Quarantine protects against coronavirus and at the same time stops the economy. Behind these dry words are hundreds of thousands of living people who lose their jobs and salaries. The company “Degree” conducted a survey that showed that half of Ukrainians will run out of funds within a month after the start of quarantine. We opened a food and household collection for unprotected families from the Dnieper who don’t already know what they will feed their children next week.
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CF "Pomogaem"Дніпропетровськ, вул. Красна, 3а
CF "Pomogaem" was founded in 2009 by volunteers who worked in the children's hospitals, helped seriously ill children, and foster parents who took care of orphans. This determined the main areas for charity of the Fund.
Nowadays, the Foundation implements charity in three areas: Health, Family and Accessability.
Doctors recommend treating viral respiratory infections at home, but if person has difficulties breathing, he must immediately call an ambulance. So the ambulance staff will be the first to meet with those who have coronavirus. They should be protected as much as possible to avoid infection and not to transfer it further. That is why they need numerous protective suits, gloves, respirators, disinfectants. Let's protect the doctors together and stop the pandemic!
Lyudmila Novak - Head of Communications at Interpipe; Liya Nazarenko is a project manager at Interpipe Dnipro Half Marathon.
Already the fifth half marathon in the Dnieper will be held by Interpipe in 2020. During this time, the Run Interpipe community was created, the company employees have their own trainers. And we, the creators and leaders of the project, also gradually got infected with the running bacillus! At the Run Ukraine Spring Fundraising Marathon, we are not just striving to improve our results. We want to make “invisible” children visible. Yura Petrenko does not have oncology or cerebral palsy. He looks like a healthy boy, but for him to live, he needs medicines for tens of thousands of hryvnias every month.
"Mom, we are so weird. We’re going to the conservatory, and we'll do MRI along the way", these are the words of ten-year-old Misha. Between the conservatory and the hospitals his whole life passes. A talented boy plays the piano and sings in the choir. In the meantime, he stands during the performance of the composition, his mother prays that he will not feel ill and that he does not fall. Misha has a rare disease, he has already undergone 11 operations, and in June and September two more are required. For the next operation in Germany you need to find UAH 483 330.
All people are a little island, and among them are especially lonely, separated from others by storms and fogs. Sometimes it takes years to find a way from the island to the archipelago. The gap between Artem Novikov and us is not difficult to bridge – ordinary hearing aids will become a bridge. For most of his 14 years, Artem has lived in a world of silence. It's time to fill this silence with sounds.
Premature birth for twins is a common thing. It is very important that the kids have time to get stronger in the mother’s tummy and then develop safely under the supervision of doctors. This happens most often, but it happened differently with Andrii and Sofiika. They were born at 35 weeks with a weight of 1,450 and 1,800 g. They were discharged from the hospital only after 2 months, and a year later Andrei was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, and Sonia was diagnosed with tetraparesis.
Each of us needs a Home. The house, as the metaphysical basis for existence. Just the ceiling above my head. The space that protects, warms and energizes and content for great achievements in the big world. Children without a home and remaining in the street, and their mothers (and often are still children!) does the shelter "Glove". After losing big at home because of the war in the Donbas, they restore everything from scratch in a village near the Dnieper. Now there are 9 children with their mothers, the youngest 11 months and the oldest 9 years.
Clever, beautiful, athlete and simply beloved mother's girl Sofia this year will go to the first class. Mom's dream - that my daughter went to school with her legs. Between Sofia and this goal - perseverance, and work, the efforts of surgeons and rehabilitators and, of course, a lot of money to pay for the work of specialists. Because Sofia has a serious congenital disease - arthrogryposis.
Scientists are inventing new anticonvulsants, more and more people with epilepsy are taking medicines and living a normal life. Still, drugs do not help everyone. Olia Tanich suffered from epilepsy from the first days of her life. At 9 months, Olia did not know how to even focus her gaze – heavy attacks blocked development. But the tireless mother found a technique that made epilepsy retreat. To save the result, twice a year you need to be examined and adjust the treatment in the Chernivtsi clinic.
Is thirteen years much or little? What is it like to remain at this age without parental care? And if even the doctors discovered a terrible disease, on whom to rely, to whom to run for help, who will protect? Not every adult can cope with such circumstances, and Diana has been living this way not for the first year. She has been struggling for 5 years: first with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, and now with his relapse. From the first days of her life, her mother left the girl, did not take part in the life of Diana, and soon she was gone. The girl has a father, but he also does not add up with parental responsibilities. Diana is engaged in volunteers and medical staff.