Romania is situated in the southeastern part of Central Europe and shares borders with Hungary to the northwest, Serbia to the southwest, Bulgaria to the south, the Black Sea to the southeast, Ukraine to the east and to the north and the Republic of Moldova to the east.

Population: 19,334,000 (October 2016)

Largest cities: Bucharest (1,883,400), Iasi (322,000), Cluj Napoca

(309,000), Timisoara (303,000), Constanta (298,000), Craiova (295,000), Galati (286,000), Brasov (275,000), Ploiesti (224,000), Braila (205,000), Oradea (196,400). Romania's population lives in 320 cities and towns and 12,956 villages.

Main Ethnic Groups: Romanian 84%, Hungarian 6.1%, Gipsy 3.1%, German 0.2%, Ukrainian 0.2%

Religions: Christian Orthodox 81%, Roman Catholic 4.3%, Reformed 3%, Greek-Catholic 0.7%, Unitarian 0.3%, Jewish, other.


Official Language: Romanian

Currency: Leu ( plural Lei --- pronunciation "lay" --- abbreviations: Lei or RON ).


Jan Cunningham - Founder and Co-Director

Spouse: Rick Cunningham

Children: Richie, Bobby and Jonathan plus 5 grandchildren

In Romania since: 1996

Originally from: Missionary Kid (MK) From Uruguay

Efren and Marcela Portillo - Co-Directors, Missionaries - Assemblies of God El Salvador

Children: Valeria, Josias

With Kidz Romania since 2013

Originally from: El Salvador

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Walter and Rozie Openda

Staff - Royal Ragers

Children: Sharlene, Jeremy

With Kidz from 2020

Originally from: Kenya

Florentina Pali-­Gheorghias

Staff, Media Ministry

Spouse: Gabi

Children: Eunice, Evelyn

With Kidz Romania since 2009

From: Romania

Florian and Simona Kifor

Staff, Admin, Media Ministry, Driver ..

Children: Edi & Andrea

With Kidz Romania since: 2012

From: Romania

Nane Breha

Media Ministry

Spouse: Catalin

With Kidz Romania since 2015

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Erin Brown

AG Missionary Associate

With Kidz Romania since: 2016

Originally from: Oregon, U.S.A.

Rebeca Barahona

Volunteer, Admin

With Kidz Romania since: 2017

Originally from: El Salvador

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