“I am the daughter of a beautiful mother and a woman who admires with her extraordinary strength of mind! A young, forty-four-year-old woman, Yekaterina Yaschenko, independently built a strong family and raised two grateful daughters. Through hard work throughout her life, she strived for family comfort and well-being, putting her personal needs into the background. Strong in spirit, but such a vulnerable and responsive woman! Kind woman, caring daughter of old parents and beloved grandmother of two little boys! It's all about my mom and our Guardian, Yekaterina Yashchenko. My mom says she is a happy person! And it is optimism that helps her now to not lose heart. Now, when trouble threatened... It so happened that for a long time there lived a disease in her, which did not manifest itself.
Charity Fund "Happy child"
The mission of the foundation is effective assistance to the most needy children of the Zaporozhye region. Every day, employees and volunteers of the foundation help save someone's life, fulfill someone's dream, or simply let a person know that they remember and care about him.
Three years ago, having withstood all the upheavals, Ilya Titarenko survived. This was the beginning of the boy’s life, each day of which is more like a struggle than happy and carefree childhood. In the achievements of Illia, there is still too much “not”: he does not sit, crawl, walk or speak. But he understands everything, and the whole range of emotions is reflected in Ilyusha’s little face and in brilliant eyes. The preservation of the intellect makes it possible to further develop successfully. Here are just the financial costs of a family where there is a child with special needs, are incommensurable with income. We can give this little man the opportunity to fight for his health, which the disease has so mercilessly stolen!
For more than a year, Dmytro has been trying to defeat the disease. The treatment guidelines are changing, the newly grown hair falls out, the painful side effects of "chemo" appear. But there is a positive dynamic, and it inspires to further struggle! Dmytro has a duel with cancer. But, no the cancer is one in this duel, and Dima is supported with a lot of good hearts. Do not leave him alone with the disease!
There is a children's sanatorium in Zaporizhia region. But it is not ordinary! Most of the children undergoing treatment are from dysfunctional families, and some are from boarding schools. Treatment usually lasts from 3 to 20 months, and for bed patients – up to 4 years. The only children's tuberculosis sanatorium in Zaporizhia region provides treatment for children with tuberculosis (maintenance phase), preventive treatment for children at risk and children with orthopedic problems. Social factors: crises, low incomes of citizens, local conflicts and population migration are becoming an important cause of the spread of the incidence of severe forms of tuberculosis. In terms of the incidence of tuberculosis in children, Zaporozhye region ranked first in 2018.
Vlad Logvin is a specific teenager. His mother claims she is very happy and even proud of her son! She notes with some surprise that the best gift for her child is a book. Even not a super-modern gadget! At every opportunity, and whenever he has a free time Vlad avidly immerses in adventure and travel. But for the sake of communication with peers or visiting an interesting informative exhibition, he will postpone all his home hobbies. For people with special needs, every trip is an opportunity to see the real world away from home with interesting events and new meetings.
Kiriusha is a merry boy, who fights for every day of his life. Due to multiple congenital defects (gastrointestinal tract, urinary system) and a sudden stroke his life differs from the life of most of his peers. All Kiriusha’s life is a painstaking everyday fight. Kiriusha, who is just 10 years old, has had more than 20 operations since his birth. What is the most important is that he has not lost his childish immediacy and infinite love for the outside world in his endless fight against a disease.
You can hardly find someone who would doubt if the birth of the twins is incredible happiness! A boy and a girl – is a so desirable and long-awaited gift! The Babich family has waited for this gift for almost 18 years! And a miracle happened! And it does not matter that the family had to leave their home in Stakhanov, the Luhansk Oblast. They found shelter in Zaporizhzhia and the young family was given accommodation. Vanechka and Polinka were born here, in Zaporizhzhia. Unfortunately, Vania has to struggle for living a full life since his birth.
Jamaican guitarist, vocalist, and composer, the most famous reggae performer - Bob Marley - died from a cancer disease that began with melanoma. Our hero is not a guitarist or a composer and is not known to anyone except his loved ones. The most ordinary guy with the most ordinary fate. He is 32. And he also has a melanoma.
Olenka was born quite a little, with a small weight and a large number of malformations. From a helpless lump, she turned into a cheerful, wiggly and fun girl. Lena rarely cries, even when it hurts, even when she is given shots or droppers. She is a strong girl. Fast as a spinning top – she runs, jumps, spins... and suddenly she slows down in the corner of the chair and looks at you with such an adult, full of pain and melancholy look, that you want to turn the whole world to help her. Without the necessary treatment, her world can remain semi-mute...
Dasha is like a warm sunbeam, merry, sweet and she is smiling charmingly! And she doesn’t suspect at all, that she was born with a rare genetic disease - Bloch-Sulzberg syndrome, which came out itself in developmental brain malformations, gave complications to the eyes and skin. Therefore, little darling in her incomplete two years does not sit and walk yet, but there is a huge potential, and her mom has perseverance and faith in her daughter! Just one desire is not enough: recuperationof the child costs a lot of money.