Kateryna lives in a large family with seven kids. Her mother works and earns a minimum wage. Kateryna’s father works and earns minimum wage as well. The average monthly income of the entire family is $320. This amount of money includes social benefits for families with low income.
Before the war with Russia, Kateryna’s father worked as a coach as a volunteer at a Sports Complex. That is why all the family’s children attended this sport club (Taekwondo section). Kateryna has got a “black belt” qualification grade in taekwondo. Kateryna is the prize winner of the following tournaments: “Masters of Podillya”, World Taekwondo Federation tournament “Children of Ruzynshchyna”, Open Taekwondo Championship of Lityn Children’s and Youth Sports School (WTF), All-Ukrainian open taekwondo tournament “Lubart Cup”(WTF), Open taekwondo championship of Vinnytsia city (WTF), Open Taekwondo Championship of Zhytomyr region (WTF). Kateryna is a 5th-grade student. She is very friendly. She is studying very hard at school. Kateryna is trying to be as good as her older sister in school, as well as in sports. She wants to be a world’s champion one day.
Kateryna needs financial support to develop her sports career and follow her sister’s footsteps, which is Kateryna’s dream. This family hasn’t got their own place to live, so they are occupying the flat owned by a relative. The Topor family is in need of financial support at this time to have a normal diet and for children to continue with education and sports.