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For $36 a month, you can select the child you’d like to sponsor. As a sponsor, you’ll receive a photo and information about your sponsored child, annual profile update with an updated photo, and special updates throughout the year.
Will you sponsor Sergey P?
Sergey has one brother and they have lived together in the same orphanage since childhood. He lived in the orphanage for 12 years before graduating. After graduation, Sergey studied at the technical school before entering college. In college, his field of study is electricity. Sergey is a cheerful and very driven young man. He loves computer and board games. Please pray for Sergey, for his health and future success.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-24569
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Oleg I in Ukraine
Oleg was sent to the orphanage due to parental neglect. Oleg has a brother and sister who also graduated from the orphanage. He is not close to either sibling. His mother passed away while he was at the orphanage and he is not really close to his father. Oleg tries to help support his father and visit on occasion despite their difficult relationship.
Last year, Oleg bought an apartment with the help of a state program. It is a great joy for him and all of his friends and mentors. He also had a minor surgery last year, but is fully recovered and is able to work and move better. He graduated from the University, and now starting adult life. He attends Bible school and is active in his Church. It is obvious that God is transforming his life. Oleg thinks about doing social work and so he can help others. He would want to go back to school at a Christian University. Please pray for his health and his future.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-24272
Max N in Ukraine
Max has spent most of his life in the orphanage. He has two older sisters and one older brother. Despite the hardships Max has faced throughout his life, having a good relationship with his siblings is very important to him and something he will continue to pursue and work towards. He successfully finished college, where he studied welding.
He got a good job at ceramic scarf factory. He has good, interesting job and good salary. One thing to know about Max is that he enjoys a good pair of quality shoes. One day, he would love to open his own store. He would also love to work abroad and try to make money to own his own housing. He likes sports and plays soccer almost every week with other guys from the Aging-Out program. Max is a true friend. He’s trustworthy and very loyal. Please pray for him and his way in life. Pray that he feels the hand of God in everything.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-23272
Dasha B in Ukraine
Both of Dasha's parents passed away, and when she was five years old, she entered the orphanage. She has one sister. Since then, she's grown in many ways. Dasha studied mechanical engineering and continues her education at the University. She had previously gone to work abroad in Poland. Her dream is to become a professional makeup artist. She enjoys reading books and listening to music. Dasha has a heart for helping others, especially girls in a similar situation as her. Please continue to pray for Dasha, her health and overall success.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-23268
Artem B in Ukraine
Artem is a hard worker. He has a younger sister, who is also in our project. He and his sister live in a house together. Artem is student of University. He studied for one year Hebron, a Christian IT school but the IT school is experiencing some difficulties, so he decided to go to university. He is studying English and is considering different future opportunities in terms of work. Artem is responsible and moving in the right direction. He attends Sunday school and is active in church. He is helpful and helps a lot in the office for the Aging Out program. Pray for Artem, for his future, and that God gives him direction for his life.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-23275
Dima V in Ukraine
Dima is from the village where he spent his childhood under the care of his sister. Besides his sister, he has two brothers. Dima tries to help provide for and take care of his family as much as possible. In doing so, Dima had to leave his studies behind at the University for now. He is open to new knowledge and new experiences in life. He tried working at a car service station, working in a restaurant as a waiter and barista. He tries different areas of work and looks for what he likes and what he would like to develop further. Dima has plans to go abroad in Poland, to try to work there. He is bright and enjoys learning new things. He is a creative thinker. Please pray that Dima's health and future.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-24235
Anya B in Ukraine
Anya has one brother but both of her parents have died. Anya was put in an orphanage when she was 8 years old. Her mother died and her father was deprived of parental rights.She graduated from a technical school and a college specializing in industrial training technician and construction technologist. She didn’t enter a University last year but she has an opportunity to do it this year. So she is in the enrollment process now.
Her dream is to become a clothing designer. She wants to take a sewing course. Anya likes drawing, listening to live music, reading books and spending time with friends in small groups. She also enjoys her alone time. Anya loves any kind of animal. She is loving and caring to her friends. Anya and her brother have inherited a house from their parents and are trying to get the official documents. The house is not livable and needs many repairs including putting in gas, water and a sewage system. Thus Anya lives in a social dormitory for orphans. Please pray for her emotional healing and inner motivation for her life and dreams.
Anya is in college specializing in Industrial Training Technician and Construction Technologist. She is set to graduate this summer and will try to enter a university. Anya's dream is to become a clothing designer. She wants to take a sewing course to start learning and practicing. Both of Anya's parents have passed away and she has one brother. Together they inherited their parents home, but it still has several major issues and remains unlivable. Anya currently lives in her friend's apartment, a girl she knows from the program. They help each other out. In Anya's spare time, she enjoys drawing, listening to music, reading, and being around her friends. She's a big animal lover. Please continue to pray for Anya, her health and overall success.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-23504
Ruslan L in Ukraine
Ruslan has grown up in the orphanage ever since childhood. He has now successfully finished the college of Electricity. Ruslan has faced some horrible incidents in his life, including losing his brother in a car accident. At a young age, his only sister was adopted and now living in the US. Ruslan currently works in a warehouse for a supermarket. He is developing new skills and is learning and becoming better and better. Last year, he bought an apartment under the state program. With help, he is planning repairs for his apartment and calculating what he needs and how much it might cost. Ruslan has already started saving money for these upgrades.
Ruslan likes and is really good at sports. He plays soccer with the other guys in the Aging-Out program every week. Going through different periods and difficulties in life, Ruslan has began to trust and value his relationships more. He is a good person; an honest guy who is still figuring out who he wants to be. Please pray for Ruslan, his health and overall success.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-23276
Oksana K in Ukraine
Both of her parents are alive, she has contact with them but they can't support her. Oksana was born with cerebral palsy. Her parents refused to take her and she grew up in an orphanage for kids with special needs. When she was 15, her mother reappeared but she stayed at the orphanage because they decided it would be traumatic to move.
Oksana graduated from the Institute of Physical Education. She studied physical training there. She was a professional athlete in volleyball and powerlifting then she changed her sport to badminton. She has already taken silver in the international championship. Her goal is to take part in the Paralympics. She wants to be a massage therapist or badminton coach in future. She is helpful, purposeful and patient. She has achieved the needed level in sport and has her training as a job now. Oksana takes life's difficulties with strength and a positive attitude. She always glorifies God in her competitions. She is a part of a Bible study group with her best friend Yana Z every week. She loves to study the Word of God. Oksana has continued renting a room in the university dormitory after her graduation. Please pray that God helps her to have emotional stability during her training and competitions and she finds a way to safely reduce stress levels.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-23269
Valentin I in Ukraine
Valentin grew up in a village and entered the orphanage there when he was a child. He has two brothers and three sisters, and his parents are still alive and still live in the village. Valentin has successfully finished college of welding. He is now putting his degree to work as a welder. He currently rents an apartment with his sister.
He does not have the status of an orphan, so there is no prospect of receiving housing help from the state. He works hard to save money and possibly buy housing in the future.Valentin enjoys attending church and Bible study group. He is a good, interesting and honest person. Please pray for Valentin's health and future.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-23518
Yana Z in Ukraine
Yana was born with cerebral palsy. Her parents couldn't care for her, which led Yana to grow up in an orphanage among other children with special needs. She has one brother who grew up with their mother. She studied sewing at the technical school but could not complete it due to her disability. She now has a part time job: embroidery. She also does bead paintings which are beautiful. She tried different kinds of sports and chose track: shot put, javelin throw and drive. She took silver and bronze in the Ukraine championships. She wants to develop in sports and her goal is to take part in the Paralympics. She always has a smile and never complains even while enduring difficult life circumstances. In spite of her difficulties she is always friendly, grateful and cheerful. Yana inherited her father's house but it is unlivable and she needs a place to live. She used to live in a retirement home for elderly and disabled people. She is currently in the process of moving to a new city because she is engaged and is going to get married soon.She is the best friend of Oksana K and they study the Bible together every week. Please pray for Yana, for her journey in life, and for her relationship with her future husband.
Sponsorship Code: UKGRAD-23265