Friday, June 12, 2015

Marathon in Valea Morilor Park

On June 7th, Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR), its EVS volunteers and refugee community took part in the marathon, alongside its supporting organization UNHCR Moldova. It was a sport event dedicated to the World Refugee Day and organized by the Ultra runners Association of Moldova in collaboration with CCR.
The green and lively Park ‘Valea Morilor’ hosted the event and offered to the participants an enjoyable place to run and friendly compete for the cup.
The golden trophy went to a refugee from Mali, naturally gifted for running, while all the others 30 refugees/asylum seekers received a participation medal also valuable as a nice souvenir of the day.

Friday, June 5, 2015

International Children’s Day at the Zoo

On June 1st, Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR) invited refugee families to take part in a pleasant celebration - International Children’s Day at the ZOO park in Chisinau.
Following the annual tradition, CCR supported the Municipal Directorate for Children’s Rights’ Protection in organizing a joyful celebration for children by donating 1132 ice creams. As a sign of gratitude, CCR received 100 entrance tickets for refugee/asylum seeker families. 

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Opening of the sport season in Razeni

On Sunday, May 31st, Charity Centre for Refugees (CCR) and two EVS volunteers participated in the celebration for the beginning of the sporting season in Razeni village.
During the lively event, various groups of sporty people confronted on different fields: volleyball, football, roman fight/wrestling and others sporty disciplines while music and summer weather livened up the event.