OvidiuRo 5th Year Report
How Romania is changing the Educational Landscape: “My older girl was also in the program, and now she’s in 2nd grade. You might not believe this, but she only gets 10’s. She told me that when she grows up she’ll go to high school in Brașov. I already picture her holding the diploma.“ Ioana Oțelaș, Budila parent
ALIANTA Award for Social Involvement
Leslie Hawke & Maria Gheorghiu received Alianta’s 2016 Award for Achievement in Humanitarian Work and Social Involvement at The ALIANTA Award Gala 2016 in Washington.
Kindergarten Teacher for a Day
Thirty public figures and sixty Raiffeisen employees spend a school-day in a rural classroom interacting with the children, reading stories, dancing, painting, and playing. Meanwhile the volunteers are also learning about the reality of growing up poor in rural Romania.