.00 Purchased school supplies for Borzna
$ 200.00 Donated to a book/library project led by Life2Orphans
$ 725.00 Purchased 16 complete soccer uniforms for Borzna soccer team including cleats, shin guards, socks, shorts and “Borzna” logo jerseys
$ 800.00 Purchased 2 complete sectional sofas, chairs, carpets and tables for student lounges in Borzna dormitory
$ 200.00 Purchased copier/printer/scanner for the orphanage director’s office and Dictaphone for use of teachers in Borzna
$ 400.00 Purchased large TV and DVD player for younger kids’ lounge in Borzna dormitory