Fund’s project Festival of Southern Federal District “Every child is worth standing on podium” won President grant
Fund’s project Festival of Southern Federal District “Every child is worth standing on podium” became one of the winners of the contest of president grants.
On 31 of July on the президентскиегранты.рф website the winners of the first contest were announced. 17 projects of Volgograd non-commercial organizations became the winners of the contest and will receive in total more than 40 mln roubles from state support.
The project of Yelena Isinbaeva Charity Foundation consists in organization and staging of sports festival for students from social institutions of 4 regions (Volgograd, Rostov, Astrakhan and Krasnodar regions). 150 children who are in a difficult life situation will participate in every festival. The best teams will meet in Volgograd in May 2018 and will compete for the title of the strongest team. The winners will be awarded with cups and medals from two-time Olympic champion Yelena Isinbaeva.
Project timeline – from 1st of September 2017 till 31 of May 2018.