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Love Russia Charity @LRCharity UK office based in Nottingham

Love Russia is a charity committed to improving lives of thousands of orphaned & disadvantaged people in Russia.

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Remember there is still time to sign up to receive our celebratory 25th anniversary book absolutely free of charge!… https://t.co/HA97GBh8K2
6/25
2018
This #PrayerSunday pray for young orphan mums in Russia and the Mentors that care for them. Give thanks for our bui… https://t.co/yTFy8N7iPK
6/24
2018
It's 5 weeks until our builder volunteers fly out to renovate the women's crisis centre. This build will mean many… https://t.co/0RSIeFB9Tz
6/23
2018
Our Mentor team in Russia is growing with the addition of Alina who will be working with young orphan mums. She has… https://t.co/gTMV7OcZAL
6/22
2018
The mums we work with have been delighted to receive your donations of clothes! These simple items make a huge diff… https://t.co/nQ7ZadLT0uWe have a problem with our email server this week that some 'Tech-people' are working hard to resolve! There are is… https://t.co/7Zclmxj369
6/21
2018
This week one of our orphanage leavers has welcomed her baby son into the world. Parenting at such a young age will… https://t.co/XgN9ZywrXu
6/20
2018
Did you see the Panorama special on what life is like in Russia? - it's well worth a watch! It shows people are bro… https://t.co/PjIh6apzbV
6/19
2018
We hope you've all been enjoying the World Cup! Football is a great way for our Mentors to meet and cultivate a rel… https://t.co/g9KB6VRDVt
6/18
2018
This #PrayerSunday give thanks for all the amazing father figures out there and our loving father in heaven! Pray f… https://t.co/LE8tz5IRN6
6/17
2018
We're giving thanks for fathers and our ultimate father in heaven. Most orphans we work with have been abandoned by… https://t.co/QQVtD1Farq
6/16
2018
Abandonment is a fact of life and it changes the way people relate to others and think about themselves. It's an is… https://t.co/bvZ4YShheY
6/15
2018
As the world's attention turns to Russia, we hope the World Cup can show the real Russia that we know, full of hosp… https://t.co/Y3JvBxJHcK
6/14
2018
We hope you enjoyed our spotlights on some of the projects LR has run over the last 25 years. If you want to receiv… https://t.co/5roPXgYM2J
6/13
2018
Elysha is training hard for her marathon. This is the beautiful scenery she trains in! Her goal is to raise £750, e… https://t.co/c10l7He2RX
6/12
2018
This #PrayerSunday give thanks for the work that LR has been able to achieve over the last 25 years and pray that G… https://t.co/l9jHpCTEzy
6/10
2018
In 2003 the first ever LR summer camp was held at a remote orphanage. This week of fun and laughter had a huge impa… https://t.co/sgVQtPOALS
6/9
2018
Over LR's 25 years it has seen 3 CEO's, many staff members, 20-30 trustees and 100s of volunteers! Read this week's… https://t.co/Loyx6yoVMU
6/8
2018
In 2000 LR started The Genesis Project, offering education and Mentor support to orphanage leavers. If you want to… https://t.co/BW6OwUtyyf
6/7
2018
In 1993, LR was officially founded by Noel Doubleday. He had gone to Russia in 1991 to give out bibles but soon saw… https://t.co/HuAgdPudb1
6/6
2018
Welcome to Anna, our new Development Officer who has started with us this week! We are sad to be saying bye to Hele… https://t.co/cgP7ru0Niz
6/5
2018
In July we will be celebrating 25 years of Love Russia! You read our story on our website https://t.co/W8uMqrFp8mhttps://t.co/gu4kJYywFS
6/4
2018
This #PrayerSunday remember orphans in Russia who may not have had a fun half term. Give thanks for all those who g… https://t.co/dmV1V0sBdW
6/3
2018
For orphans studying at college, the holidays are a difficult time as many of them are unable to stay at their camp… https://t.co/zb1Ve9MSpP
6/2
2018
It's #BlogFriday! Today our blog is about what half term and other school holidays are like for children growing up… https://t.co/d3FJGTmyEO
6/1
2018
Your newsletters are on their way to you! Our Aug/Sep issue is going to be a special one off book to commemorate ou… https://t.co/eyXGRr63bf
5/31
2018
It's half term hump day! We hope all you parents are enjoying this week with your children! Our volunteers in Russi… https://t.co/v269LutS3Q
5/30
2018
Elysha is now suited and booted for her marathon training with a Love Russia vest! She will be running the Loch Nes… https://t.co/pEhOKaid40
5/28
2018
This #PrayerSunday give thanks for the hard work of our #servethecity volunteers and pray that this project will in… https://t.co/iIJ4b5xxAM
5/27
2018
After cleaning up the local marketplace our #servethecity volunteers will be hosting an open mic night in the commu… https://t.co/cNrMB69uAs
5/26
2018
Today our volunteers are litter picking with our Mentor in the city centre near where he works. This might sound li… https://t.co/3FaCI3J6jY
5/25
2018
Today our #servethecity team are helping to paint benches in one of the squares in the city our Mentor works in. Ho… https://t.co/f0Rt94SBPx
5/24
2018
This week a team of LR volunteers are working with one of our Mentors to serve the community near his church with t… https://t.co/emQ4T9q70e
5/23
2018
Are you someone who uses the Sage Charities package? Do you know how to claim Gift Aid using Sage? Or, do you know… https://t.co/NQfOU6pdCi
5/22
2018
This #PrayerSunday give thanks for all of Love Russia's amazing volunteers, who selflessly give up their time to en… https://t.co/uKg6zyKBxe
5/20
2018
It's the #RoyalWedding day! Congrats to Harry & Meghan! This year has also seen the wedding of Vika, one of the wom… https://t.co/Pvp9tl2OCO
5/19
2018
Our trustees are a group of people who give up their time to give direction and leadership to Love Russia. Check ou… https://t.co/krfvaubZOZ
5/18
2018
Every 2 months we send out our newsletter and we simply couldn't do this without our fab team of volunteers! They l… https://t.co/NUJDPHwCh9
5/17
2018
Meet Pat - one of our fantastic regular office volunteers! Having help with sorting donations and office tasks make… https://t.co/51JedGgvej
5/16
2018
We love volunteers! There are so many ways you can volunteer for LR and we could not do our work without the willin… https://t.co/lSqAuMo5WJ
5/15
2018
It can be devastating for orphanage leavers when the debt of a deceased, distant relative lands on their shoulders.… https://t.co/16bGvjzghV
5/12
2018
Such a fun afternoon sharing pizza and hanging out with these young people and their Mentors! Read today's blog to… https://t.co/yptXFEtFXi
5/11
2018
Attention Ladies! If you'd like to hear about LR this evening, please get yourself along to Gotham Village Hall, No… https://t.co/762QzsHKkH
5/10
2018
Happy National Teachers day to all teachers out there! LR is passionate about education & making learning life skil… https://t.co/Y4O9R9W0Rz
5/9
2018
Did you know that if you use Amazon Smile each purchase will donate 0.5% to LR! All you have to do is visit… https://t.co/8WF67m6WMx
5/8
2018
Great progress is being made at the new crisis centre build. There are currently just 3 people working there part t… https://t.co/8uCOGFnEJ8
5/7
2018
#PrayerSunday We had the opportunity to visit the mens crisis centre last week. The Women’s centre is extremely mod… https://t.co/c8NX8dqvNO
5/6
2018
Met this little guy who happily showed us his new fridge (Alternative Gifts in action!) His mum had a tough childho… https://t.co/iKgvxsgOCX
5/5
2018
Today's blog is brought to you by Anya, one of the orphan mums supported by Love Russia. Read her story, in her own… https://t.co/sgBP2SLVjX
5/4
2018
Despite the relaxed 'family atmosphere’ at the crisis centre with the mums going about their work and childcare; th… https://t.co/WYD4ZusITO
5/3
2018
Last week we had the privilege of slotting in with life at the women's crisis centre, and hanging out with their li… https://t.co/7Fay6HS1tM
5/1
2018
We have just returned from our latest trip to Russia and managed to visit many of our Mentors, Genesis students, fa… https://t.co/3Tw2I1kW75
4/30
2018
Today please pray for those growing up in orphanages in Russia – that they would find the support they need for com… https://t.co/3ZqNFR2CdS
4/29
2018
We’ll be visiting @MRBCFelixstowe at 3:30pm today! If you would like to find out more about our work and are in the… https://t.co/MfAvUdhW24
4/28
2018
This week’s blog highlights how growing up in an orphanage can lead to a lack of belonging and community – somethin… https://t.co/yDYU6suJFS
4/27
2018
Many Russian orphans are educated on site and don’t get the chance to go to mainstream school. Sadly, this often le… https://t.co/u8MMWuZlgb
4/26
2018
When it is time for Russian orphans to leave their orphanage aged 16 they rarely have anywhere to go and many end u… https://t.co/EMwNpNAOcc
4/25
2018
Growing up in care means sharing a carer with multiple other children. Carers come and go leaving children with att… https://t.co/bU4JLHIPbn
4/24
2018
We use the word 'orphan' a lot - but what does it really mean to be growing up in care in today’s world? This week… https://t.co/lJePISyE5d
4/23
2018
#Prayer Sunday. Give thanks that for many of us we have the ability to help others even after we are gone. #Prayerhttps://t.co/fUyIOPQCjI
4/22
2018
Happy birthday to the Queen! Birthdays are special, but for orphans, their day passes by unnoticed. LR Mentors who… https://t.co/oRDsK6z6Pv
4/21
2018
Today’s blog is about writing a will! We know nobody likes to talk about death, but we know it will happen to us al… https://t.co/OVcQ7O6lcF
4/20
2018
Legacy gifts can be large or small - just £200 pledged from your will is enough to get an orphan out of a really di… https://t.co/n3wuw0NhCH
4/19
2018
Can it be that spring has sprung?! We’re enjoying the mini #heatwave in our office with the door open whilst we pla… https://t.co/xBf1rhb5nD
4/18
2018
Soon our building project starts and with a secure place to live, children from vulnerable families can concentrate… https://t.co/HBZ1xi2FqR
4/17
2018
Tomorrow our lovely Helen will be talking about our work at the Friend 2 Friend group at Ryde Baptist Church on the… https://t.co/frLGfZpDO4
4/16
2018
This Sunday please pray for young orphan mums in Russia - that they would have the support they need to care for th… https://t.co/Yi53akffwG
4/15
2018
Nastya, starved of affection after orphanage life, got into a physical relationship that would lead nowhere. She be… https://t.co/VDxIxeG1o0
4/14
2018
In today's blog, Sarah, our Office Administrator reflects on her experience of early motherhood compared to that of… https://t.co/hCPv55VQhT
4/13
2018
With no mothers of their own to draw parenting experience from, young orphan mums find motherhood overwhelming. LR… https://t.co/sAvITR9AEq
4/12
2018
Growing up in an orphanage without a family affects young people deeply. Desperate for love, many young orphanage l… https://t.co/l14oAedKtg
4/11
2018
Today is siblings day! Family is so important but for the young people we work with - they don't even know what thi… https://t.co/tPenX405ll
4/10
2018
This Sunday pray for Alina and her work at the crisis centre. Give thanks for her determination to help others and… https://t.co/9R94X3h064
4/8
2018
Meet Sveta. A few years ago she was at a crisis point in her life and she came to the crisis centre for rehab and p… https://t.co/oSo7Maybyh
4/7
2018
This week we have been sharing news from the crisis centre so today's blog is all about our upcoming building proje… https://t.co/VPSkGvnj96
4/6
2018
The crisis centre has welcomed a new mum with 4 children. She has come to seek help for her addiction and to learn… https://t.co/0nohXlBCCv
4/5
2018
After your amazing response to our Carina appeal, we are so pleased to share that she has her special lenses ready… https://t.co/wABbQdPTnb
4/4
2018
The first of your Clothes and a Pound appeal donations will soon be on the way to needy children in Russia! If you… https://t.co/Ot9j5ExTM2
4/3
2018
We hope you are enjoying your bank holiday Monday! Remember, we have a vacancy in our office near Nottingham- if yo… https://t.co/IoE2rk9omS
4/2
2018

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