”Angels of Joy” is a non-profit organization dedicated to using the power of art to empower and support children in hospital or institutional care, older people, and persons with disabilities.
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"...he shared his favorite song with us, and we eagerly played it on the guitar. One of the girls in our group knew how to play it, and we all gathered around her, singing and laughing along. The joy on his face was undeniable. Later, as we greeted A., he came up to me with a knowing look and quietly said, 'Sukran, madam,' meaning 'Thank you'."
"Thank you for filling our afternoons with joy and music. What I will remember from this group is the opportunity you gave me to express feelings and emotions I hadn't even heard out of my own voice, I hadn't realized them... thank you!"
''The most extraordinary moment of my life unfolded during an intervention involving children forcibly separated from their families by court orders. I was utterly amazed witnessing the older children selflessly caring for the younger ones. It dawned on me that despite their tender age, they were burdened with the responsibility of being parental figures. Our mission is to spread happiness to those in need, thereby making the world a more exquisite place''. Volunteer Angel testimony
''Every time I walk from one room to another, I am filled with awe as I witness the elderly battling to cling onto the present moment and find joy. It brings me immense satisfaction to know that we play a vital role in providing them with the opportunity to experience happiness''.
''Your joyful vibes broke the ice of pain, leaving dewdrops of hope on those who feel hurt. Keep up the good work''.
''What I personally witnessed was nothing short of extraordinary. They present a training program that transcends mere artistry, education, and humanitarianism. It encompasses all of these aspects, merging them into a powerful force that cannot be easily defined or replicated. ''
'' We visited an Elderly Care Unit where we encountered a visibly distressed woman. I approached her with the intention of bringing some cheer into her life. In a surprising turn of events, she tightly clasped my hand and refused to let go until our departure. It was in that very instant that I realized the profound yearning these individuals possess, the desperate longing to feel our unwavering presence by their side''.
''My unwavering resolve to volunteer with the "Angels of Joy" organization stemmed from my insatiable desire to impart profound experiences and emotions to the vulnerable. With an ardent love for art, I found myself captivated by the notion of embarking on this exquisite journey of selfless service''.
“Bless you "Angels of Joy"! This warmth, these smiles, this kind-heartedness that you generously offer to all the children with everything you do every day for them… I don't know if a lifetime is enough for all our good wishes to reach you''.
''...To my astonishment, the elderly danced the entire song in perfect harmony, their hands intertwined, executing graceful movements and precise choreography. Witnessing the future, filled with unwavering assurance, gracefully intertwine with the past, brimming with joy and unwavering optimism, left me awestruck. It was a testament to the enduring power of generations entwined''.
"''Angels of Joy” is one of my favourite groups. I will never forget any of you. Thank you for offering me joy in my sad days''.
''As a participant in "Bygone Athens," I am overwhelmed by the love, enthusiasm, and unwavering dedication displayed by the volunteers and Christina. Their genuine commitment creates a sense of security and happiness within me. Witnessing the participants' heartfelt response evokes the same emotions, fueling my relentless desire to persist in this noble endeavor!''