Mission: Ceri uses a multitude of case-unique and culturally sensitive interventions to address the needs of vulnerable children and youth around the world. Ceri provides foster care and medical and community-based services in africa and eastern europe. Missions include operation and support of foster care programs and orphanages, transitional living, anti-trafficking, trauma and loss recovery, and microenterprise development. Most services are multilayered.
Programs: Ceri's critical programs help find safe foster homes for orphaned children, and teach youths aging out of orphanages the skills they need to avoid falling victim to human trafficking and to ultimately become self-sufficient, healthy, stable adults. Ceri's program in eastern europe also equips youths with resources to meet their daily needs as well as life skills training and mentorships.
mission shoe trip - this mission is specifically designed to acquire and distribute new boots and socks, along with knit caps, gloves, and scarves to every institutionalized orphan throughout the country of transnistria, ukraine, romania and moldova.
ceri partnered with fundatia providenta (providence foundation) in eastern european country of romania. Fundatia providenta operates project ruth, a program that improves the lives of roman women and children through the state-accredited ruth school and other initiatives. Project ruth provides after school tutoring, group training sessions on women's health, domestic violence, substance abuse and basic employment skills.