Children's Embassy

 

To the land of the East, I want to go

– Posted in: Boas Blog

To the East we flew, with an aircraft to Ukraine, on the mission given to us by our dear Lord, the Origin of Life. The words are inspired by an old Swedish psalm from 1696 “On You, our dear Lord” December 20th 2016, we were on Arlanda airport, terminal five, carrying four full suitcases. Ukraine [...]

Christmas is not over yet

– Posted in: Urgent needs

Father Frost is coming on New Years night and he places the gifts under the Christmas tree. You can still share your holiday joy with Ukrainian children. In Ukraine the Christmas celebration is on 6-7 January according to the Julian calendar. You can still donate joy to a child in Ukraine  -   

Chernobyl

– Posted in: Travel Stories

The most devastating accident of all times took place in the nuclear plant 30 years ago, but the place is still being cleaned, and the human suffering goes on for generations. We were part of a small tourist group for one day’s tour. It was like crossing to another country: licences and passports were presented [...]

I’ll be Programmer and President

– Posted in: Children's blog

When I’m big, I’m going to be a programmer. I’m going to develop a game that everyone wants to play. My business will then be the best in the world. And when I have enough money, I’ll be President. Politicians can steal no more.   I’ll control everything. Pensions and wages will be decent, and there [...]

The school year in Ukraine started beautifully

– Posted in: Travel Stories

The first ringing of the school bell started the school year beautifully. Everyone was dressed nicely and carried flowers. Mothers, fathers, grandmothers and little siblings followed. Viktor and we came to see Oksana’s children. Music, speeches, poems. The first and last classes marched into their places. Finally, the biggest boy lifted the smallest girl on [...]