Entries by Mihaela Cirjontu

First Volunteer Day FLEW BY!

Journal entry by: Jennifer Maddox Monday, June 15th, 2015: First day at the hospital FLEW BY! The team: Libby and I are returning to Barlad for the second time; the first being winter of 2012. This is Margaret’s first time in Romania but her third trip with Global Volunteers. Terry arrives in Romania for her first overseas volunteer trip bringing […]


Inspirational Volunteer Video from Romania

You may never again feel so appreciated after volunteering with the infants and toddlers in the children’s ward of Municipal Hospital in Barlad. The children with sight or hearing impairments or mental disabilities such as autism, Down syndrome and PKU crave your personal attention and care. Read below for an inspirational story told through the […]

Let us Learn about Life!

Message of the day “Every day God gives us the sun- and also one moment in which we have the ability to change everything.”  – Phillip Cole Today was Romania’s National Love Day and the start of our second and final week of service.  The sadness that this extraordinary adventure would soon come to an end […]