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News from Peshtera, Pernik and Tran


On the 22nd of February  the children from 5th grade who are participating in the art workshop in Pernik organized an exhibition-bazaar for hand made traditional Martenitsas. The bazaar was held in the 6th school ‘St. St. Cyril and Metodius’ where the PINK room is located. Together with the Martenichkas the children  offered jewelry made by […]

Peshtera Project 2016


For the third consecutive year 21 volunteers from Phoenixville, Pennsylvania visited Bulgaria. This year they went to the small town of Peshtera where they spent one week. For five days the group together with workers and volunteers from PINK did different activities in the ‘St. Patriarch Evtimiy’ school as well as the ‘Iglika’ kinder garden. […]

Summertime with PINK


Summertime is always very busy here at PINK foundation. It is the peak season for PINK with the organizing of volunteer groups from overseas, award ceremonies, holidays, hiking trips and last but not least the children’s activities. Three groups of volunteers from California, Texas and Pennsylvania are helping with various projects throughout the summer. These […]

Open Air Classroom in Peshtera


An open air classroom built by volunteers from the PINK Foundation last summer has become a firm fixture in the education plans of the Patriarch Evtimii School in Peshtera. A Dream Fulfilled at the Patriarch Evtimii School The first of its kind in the town, the open air classroom provides unique opportunities for teachers and […]