2022 Annual Report
Dear Friends, In 2022 we doubled our previous record and donated nearly $3.1 million. In 2023, with your help, our aim is to double it again. Our organization did not use your outpouring of generosity to increase salaries or stash funds for a rainy day. All resources were put right back into our communities to…Read More
Help our first family of 2023: Julijana (9) and Sofija (6) Stojanovic have lived the hardest lives we have ever seen
At first glance you would never assume that Julijana (9) and Sofija (6) Stojanovic have lived the hardest lives we have ever seen. Our first family of 2023 is a story of hope, bravery, and survival. We are greeted by two girls who are shy but welcoming, clean but visibly dressed in hand-me-down clothes. They…Read More
We can’t forget Syria!
International aid must reach north-western Syria as soon as possible. In Syria, the earthquake came on top of existing emergencies. Years of war, a dire economic situation, the COVID-19 pandemic, and most recently, an outbreak of cholera had already plunged the region into a humanitarian crisis and pushed medical facilities to the brink! According to…Read More
From Kozara to Kosovo Polje, we had a record-setting Christmas Project this Year!
Our members were stretched to their very maximum to make this Holiday season our biggest yet. Hundreds of volunteers all over the world, dozens of partners, including the Rotary Club, and thousands of donors joined forces to bring the joy of Christmas to so many underprivileged children this year. We donated thousands of Christmas gifts…Read More
Phase Three in Building of Jasenovac Memorial
We have entered phase three – building the roof – on the Church of the Jasenovac Holy Martyrs in Medjuvodje. A portion of funds needed to proceed is still missing, so we have launched a billboard and commercial campaign in Republika Srpska and have a number (1414) residents of Bosnia can call to make a…Read More
Srbi za Srpske veterane: Najtuznija prica godine
Dragi prijatelji, Nadamo se da nemate ništa protiv da vam se obratimo za pomoć poslednji put 2022. Otac Perica, majka Snežana i sin Vojislav iz Prokuplja svi žive u jednoj mračnoj sobi u nehumanim uslovima. Da stvar bude još tragičnija, Perica je ratni veteran koji se za našu zemlju borio prvo u Hrvatskoj, zatim u…Read More
Thank You Serbia! Together We Moved Pavle into a New Home!
One of the biggest humanitarian cases in Serbian history has reached a successful conclusion right before the holidays. Little Pavle Dimitrijevic and his family have moved into their new home! This past fall we introduced you to little Pavle and his three siblings from the village of Zdravinje near Kruševac. Pavle (3) suffers from a severe form…Read More
Little Sofija is one of the 115,000 children in Serbia who live in absolute poverty.
For some of us, Christmas means presents we carefully choose or dream of for months, or happy moments shared with our loved ones. For those living from hand to mouth, Christmas days are like any other day in which they strive to escape poverty. This is why we started our Christmas Project, six years ago,…Read More
HITNO: “Zašto su moji životni uslovi gori nego u zatvoru?” Pita bolestan dečak
Šta biste pomislili kad bismo vam rekli da najozloglašeniji kriminalci na svetu žive u daleko boljim uslovima od onih u kojoj živi Vitomir Dragić sa roditeljima, na samo 240km od Beograda? Jednosobna “kuća” bez vode, kupatila, čiji zidovi su nagriženi od buđi i prljavi, a krov pred potpunim urušavanjem – predstavlja njihov dom. Slike koje…Read More
28. Jun Continues with Projects in Krajina
The most dire situation Serbs face in the Western Balkans is in Croatia. This is why in 2019 we launched the ‘Krajina Živi’ project to protect Serbian cultural heritage and offer humanitarian and economic assistance to Serbs living in Croatia. Here are some of our results for Fall 2022: ∙ Awarded $20,000 CAD in ‘Nikola Tesla’…Read More