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Zaporozhye Specialized Boarding School for children with learning difficulties # 2

January 24, 2012, 14:00 5821 Author: Olga Kurlikova, Yana Dereka, translated by Valentina Likhodid www.deti.zp.ua There are 205 children aged from 7 to 18 at the boarding school # 2

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Most of the children spend weekends with their parents. But there are children who stay at school 24/7. Most of them are orphans and children who are deprived of parental care. In total there are 12 children who are orphans and the rest are from the villages of the Zaporozhye region who have been deprived of any parental care. These are the children who most of all feel the lack of comfort, parental love and care.

The pupils of this school have some learning difficulties but they still enjoy their lives and smile in the sun.

There are dancing, singing, and handicraft clubs at the school. Children can make wooden crafts, leather pictures, sew soft toys etc.

In early spring, when nature wakes up and the lilac blossoms, children go on holiday to the Lilac Grove, where sports contests and other interesting competitions on the fresh air are held. In summer, children return home. Some children go on holidays to Kirillovka sea resort for improving their health.

You can visit these pupils and give them your attention and kindness at weekdays from 14.00 p.m. – till 19.00 p.m. and at the weekend from 9.00 a.m. – till 21.00 p.m.

The School needs:

- Toys (developmental, constructors with big details, board games, big puzzles)

- Sports (balls, badminton, tennis, fitness equipment)

- Stationery (white paper, pencils)

- Movies and cartoons on DVD (developmental and cognitive)

Materials for children's creativity:

- Modeling clay

- Felt tipped pens for crafts and painting

- Colored sand

- White and red clay

- Colored corrugated cardboard

- Veneer (veneer weaving)

- Paint for stained glass

- Contour paints for glass

- Crayons

- Regular and heavy scissors for crafts

- Rubber Paper

- Colorful carpet


Zaporozhye Specialized Boarding School for children with learning difficulties # 2

69071 Zaporozhye, Kuybisheva Street 267

Tel. +38 061 7690321 - Girya Natalia Petrovna – vice-principal of the educational work; Kislaya Natalia Mikhaylovna – vice-principal of the instructional work; +38 0612 65-09-38 - Zelenksiy Viktor Alekseevich – principal.

If you want to help pupils of the school, you can transfer your donations to the bank account of the "Happy Child" foundation as "Charitable assistance to Zaporozhye Specialized Boarding School for children with learning difficulties # 2”.

Please inform the director of school and the charity foundation members about every donation.

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