Bikes bring joy at St Nicholas

The children of St. Nicholas Family Home in Suceava saw a dream come true last weekend. Each received the gift of a bicycle from JCI Suceava (part of the international Junior Chamber movement) at their annual ‘Bizz Bike - Business Bicycle’ event.

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Bucharest here we pedal

On Saturday 29th two cyclists are setting out on a sponsored ride from London to Bucharest. We’re so grateful to Silviu Chirila and Alex Alexandrescu for their fundraising on behalf of FARA.

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Coming out gleaming

The children in our Tackling Poverty Through Education programme don’t have any routine access to a dentist. So it’s great that our friend and supporter Dr Lungu recently offered to treat them free of charge.

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Read our latest news

Our 2017 News is now available. So much has been happening that we've published an extended edition this year!

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An emotional reunion for Sorina

Homeless at the age of five, Sorina entered St Gabriel’s family home in 2010. And for more than five years she had no news of her mother or her siblings. Then, one day just after Christmas she was invited to dinner with her family.

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Royal Patron visits FARA projects

As part of his first official state visit to Romania HRH The Prince of Wales, FARA's Royal Patron, visited FARA staff and residents in Bucharest on Thursday 30 March. His Royal Highness met residents and staff from our family homes, therapy centres and 'Foyer' residential training projects.

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Christmas appeal success

Just before Christmas we ran an appeal for school equipment for children in one of Romania's poorest districts. It met with a very generous response. Thank you to all our donors!

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A news boost for FARA

An interview with FARA's founder and Chairman has just featured prominently in London's Evening Standard. A readership of one million plus learnt about our pioneering work - and how they can help - thanks to a new collaboration between FARA Shops and fashion brand HoneyRocks.

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