A Small Investment Making a Big Impact

April 26, 2022

Greenhouses at a residence for girls and women with disabilities provide fresh produce and occupational therapy for residents.

Sowing Seeds of Hope in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Supporting the humanitarian efforts of the Orthodox Church around the world is central to IOCC’s mission. A program developed in partnership with Trojeručica, the humanitarian organization of the Serbian Orthodox Church’s Diocese of Zvornik and Tuzla, is one such example.

In Bosnia and Herzegovina, a country dogged by poverty where social institutions struggle with limited resources, a recent grant from the IOCC Foundation is helping fund a joint program to support food production at a residence for girls and women with disabilities.

Read more about how this single program is reducing the center’s costs, providing food for residents, and creating opportunities for occupational therapy.