Romania Culture and Charity Together (RCCT), founded in 2018 and based in North London, is dedicated to supporting the Romanian community to assist, signpost and create opportunities.
As a social enterprise, the organisation develops and delivers programmes and projects, supporting children, young people, families and vulnerable adults.
RCCT began as a result of witnessing the first-hand difficulties people within the community encountered. Since their formation, they have created a bridge between the community and local authorities, becoming a place for reliable information and support.
Since the beginning of Covid, RCCT has been supporting over 200 people each month. They have helped with food, advice and emotional support. Helping form a sense of community for the vulnerable, homeless, isolated, and those with no support network. Dorina Poenaru and her team of wonderful volunteers have been going the extra mile for those they support, becoming a lifeline for many. One of the families being helped by RCCT is: