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...

Dreams may one day become true

Dreams may one day become true
Photo from Progress Report 'Summer Camp in Pskov Region' (view small | med | large | orig)

One of our students who volunteered in Summer Camp

One of our students who volunteered in Summer Camp
Photo from Progress Report 'Summer Camp in Pskov Region' (view small | med | large | orig)

Final performance by volunteers

Final performance by volunteers
Photo from Progress Report 'Summer Camp in Pskov Region' (view small | med | large | orig)

One of our bird-feeders

One of our bird-feeders
Photo from Progress Report 'HandsON Workshop' (view small | med | large | orig)

Work in progress

Work in progress
Photo from Progress Report 'HandsON Workshop' (view small | med | large | orig)

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