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Reena –One Step at a Time

Born prematurely and suffering from the effects of a collapsed lung, eighteen month old Reena first came to the Romanian…

Dumitru – Going for Gold!

Every year, Fundatia Inocenti sponsors a day of sporting and art activities in Bistrita for children with physical and mental…

Patricia – We are Family

Patricia was born with two grave medical conditions: hydrocephalus and spina bifida. Untreated, the little girl would have had no…

Vasile – Home away from Home

Vasile came to the center at the age of one and a half, suffering from malnutrition, mild intellectual disability, and…

Nicolae – Making the Grade

Keeping children in school is one of the most important and life-enhancing services of Fundatia Inocenti / RCR. A high…

Andrei – High Hurdles to Cross

Andrei was directed to the Inocenti Early Intervention Program by Bistrita’s child protective services agency and was diagnosed with ‘pervasive…

Nelutu – Education for All

On average, Roma children in Romania spend 6.8 years in school, whilst the national average is 11.2 years and unschooled…

Denisa – Expanding Horizons

Fundatia Inocenti established an after-school program in Bistrita to help the children of Roma families. This program is designed to…

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