Ivan is a good sportsman who likes playing soccer, volleyball and ping pong. He's on the shy side and also likes activities such as embroidering, quilling and cooking. Ivan is smart, friendly, even-tempered and kind in his relations with others. He adapts easily to new conditions of living and to new groups of people.
He was born on October 31, 2002 and has been at the orphanage since September 02, 2008. He has been going to Chinadiyivo School since September 2008 and currently is in the 6th grade. He has a sister Tetyana, born on February 24, 2000, and a brother Vitaliy, born on April 14, 2004, with whom he is very close. He likes to spend time with both his brother and his sister.
Ivan has friends both at the school and at the orphanage. He loves playing soccer. Ivan dreams of becoming a professional soccer player in the future.
If you are interested in hosting Kristian or other children in this group of older children from Ukraine in December/January, please contact Rob.Henneberg@awaa.org or call 800-429-3369. For more information on hosting, visit our Welcoming Angels page.