Second THANK YOU FOR LOVE Annual Award Ceremony.
August 4, 2012. The second THANK YOU FOR LOVE Annual Award Ceremony, which was organized by HOPE worldwide – Rostov-on-Don, took place in the LERUA MERLEN MEGA – ROSTOV Trade Center.
HOPE worldwide – Rostov-on-Don is already more than ten years old. HOPE volunteers and social partners of HOPE worldwide – Rostov-on-Don have done a lot of work in order to help orphans in the Rostov-on-Don region. the first THANK YOU FOR LOVE Ceremony took place in 2011 and became an annual occasion to show appreciate to all who actively participate in charitable programs supporting children from orphanages and foster families.
The children’s enthusiastic exclamations accompanied a film about the tenth Children’s HOPE Festival to open the ceremony. Ekaterina Streltsova, a representative of one of the most loyal and stable partner of HOPE worldwide – Rostov-on-Don, expressed her gratitude and appreciation for HOPE volunteers. Pavel Karnaukh, a director of HOPE worldwide – Rostov-on-Don, presented letters of thanks, certificates, DVDs with the film, and souvenirs to social partners, foster parents, representavives of orphanages, and HOPE volunteers.
Vladimir Zavadin, Deputy Head of the Educational Depatment, wished HOPE volunteers all the best in their noble work and admired people who volunteer and take such great care of children. Girls from the Nedotiukov family performed a dance in Russian style. „Windtalkers“ music group pleased the audience by performing its own songs. Many nice words adressed to HOPE worldewide – Rostov-on-Don and foster families were said by representatives of ALEX FITNESS fitness center, Georgy James Photo Studio, Healthy Planet Company, Sport Life Sport Agency. „ARMADA GROUP“ and „ASHAN-AKSAY“ are social partners who have also received a reward for their support of HOPE worldwide – Rostov-on-Don. Marina Novatskaya, an anchorwoman of the event, and her assistants Lyana Milyutina and Julianna Nedovodey did a great job hosting the event. To close the ceremony, Oksana Kurgan performed the HOPE hymn.
Every year volunteers organize dozens events for orphans, including the following exciting events: final part of Way to School Action at the end of August and Mother’s Day and Children’s Day in the fall, For the Christimas and New Year’s holidays, the children will write their „Dream Letters“ to angels of HOPE, which is a part of „Christmas Story“ and „New Day of HOPE“ programs, and of course children will receive new year gifts, In the spring time, volunteers will host „School of princes and princesses“ along with „Sun Saturday“. HOPE worldwide – Rostov-on-Don also hopes to organize a Little Prince and Princess Charity Ball in Rostov-on-Don. This Ball takes place on regular bases in Kiev and Moscow organized by HOPE worldwide – Kiev and HOPE worldwide – Moscow. The Culmination of all projects will be 11th Annual HOPE Festival.
If you wish to join HOPE as a volunteer or to make a financial donation please contact Pavel Karnaukh by telephone: 8-918-54-29-917.
General partner: LERUA MERLEN MEGA – ROSTOV Traiding Center
Informational support: Youth Information Agency – MIA