Journey to the Homeland Tour 2002 Photos

Journey to the Homeland Tour
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Visit to the Boarding School at Shirokolanovka, Ukraine, former German village of Landau, Beresan District, 2 June 2002

Photographs by Michael M. Miller, Fargo, North Dakota

Photos - Set 10

Holding the gift of Ukrainian bread and handmade shawl is Rev. Glenn Isernhagen, Longmont, CO (left) and Rev. Delbert Sailer, Thiensville, WI (right). The bread was presented to the Americans as a sign of welcome and friendship.
Children and teacher greet the Americans.
Children and staff welcoming the Americans.
American and Ukrainian flags welcome Americans.
Artwork of children on display in the school.
Standing left to right: Volodymyr Honcharenko, Kiev, Ukraine; Boarding School Director; and Michael Miller, Fargo, ND. Miller presents financial donations from Americans. Volodymyr was the English translator and was raised in Shirokolanovka.
Children at the display the North Dakota handmade quilts and many gifts donated by tour members to the orphanage.

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