Stiftung Die Brücke zum Leben



“Please, please take me with you...”

With these words Lena clung onto my leg during a visit to a state-run orphanage. One look into her fearful eyes was enough to tell me that she had lived through some horrific experiences. We learned from the home manager that she had been repeatedly abused by a caretaker.
Less than nine years old, Lena would repeatedly crawl away into a corner and allow no one the slightest glimpse into her seriously damaged soul...

Lena’s story – read on

Film about the work of the foundation

In this short film we would like to introduce you to the important work of the foundation DIE BRÜCKE ZUM LEBEN. Click here for the film.

Other Projects: Playgrounds

Playgrounds are a good way of giving children more of a childhood.

Present with Heart

Would you also like to help an orphan in one of the children's homes with the help of a Christmas package, to experience a long awaited and happy Christmas? How it works

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