The all-Russian charity event “We are one family – Russia” was held on the 13th February at the sports
centre “Olympiski”. The organizers of the event were, the Government of
Moscow, HOPE worldwide – Moscow, the All-Russian Invalid Society “World of social progress”,
The goal of the action was to bring to attention problems facing orphans and invalids. The program
included Russian Pop Stars such as Christian Ray, “X-Mission”, Oleg Gazmanov, Anita Tsoy, the “Todes”
ballet and Russian circus actors.
The audience was made up of almost 8000 children from Moscow and Moscow oblast orphanages.
1500 volunteers helped with the organization of the event, and the “Wimm-Bill-Dann”
company provided beverages for the children. Krutov A. N., the Deputy Head of the Moscow City Duma, was
our honorable guest and delivered the opening speech in which he welcomed children and volunteers alike
to enjoy the festivities of the day.