Our History

Mercy Projects was founded in 1980 and was known as Eastern European Outreach (EEO). The Founder Jef... Continue

Family Sponsorship Keeps Children in Families

Family Sponsorship is how we connect sponsors to families receiving support in Ukraine. Our first go... Continue

Ministry Summary 2020

A Look Back At The Year of 2020  Mercy Projects is a Christian 501c3 organization with a “... Continue

Leaving the American Sector

Leaving The American Sector begins in the backdrop of the Iron Curtain and the Cold War. The Berlin ... Continue

Giving Thanks for 25 Years of Ministry in Ukraine

Give thanks to the Lord for he is good; his love endures forever. I Chr. 16:34 We recently celebrate... Continue

Retired Firefighter Visits Sponsored Family

Oleksiy and Lesya Blaschinskyi, who live in a small two-room apartment in Kyiv with their three chil... Continue

Video: Our Vision

Mercy Projects Director Jeff Thompson shares the inspiration behind Mercy Projects and the ministry ... Continue

Moving to Families

Child Sponsorships Move to Family Sponsorships A few changes to the sponsorship program have been re... Continue

Jeff and Paula Thompson

Jeff Thompson is founder and CEO of Mercy Projects (formerly Eastern European Outreach), a faith bas... Continue

American Orphans

In 2003 our daughter met a girl at a bible study who needed a place to stay temporarily.  She was &... Continue