It's probably been more than a year since we last posted on this platform but we never left, and we never left Ukraine. Over the next few days we'll share what it's been like to live in a country at war. Let's start almost exactly one year ago. On February 14, 2022, Shade for Children founders Lena and Clinton received a long-awaited referral to adopt a little boy from one of the orphanages in which Shade for Children serves. It was a joyous day! Here's a picture of the little guy about a year earlier, during one of our weekly orphanage visits, and long before they knew he'd be theirs one day.

Posted by Shade For Children at 2023-02-13 08:34:01 UTC