Metropolitan of Odessa and Izmail Agafangel met with children from families of migrants from the East of Ukraine, children from large families of the city of Odessa, orphans and children with disabilities
More than 150 children attended the gala event at the Holy Dormition monastery in Odessa.
22 December 2018 clerics of the UOC organized at the Holy Dormition monastery Odessa holiday party for children from families displaced from the East of Ukraine, orphans, children with disabilities and children from large families, reported the official website of the Odessa diocese.
The pupils of the Sunday schools of the city have prepared for the guests, among whom was the mother of captive Ukrainian sailor Andrew Adera, a charity concert. Just the event was attended by more than 150 young guests.
In the Odessa diocese such events organized annually for the past 5 years.
Metropolitan of Odessa and Izmail Agafangel congratulated the audience with the last holiday of St. Nicholas, and after the concert I handed over the new year sets of sweets, soft toys and other gifts. Guest celebration of sweets for the table.
Recall, the Orthodox charitable Fund “Our Part” in the framework of “the Snowman” is also preparing to honour the Christmas holidays charity event for 150 needy children. To take part in the action and contribute to a good cause can be anyone from any region of Ukraine. About how to do it, ALE said earlier.