Since 24th February 2022 all donations to the Scholarship Fund will be allocated for help for people of Ukraine, especially emergency aid and aid to refugees in cooperation with the Salesians Don Bosco. 50 boys from the orphanage in Lviv made it safely to Slovakia, where they and their two guardians found refuge. More information HERE.
Main objective of the Scholarship Fund is to help students at vocational training school in Lviv cover their educational costs. Many of them are orphans or half-orphans and due to poverty they are not able to pay school fees and cover other school expenses. As a donor you can make a non-binding donation in any amount on-line or by bank transfer to our account.
Salesian vocational training school in Lviv is the only Catholic educational institution of its kind in Ukraine. It was established by Salesians of don Bosco and is run by them, as well. The school is known for its focus on poor youth, especially orphans and half-orphans who have a possibility to get specialisation in cooking/waitressing, hairdressing and tailoring. Currently, the school has 57 students. As a private educational institution it provides high quality education in comparison to state schools, invests in teachers formation and brings up its students to good people and decent citizens.
You can donate by bank transfer directly to our account:
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SWIFT code: TATRSKBX
Organization Name: SAVIO, o.z.
Organization Address: Miletičova 7, 821 08 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Bank: Tatra banka, a.s., Slovak Republic