Step Up

We work with children and young adults from Moscow orphanages. Our mission is to help every child to learn and develop as a person, overcoming the negatives of an institutionalized past. Step Up is the first organization in Russia which, since 1999, has worked to provide orphans with a quality education, to motivate them to learn. We help graduates of orphanages to complete school, find jobs, pass college/university entrance exams. We provide specific help necessary to overcome the psychological complexes that plague orphans. We enable institutionalized orphans and orphanage graduates to make wise, mature and healthy decisions for their own live. We also work surmount and eventually change...
Giving Russian Orphans an Equal Start in Life
 
$23,763
$26,237
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Orphan Opportunity Center Step Up provides 110 orphans and orphanage leavers with a quality education, life skills training, psychological support and opportunities to develop their potential. Our mission is to help every child to learn and develop as a person, overcoming the negatives of an institutionalized past. project reportread updates from the field
Integration Center for Orphans with Disabilities
 
$1,791
$28,209
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by Step Up
Step Up Orphan Opportunity Center is creating a permanent base in the remote Pskov region of western Russia to hold integration camps for disabled orphans from a local orphanage. The project will attract volunteers and specialists from Russia and Europe to conduct developmental activities and assist the orphanage children in their transition to independent living. project reportread updates from the field

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