They need YOUR help

Catalin Tashca, 2 years old

It’s really hard for our team to discover a new story, that is being published on our web page. Every time when we start to debate how unfair life is, we stop ourselves, because it is senseless. These are just feelings for us, but for sick children and their parents – one of the most complex struggle and a constant fight in their life. They fight for life, and we have an irresistible desire to act to help them. We want to help Catalin Tashca, the boy which is now lying on his bed with hands tied because there is no alternative, the child self-injury episodes occur periodically. Catalin is 2 years and 8 months. The boy was born in twins, he have a sister. She is healthy. But doctors and parents were worried for his health since the very beginning. Details…

Eric Zhosan, 8 months

Meet Eric. He is just 8 months old but he is a big talent already. His signing is so enchanting that you cannot just pass by without smiling. The world may have gotten a new great singer – at least, according to Eric’s parents. In addition to signing, Eric is active and inquisitive little boy who makes his parents go happy each single day. We can tell you a lot about Eric but the reality is his life is in danger. When Eric was only 3 months, he lost consciousness. After medical examination, the boy was diagnosed with pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect, type IV; patent foramen ovale; high pulmonary hypertension. Such defect can only be corrected surgically. The first operation was already done in mid-March. Details…

Vlad Cojocaru, 1 year old

Vlad Cojocaru was born on August 6, 2012. Shortly after his birth he was diagnosed with the congenital heart defects and his parents took him to Kiev for the surgery. He was only 4 days old, when the first surgery was done. Also, doctors discovered – bowel necrosis. Immediately after that, the second emergency surgery was held in order to restore the bowel. The boy survived, and parents continued their fight for his health: continuously searching for money, hospitals, and medical consultations. Five more interventions had followed. Now, this boy is well developed: mentally and physically. He is fond of music and likes to play with the ball. He got a special attitude to music, he is constantly surrounded by it. His Mom and Dad are professional musicians. Mama Stella is playing the violin in a symphony orchestra of Opera and Ballet Theatre. Details…

Roma Taran, 2 years old

Roma Taran was born on 25 October 2011. It was a difficult birth. The first months of life, the boy was diagnosed with spastic tetraparesis, year – cerebral palsy. From 3 months, Roma are treated: medical treatments, and regular massage courses. Positive dynamics is. Doctors claim that the constant care and the continuing occupation will give the result. Kid attends a specialized garden, talking with children, he is friendly and kind. Likes to draw and loves mobile phones like all kids. Roma can not sit and move around, but the rehabilitation courses will help him, to learn how to take care independently. Parents are doing everything for the treatments. In the family, only mother is working. They live in Ribnita. They had rehabilitation courses only in Bender and Odessa. Details…

Assistance to pediatric departments of the Institute of Oncology in Moldova

Our organization has steadily been growing over the past years. As we develop, the volume of requests from parents with children on treatment at the local hospitals, as well as hospitals themselves, has rapidly increased. Many of these requests came from the Institute of Oncology in Chisinau, Moldovan capital. To better serve the needs of our community, we decided to open separate fundraising projects to support pediatric departments of the Institute of Oncology. The Institute makes provision of pediatric departments with medicines and medical equipment its highest priority. However, demand in cases of seriously affected children is always high and assistance is always needed. The doctors do their best to save each and every child. Their job is hard and truly sacrificing. Details…