October 11, 2013

Goat farm opened on Kosmet

Report: Diocese of Raska-Prizren and Kosovo-Metohija

Feast of the Nativity of Holy Mother of God (Nativity) was celebrated on September 20th in Gracanica monastery, where the Bishop of Raska-Prizren and Kosovo-Metohija Teodosije served the Holy Liturgy. After the Liturgy, the Bishop blessed and broke the slava cake, because it was a festivity by the Eparchy Charity Organization “Majka devet Jugovica”.


On this occasion, Bishop Teodosije awarded to Svetlana Stevic, the president of the Organization, high decoration of the Serbian Orthodox Church - the Order of Empress Milica – Mother Eugenia, for the dedication and work in the Organization and management of public kitchens and other charity activities on the territory of the Diocese of Raska-Prizren.

After the Liturgy and the award, the Bishop consecrated a newly built goat farm in the village Prekovce, which should enable the sustainable work of 6 public kitchens led by “Majka devet Jugovica”. The Bishop expressed gratitude to all the donors who enabled the realization of this project.

The project of farm was supported by the Humanitarian Fund B92, charity organization of the Serbian students in Switzerland headed by Mr. Milan Kisic, Charity organization Serbs for Serbs from Belgrade, the fans of Red Star, „Delije“, Zaduzbina of Slovenia and others who are regulary helping the charity projects of the Eparchy.

Within the goat farm in Prekovac, a new object with 180 goats was built, and the goat cheese will be produced for the supporting the public kitchens.  

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