The Orthodox Volunteer Day, which was established in Russian Orthodox Diocese of Berlin and Germany to be celebrated every year on the first Saturday in July, will take place this year on July 7th in Darmstadt. The program encompasses July 6-8.
The Orthodox Volunteer Day will be devoted to st. Elizaveta Fyodorovna, a great contributor to the development of charity in Russia, to White Flower action, sisters of mercy activities, the spititual base of charity and beneficence.
The program will end on Sunday, July 8, 18:00. The updates will be published here.
Questions and suggestions are accepted by phone or e-mail: +49 178 5408805, Alina.Titova@orthodiakonia.de
On Palm Sunday, at the church of Sts. Cosmas and Damian in Essen we have held a charity fair. As before, there were crafts made by children and adults, baked goodies, books. “And when is the next fair? I will have time to finish the homemade candles. “” Were my socks sold? Ok, I will make more”- such words of parishioners testify that the fair lives and will continue. Till the next fair …
We thank the priest of the church – Archpriest Victor Alexeyev, for his support, as well as all the assistants, participants and donors. All together, we have collected 400 euros for Isabella B. and Nicolai O.
Chist is risen! I wish you a cheerful Easter feast!
Dear friends, we made a great job in March.
We have paid a rehabilitiation course in Ratingen for Eldar Eldarov, 13 y.o., cerebral palsy, housing for the period of treatment for Ilya Soldatov, 2,5 y.o., Moscow region, metabolic disorders, scaphocephaly; a device Galileo vibro platte for the removal of sputum from the lungs for Sofia Mushkudiani from Georgia with a severe form of cerebral palsy, 5 y. o. We have helped Isabella Belova from Ufa, 7 y. o., retinoblastoma, with the purchase of tickets for a required examination at an Essen clinic. We have paid a debt to Charite clincs for the resuscitation and additional treatment on behalf of Nicolai Zverev, 8 months old, Moscow, congenital heart disease.