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One of our superheroes

Wahid is one of our superhero security team members from Afghanistan and has been with us for 5 months.  He joined OHF because he wanted to meet people from all over the world. He currently knows four languages: Pashto, Dari, Turkish, English and he is learning Greek!  Ping Pong is one of his favourite things

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“…no matter…we work as a team.”

Meet Kirstine! Today we want to say a special goodbye to our lovely volunteer Kirstine from Denmark! Kirstine has been with us for five months and has been making our social media shine, spark and flourish. She was inspired to come here to work as a volunteer because “at OHF, no matter skills or previous

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Generations of Head of Security at OHF

But what does the security actually do? Is it only about looking like big policemen walking around speaking a secret language on a walkie-talkie? No – it is much different. The security team is the Welcome Committee of OHF. Ernest, our current Head of Security (read more about him in the Meet the Family part)

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Meet Esmatullah!

Esmatullah is a frequent visitor at One Happy Family. “I come to relax my mind”. I really appreciate and enjoy having a place to come outside of the camp. Inside the camp you see many people facing difficult times and problems. People wait for so long for an answer to their case and children lack

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OHF is “a place to breath”

Mirto is one of our all-around volunteers. She, as well as other general volunteers, decides in our daily morning meeting which role and tasks are hers for the day. This means she gets to do a lot of different things at OHF.  “The Online Shop is my absolute favorite job because you get to speak

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“OHF connects people with each other”

Meet Ernest! Ernest has been with OHF for 2 years – and he has been in the security team the whole time. “Why would I change? I like it!” he says. “I like to be the first person people meet at the entrance to OHF. We are not only responsible for making everyone feel safe,

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“OHF … a very magical place…”

Rahman is our all-around man at One Happy Family. He helps with everything from registration of our visitors, preparing lunch, and taking part in distributions. He joined the family last year by teaching in the gym at OHF when it was still open. “I hope the gym will open soon because I really want to

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Meet Baddy

A dog is believed to be ‘Man’s best friend’. Baddy is everyone’s best friend at OHF!! Every day Baddy provides lots of laughter and joy to both visitors and volunteers – adults and children. “Baddy is not just a part of the family – Baddy is the heart of the family. She was born to

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“My dream is to use my skills to help others…”

Meet Hussein! Hussein is from Afghanistan and has worked as a teacher in the CyberCafe with One Happy Family since the fall of 2020. But he has been a teacher and what he himself describes as a “technology fan” most of his life.  “I spend all my life learning computer science. I love video editing

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