Spirit of America’s project to repair a war-ravaged music school in Ukraine was featured on NPR’s Morning Edition today. During the worst of the fighting between Russian-backed separatists and the Ukrainian military, the music school served as a bomb shelter, providing refuge in its basement for some two dozen men, women and children as shells impacted overhead. Now, class is back in session.
Listen to the audio clip here: http://www.npr.org/2016/08/17/490314027/american-charity-helps-to-repair-war-ravaged-music-school-in-ukraine
Spirit of America is the only 501(c)(3) non-profit working alongside US servicemembers and diplomats to improve their safety and success. In 2018, Congress recognized us as a partner in “supporting the missions of deployed United States personnel around the world.”