Knitting Friendships

The institution of the social adaptation of orphans Niti Druzhby”  (literally “Knitting Friendships”) seeks, trains and supports  volunteer mentors for orphans.

Our  Mission: A mentor for every orphan.

Our  goal  is  to prepare orphans who are in boarding schools and orphanages for independent living through mentoring.

Program’s  objectives:

  • To provide orphans  with spiritual, socio-psychological, educational, financial, legal and other support  while they are  staying  in residential institutions;
  • To help  orphans integrate  into society after leaving orphanages.

At the moment we are official non-profit organization. You can read more about how we started  in the story of the Project.   In addition to the main focus of our work – mentoring –  we also work with children in  groups.

We always seeking opportunities to improve the quality of  our mentoring program. We want  to draw more attention to the difficulties of orphan life in Belarus and to develop and train additional mentors.

Please partner with us in giving every orphan in Belarus a mentor, a guide, a friend. We look forward to seeing you on our team!