Milena lives with her parents and her sister. Currently their family doesn't have any income and they live with the money which they had saved up from their previous job. Milena dreams of having a soft bed, dolls, clothes, shoes and a big cake.
On December 1st World Vision Armenia launched a Facebook campaign titled “One Day, One Gift”, to raise funds for Christmas gifts for 30 children living in the rural communities of Noyemberyan, Amasia and Tchambarak. Each gift costs 10,000 AMD and includes a toy and traditional New Year’s sweets.
Every day a story about a child’s life and dreams will be posted on World Vision’s Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/worldvisionarmenia.official.
Join our “One day, one gift” campaign, and give Milena a New Year miracle!
In Armenia, poverty can be witnessed pretty often, but there are stories of 60,000 people who live in extreme poverty, barely having an income of 23 384 AMD (56.2 USD) per month. Poverty strongly affects little children who usually lack basic living means – including weather appropriate clothing, heating of their houses, access to sanitation and hygiene supplies. These children comprise 28% of Armenia’s children.
The situation in Tavush Region of Armenia Armenian-Azerbaijani border remains tense these days, while the border Armenian villages are in constant danger. Armenia's armed forces are confident in accomplishment of their military task, but the local civilians and communities do need our support.
Vladimir is 7 years old, he has serious health problems. This energetic boy dreams of having a bicycle. Vladimir also wants to have many books about fairy tales in his house, which he will be able to read himself.
Join our One day, one gift campaign, and give Vladimir a New Year miracle!
Edgar is 13 years old, he lives in a large family where the only source of income pension. Edgar dreams of many things:to have a horse, a bicycle, and then the firewood for house, clothes and shoes.
Join our One day, one gift campaign, and give Edgar a New Year miracle!
Due to the emergency state established in Armenia, it is especially difficult for children and their families living in extreme poverty. World Vision Armenia plans to support 700 extremely poor families with essential food and hygiene items to increase their resilience during the emergency