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Growing potatoes in Bulgaria

Friday, 25 May 2012

To help develop self-sustainability, families in Mission Without Borders' (MWB) family sponsorship scheme received seed potatoes to plant their own crops on rented land outside Krupnik village...

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Families learn about tuberculosis prevention

Thursday, 3 May 2012

Healthcare is not a priority when every day you struggle to provide food for your family. Even if an emergency makes it an urgent problem, with no government back health care or health insurance, many families still cannot afford treatment. Difficult living conditions and poor diets leave the im...

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Chernobyl - 26 years later

Friday, 27 April 2012

Today, Ukraine marks the 26th sad anniversary of the world's worst accident. The Chernobyl explosion on April 26, 1986, spewed a cloud of radioactive fallout over much of Europe and forced hundreds of thousands from their homes in the most heavily hit areas. The accident happened as a resul...

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Ukraine builds shelter for decaying Chernobyl

Thursday, 26 April 2012

Remembering the 26th anniversary of one of the world's worst accident, Ukrainians are now building an enormous shelter to roll over the decayed reactor. The new shelter, designed to last 100 years, is expected to be in place by 2015, but a substantial amount of money for the project is still mis...

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Easter joy for the homeless in Bulgaria

Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Sweet bread and coloured eggs are traditional Easter fare in Bulgaria. When one bakery found out that MWB's staff were buying bread for the Street Mercy project they stepped up and donated it for free. The beneficiaries usually get offered hot soup and bread daily by the Street Mercy team bu...

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2012 Mission Without Borders Australia Overcomers Magazine

Saturday, 31 March 2012

For a comprehensive understanding of both the tremendous need and wonderful projects we are able to provide to the poor we serve in Eastern Europe, our annual Overcomers Magazine is a great resource. The 2012 edition is hot off the press! Click on the image below to read a copy now -  2...

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Street Mercy

Thursday, 15 March 2012

For the poor of Eastern Europe forced to survive on the streets, they are at the edge of despair...

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