24 November 2015
Mission Without Borders (MWB) sends humanitarian aid to
eastern Ukraine as concern grows for refugees returning to their
ruined homes this winter...
19 November 2015
Leaving a gift in your will is a wonderful way to make a
positive impact on the lives of vulnerable people in Eastern Europe
for many years to come. We recently received a legacy of £30,000 -
this is what we were able to achieve with such a substantial
12 November 2015
Last week, MWB International's new fundraising
writer Tom Allen visited the Sarny Centre in Ukraine. The centre
provides free education and training opportunities to vulnerable
young people in the region, but increased running costs have put
the centre's future at risk...
10 November 2015
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees estimates that
5,000 refugees will enter Europe every day this winter. Of the six
Eastern European countries MWB works in, Bulgaria has been most
significantly affected by Europe's refugee crisis. Bulgaria is the
poorest country in the EU, but its ge...
10 November 2015
"I must serve soup for my guests", Ana says in her room at
the elderly care home in Slimnic, Romania, which Mission Without
Borders supports in partnership with a local church.
Ana is 93, and is of German-Saxon origin, an ethnic group
who populated Transylvania for centuries until the fall of...
05 October 2015
Emergency measures are being taken to try to save MWB's
Sarny Centre from closing down in Ukraine. The centre provides
vital training opportunities to children living in deprivation who
would otherwise lack access to education and employment, but
is threatened with closure due to spiralling...
25 September 2015
In the Autumn edition of MWB Voice we explore the issues
of justice and equality, and how they affect boys and girls living
in poverty in Eastern Europe. ...
24 September 2015
Unexploded shells in the East of Ukraine have been
reported, endangering lives during the Autumn
18 September 2015
Remember when we introduced you to Cristi? After his mother
abandoned him and his younger siblings, his grandmother took them
in. Life is hard for Cristi, who wakes up at dawn every day to tend
to the family's animals before school. His grandmother relies on
him to help feed the family...
10 September 2015
This year, over 3,500 children across Eastern Europe attended
MWB's summer camps. We would like to thank everyone who donated,
spread the word and even held their own fundraising events for
summer camps. Your generosity helped make this year's camps a huge
success - thank you...
01 September 2015
Kostyantyn was a church pastor in his home town of Makiivka,
which is 16km outside Donetsk and forms part of the region that has
been most badly hit by the conflict. He has three children aged 11,
14 and 16. When militants occupied his community, Kostyantyn's
church was subject to regular intimi...
01 September 2015
Children across Eastern Europe return to school this
week, ready for exciting new challenges and experiences. However
for some of the region's poorest children, the cost of preparing
for the new school year is a burden their families cannot
12 August 2015
Your support helps us build the capacity of communities
to overcome poverty...
22 June 2015
In this special edition of MWB Voice we explore the
concept of community, and the effects of poverty on community
members at different stages of life...
16 June 2015
More than 2 million Ukrainians now have refugee status, having
been forced from their homes by the ongoing conflict with Russia.
Over 800,000 Ukrainians have sought asylum overseas, while 1.2
million Ukrainians are internally displaced across the country -
fleeing the Eastern regions of Donetsk...
12 May 2015
MWB's annual summer camps kick off next month - this year, we
plan to send over 3500 of Eastern Europe's most vulnerable children
to our best summer camp yet. In order to achieve this, we need
the help of partner businesses to help supply the camps with a
range of quality products and equip...
08 May 2015
Sunday, 26 April saw the culmination of weeks of blood,
sweat and tears from our superstar supporter Phil Broad, who ran
the Virgin London marathon to raise funds for Mission Without
Borders' work in Eastern Europe.  ...
09 April 2015
Printer, dad and one half of Run Fatboys Run duo, Phil
Broad aims to complete the Virgin London Marathon on 26 April to
help Mission Without Borders' work in east Europe...
02 April 2015
MWB staff and volunteers are preparing to welcome
thousands of vulnerable and disadvantaged children to Summer Camps
across east Europe...