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World Without Orphans Roadmap: Foundations for Active Engagement

Posted on 2019-11-14
You can share in the holy task of ensuring that every child grows up in a safe, stable and nurturing permanent family, and reaches their God-given potential. How can you best equip yourself to join the movement? Finding the right path for you begins with matching your role with your vision. Take a short quiz at https://wworoadmap.org/ and the result will be a set of recommended resources you can use to get started down your personalized path of the roadmap, along with full access to the WWO Roadmap booklet in PDF form.
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A Ukrainian Border Town Becomes a Place of Refuge for Families Fleeing West   

Posted on 2022-03-10
“It's the 10th day of this unjust brutal war, and yet it already feels like 10 years. I've lost the sense of time.” These are the words of Tetiana, Director of the NGO Nehemiah, which is a Ukraine Without Orphans member and an organization that has actively been serving orphans and vulnerable children since 1996. 
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Life Changes in a Moment in the Middle of a War Zone

Posted on 2022-03-05
Without saying a word, Oksana quickly motioned for the children she cares for to jump in their beds as they heard the sound of an airplane flying low over their children's center. It was Thursday, February 24 at 4:00 am. Day One of the war in Ukraine.
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Providing Compassion, Food and Shelter for Families In Ukraine

Posted on 2022-03-05
In the days leading up to the attack on Ukraine, Dmytro felt prompted to begin getting the bomb shelter in the basement of his 2-story apartment building ready. A remnant of the Cold War era, the bomb shelter had been used for storage and required a lot of work to return it to a usable condition.
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Finding Family in Paraguay

Posted on 2021-11-03
Little *Sofia was born in Paraguay almost a year ago and in her short life has already known three mothers. It's a complex story for an infant's first year of life, and yet thanks to the advocacy of WWO partner Paraguay Protects Families, Sofia has been protected each step of the way!
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