Bulgaria ranks 45th among a total of 114 countries across the world when it comes to charity, the CAF World Giving Index 2020 shows. The most generous last year was Indonesia, followed by Kenya and Nigeria. In a year marked by the pandemic, 64%..
The charity initiative "The Bulgarian Christmas", which is held every year in support of children in need of medical treatment, has supported this year another 53 children, the press office of the Bulgarian head of state who is the patron of the campaign..
A withered tree with bare branches was a melancholic sight for patients and doctors when they looked out of the hospital’s windows. On one side of the tree is the Covid ward, and on the other - the hospital room where Svetlozara would sit by the..
Every Tuesday at 12.00 in the yard of the St. Petka church in Sofia hot food will be distributed to people in need, the Sofia Metropolis has announced. The activity starts on the Feast of the Presentation of Jesus Christ marked on..
For the seventh year in a row, 36-year-old Georgi Simeonov from Gorna Oryahovitsa has taken the role of Santa Claus to help somebody in need. This time his charity activity is aimed at a 41-year-old fellow citizen with stomach cancer and will..
The famous Bulgarian folk ensemble Philip Kutev have organized a special Christmas surprise at the largest emergency aid hospital in Bulgaria - Sofia-based Pirogov hospital , BNT reported. With an impromptu concert in the hospital yard, the dancers..
Taught since the most fragile age to look at the world through compassionate eyes, Donka Paprikova was giving solace and comfort to the sick, lonely and desperate people to the end of her days. And after the fall of communism, she revived the..
Bulgaria’s former footballer and coach Hristo Yanev has climbed the tallest peak in Western Europe- Mont Blanc (4,809 meters) with a noble cause. The former member of the Bulgarian national football team who played for CSKA, Litex and Grenoble was..
Lokomotiv Plovdiv scored a 3:0 win against Levski in a virtual game of the Bulgarian football cup tournament. The match was played via the FIFA 20 Ultimate Team platform with all funds raised going to aid in the fight against Covid-19. The teams..
Sixteen-year-old British citizen Charlotte Baker from Ditcheat, Somerset, spent a month collecting and making up boxes with presents for children in Bulgaria and Eastern Serbia, the BNR correspondent in Great Britain Veselin Paunov reports, quoting..