MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
28 August 2021 11:07
Stationery for schoolchildren can be brought to the Youth Volunteer Center on Leningradsky Prospekt.
For the first time, the resource center “Mosvolonter” will become the main platform for the all-Russian campaign “#We will bring the child to school together”. Residents of the city will be able to transfer office supplies for schoolchildren from low-income, large families and social institutions. The marathon of collecting stationery for children will last until the end of September.
“On the eve of the Day of Knowledge in the capital, a new direction of activity of the club“ We are together for children ”has been created. Our first charity event aims to ensure that September 1 and the beginning of the school year are festive for every child, so that they have new and beautiful school supplies in their backpacks. I am sure that Moscow volunteers and all concerned citizens will support this action and help children prepare for the school year, ”she said.
Until the end of September, at the premises of the Mosvolonter office at 5 Leningradskiy Prospekt, building 1, the collection of things necessary for every child for school will take place. Put pens, pencils, notebooks, paints, felt-tip pens and other stationery, as well as already formed individual student sets, into special boxes installed in the resource center. Anyone can take part in the action.
All things will be donated to the wards of the center for assistance to pregnant women and mothers with children in difficult life situations, “Home for Mom”, the center for support and development of motherhood and childhood “Strong Family”, the center for support of family and childhood “Ladoshka Happiness” and the charitable foundation supporting social initiatives and helping people in difficult life situations “Shop of Joy”.
The action “We are Together” began in the capital in March 2020. Volunteers helped doctors, accepted applications at call centers, delivered food and medicine to Muscovites’ homes. During the year, more than 23 thousand people joined the self-help marathon, 48 thousand applications were completed.
Now the volunteer headquarters “We Are Together” in the capital has been transformed into a permanent club. Its members are developing the direction of providing psychological assistance, organizing work to attract volunteers to eliminate the consequences of emergencies and provide assistance to the elderly. The club also implements other projects: “Volunteers-environmentalists”, “Volunteers of culture”, “Media volunteers” and “Volunteering and social entrepreneurship in the field of solving the problems of people with disabilities”.
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