The Macedonian Outreach

The Macedonian Outreach is a Christian, charitable association founded in 1989. In 1992, it received tax-exempt United States government and State of California status as an approved association. Run by volunteers, the work is restricted to the Balkan Peninsula located in Southeastern Europe. It focuses its efforts in Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia. It responds to the needs of the other Balkan countries when asked.

Macedonai Outreach Map Romania Greece Albania FYROM Bulgaria

The Outreach’s
primary purpose is to glorify God by meeting the needs of people in the Balkans through the following four interrelated goals:

(1) to send and/or provide food, clothing, monetary aid to meet the everyday physical needs of refugees, orphans, and others;
(2) to respond through medications, emergencies and first aid;
(3) to provide education to children and young people through scholarships, school supplies, and student/teacher support;
(4) to provide spiritual guidance through the distribution of Bibles, Christian supplies, literature, and media and assist churches and Christian workers in their labor for Him.






The countries we currently serve:


Advisory Board

Vula P. Rushdoony

(925) 820-4107

Retired manager for international food corporation; travels extensively in the Balkans. Spokesperson for The Macedonian Outreach and its numerous projects in the Balkans

Elected Members

David W. Schack

Pharmacist for a major pharmacy Specialist for medications, prescriptive and non, in selection and preparation for shipment to the Balkans

Gary Wallace

C.P.A., Retired - Professional director and financial services consultant with over 40 years of experience in auditing, banking, investment and diversified financial services

Deanna R. Thompson

Board Member, Former Chair, Boutique Committee
Retired Publisher, Monthly Publication - Board member for more than 20 years. Fundraiser and former chairman of the Annual Candy Cane Boutique.

Robert A. Moynihan

Over thirty years of experience in finance as Senior Director/Operations Finance Controller at three international corporations. Providing support for the Macedonian Outreach Children’s Sponsorship and Financial Assistance.

Terry L. Thompson

Board Chairman
Lawyer, Chairs Executive and Advisory Board meetings

Linda C. Applegate

Retired Human Resources Manager, Int'l Corp. - Retired Human Resources (Personnel) Director, international food corporation In the Balkans twice; besides minutes and correspondence, involved in everyday operation of The Macedonian Outreach; in charge of operations in the absence of the director

Glenn Hammill

CPA owner of a tax preparation and financial planning firm in Walnut Creek, CA; active in fundraising locally.

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