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Visiting Marghita!

Birgitta Hallenrud came to Marghita for the first time in April and writes about her impressions;

Dear friends!

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

Hanna celebrated her fortieth birthday with a volunteer trip to Romania!

IMG_1589In 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

Newsletter no 2 2015

The second newsletter for 2015 is now available!

Newsletter 2 2015

An unforgettable trip

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

Newsletter no 1 2015

The first newsletter for 2015 is now available!

Newsletter 1 2015