Camps in Kazatin, Vinnitsa Oblast, UKRAINE

In 1993, Grain of Wheat’s volunteers began visiting children in two orphanages in Kazatin, a small town in the centre of Ukraine. Along with teaching Bible lessons, kids loved the fun events with gifts and much needed humanitarian aid. It is in 1997 that Grain of Wheat began to hold Christian camps in this region.…

Now I Can Sleep in Peace!

Dan, a Ukrainian boy lives in the cityof Lugansk. As an «at risk» boy who has been traumatized by the war that surrounds him, he could hardly sleep at night. He constantly lived in the shadow of fear, yet he found the light at a GWI camp in Ukraine.   “I am so grateful that…

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Working Together

A Lasting Partnership In Ukraine, partnering with churches to reach children is a new idea. In the early 90’s when Ukraine was set free from Communism, there were 380,000 orphans. It became obvious that it was vital to invest in their lives. Thus, in 2000 GWI, Ukraine was born. Since then, 19 new churches in…

Reached by Faith and Sports

Over the past decade, the global church has awakened to the need for serving and involving children and young people. This is dramatically seen in many nations in and through the world of sport. Sport is a ‘universal language’ and transcends culture, language and age. In recent years, millions of children, in many countries, have…