Page 5 of 5

image Click for more images

“I have a network of colleagues, friends and acquaintances here,” Ms. Kuryna says. “That circle of people should be enough to start building up a clientele.”

Meanwhile, the people who make up Caritas Ukraine will continue doing what they know best — reaching out to those most in need on behalf of the country’s Greek Catholic community.

“We need to increase our manpower — we’re stretched pretty thin,” says Halyna Kurnytska.

“Sometimes we don’t have days off, and work on weekends. There’s a waiting list for our services.”

Post a Comment | Comments(0)

Mark Raczkiewycz is the Ukraine correspondent for the New Jersey-based The Ukrainian Weekly. His work has appeared in The Kyiv Post, The Financial Times, The Irish Times and Jane's Intelligence, among other places.

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 |