Birgitta Hallenrud came to Marghita for the first time in April and writes about her impressions;
Why do they come here? Why do they choose to travel hundreds of kilometres to sit on the ground outside a supermarket and beg for money? Is there really nothing you can do for them in their [...] Read more
In 1992 I was 17 and on my way to Romania. I really didn’t know anything about what I was about to experience. I had seen pictures on the news and heard a little about what it was like from friends who had been there, that [...] Read more
The second newsletter for 2015 is now available!
Newsletter 2 2015
When I was 16, I wrote a list. A list of things I wanted to do with my life. At the top of the list was, ‘to be a volunteer in Romania’. After stories from my grandmother, who had been in Marghita a few times, a great curiosity had grown within me about the poverty, [...] Read more
The first newsletter for 2015 is now available!
Newsletter 1 2015