February 3, 2011 at 2 p.m. in the park near the Powder Tower “Community of mutual aid “Oselya” held the first campaign of collecting necessary goods for Social support center as part of the “Support for the homeless during the crisis” project. “Everyone can help” is the campaign slogan.
The center operates in Vynnyky since February, 2008. Every day 10-12 homeless people come here to wash themselves, get their hair cut, wash and get clothes, eat, receive first aid and consultation by a social worker.
Every Thursday “Oselya” prepares dinner for more than a hundred people living on the street and distributes it in the park near the Powder Tower at 2 p.m. On February, 3 and any Thursday after that you can bring theirclothes, food and hygiene products for Social support center.
A small charity from each citizen can be a great help for those who lack basic necessities. And tradition of mutual support in the community will allow getting through any crisis – economic, political or personal.