Serving Ukraine Through Lifeline

Ukraine is a beautiful country in Eastern Europe with a distinct culture and abundant history. Since February 2022, the full-scale invasion of Ukraine has forever changed this country and people. Millions of Ukrainians have been displaced all over the world, while many more have stayed in Ukraine. This war has significantly increased the vulnerability of children and families in need.


About our Partners

The Global Orphan Care partners in Ukraine serve children and families in vulnerable situations. Children in Ukraine are prone to separation from their families due to poverty and incentives from the government to place children in boarding school-orphanages full-time. Our partners work to keep families together and serve children seen as less valuable to their country.

Response to War

As war ravages Ukraine, our partners’ ministry continues to adapt to the needs of vulnerable families and refugees. Their efforts are targeted at ensuring safety and supplies for families still in Ukraine, especially orphaned children and children with special needs. They are working with partners in Romania and Poland to care for Ukrainian refugees with housing, food, and soon trauma resources. Their teams evacuate Ukrainian families from dangerous areas each week, bringing them to a safer place, providing material support, and sharing the Gospel.

War Needs

Our partners seek ongoing support for families in Ukraine in need of food and medical supplies. They assist orphanages around the country to ensure the safety of children, and work with vulnerable families struggling with job loss due to the war. Additionally, they offer support and direction for Ukrainian refugees residing in Romania while offering gospel hope.

Prior to War Needs

Our partners operate a special needs program for children in the community. These children are provided with loving care and gospel truth. Each summer, our partners host camps for children from impoverished areas and build relationships while sharing the gospel each day. Some of these camps are designated for deaf children. When families face the threat of losing their children because their homes are not up to government code, our partners assist with construction projects to ensure families stay together. Our partners also invest in the community through after-school programs, Deaf small groups, and clubs for teenage boys and girls.

Other Ways to Get Involved
Other Ways to Get Involved

Pray for the local church in Ukraine. Pray for peace and protection in the middle of a war. Pray for local believers in country to support families and children in need as they share the gospel with their neighbors.



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