If you have made another person on this earth smile,
your life has been worthwhile.
-Sr. Mary Christelle Macaluso 
Meet Our Tsurupinsk GAP Students


The following Students have aged out of the Tsurupinsk Children's Home.  Please contact our GAP Tsurupinsk Coordinator if you have interest in sponsoring or would like additional information. 

Click here for a printable description of the GAP program at Tsurupinsk. Sponsorship terms range from 12 months to two or more years depending on the Graduate's vocational program.

If you cannot commit to full a sponsorship, but would still like to help, please consider a general donation to the GAP program. An Orphan Smiles sends monthly support to students waiting for sponsors. Click here to help unsponsored students.




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Vladimir "Vova" G - "Available" 
Birthday Nov 1, 1995
 Studying to be an Environmental Instrument Tech
Nadya U - "Sponsorship Complete"
Birthday March 25, 1994
Studied to be a Jr Specialist Accountant - Working at a Bank.
Katya B "Sponsored" - Thank you Christi!
Birthday June 29
Studying Social Work - 3 year program
Nikolay M - "Available"
Birthday April 25, 2000
Studying Psychology - 4 year program



GAP Misha Z

 Ihor O - "Sponsored" - Thank you Marie & Jeff!
Birthday June 18, 2000
Studying Social Work - 3 year program
Misha Z - "Sponsored"
Thank you Daughton Family!
Birthday June 14, 1996
Studying social work - one year remaining



Sasha Ka - "Sponsored" - Thank you Shanea!
Birthday Sept 20, 1996
Studying social work - One year remaining


GAP Vladimir S


Vova S - "Sponsorship Complete"
Birthday November 1, 1996
Studying psychology - Awarded scholarship and free accommodations.
 Irina L - Continues her studies
Thank you Walker Family for your long time support!
Birthday March 22, 1995