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With its help, citizens can support socially oriented programs of 42 non-profit organizations in the capital.
City charity service appeared in the mobile application “My Moscow”… Since October last year, he has been working on the metropolitan portal mos.ru… Here Muscovites can make targeted donations to socially oriented programs of 42 non-profit organizations that support seriously ill children and adults, people with disabilities, the poor and those in difficult life situations, as well as homeless animals.
“For more than six months of work on the mos.ru portal, the service has proven its relevance and usefulness. Muscovites have already made 17 thousand transfers to charity with his help. Now, for the convenience of users, we have integrated this function into the city mobile application, ”she said.
Natalia Sergunina, Deputy Mayor of Moscow.
The charity service is available in versions of the My Moscow application for operating systems iOS and Android… It is located in the “My Payments” section. There is a section called “Charity with mos.ru” with a button “Help”. All programs of the funds are divided into categories. You can learn more about each program by clicking on its card.
To send a donation, you need to select a program and indicate the amount of the transfer. You can make a deposit using Apple Pay or a credit card. After the payment is made, a receipt will be sent to the mail indicated during registration.
The mos.ru charity service was created by the Moscow Department of Information Technologies in cooperation with the Moscow Committee for Public Relations and Youth Policy. It introduces citizens to charitable programs and allows you to send targeted donations to trusted foundations at any convenient time. If desired, you can set up auto payment.
The funds participating in the project publish quarterly reports on the use of funds received on the website “Soulful Moscow”… Their number is constantly growing. Representatives of non-profit organizations can learn how to become a member here.
The Moscow Citywide Charitable Service is one of the first projects of this kind implemented by government agencies. The development has already been noted by experts, including foreign ones: in January of this year, the service won the prestigious Big Innovation Awards, and in May it received the international German Innovation Award.
My Moscow is the official mobile application of the Moscow portal mos.ru, which was launched in early 2019. It has already been installed by 2.2 million people. In the application, citizens can use online services and services, learn city news and receive advice from operators of a citywide contact center.
On average, Muscovites use the My Moscow app 900 thousand times a month. In 2020, the app won a silver medal at the Smart Sustainable City Awards of the World Organization for Smart Sustainable Cities (WeGO) in the Government Efficiency category. You can download the application in App Store, AppGallery and Google play.
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