Yelena Isinbaeva Charity Foundation has launched a new project at the territory of the Volgograd region in September 2016, which is called “We believe in you”. 100 children with health limitations have become a part of the charity project - remedial school pupils and Volgograd social-rehabilitation center fosters.

The developed project “We believe in you!” aims at supporting the process of social adjustment and integration of children with disabilities, helping them to start a responsible life, believe in themselves, make their own decisions, bear responsibility for their choices, as well as at revealing their potential through sport and intellectual-educational activity by the example of the Olympic and Paralympic champions’ achievements.

Within the frames of the project, which starts in September 2016, it is also planned to make an inspiring documentary film under the title “Power of the winners” featuring Roman Petushkov, six-time Paralympic Sochi champion, Olga Brusnikina, three-time Olympic champion, Sergey Shubenkov, world champion in 110 m barrier run. The main goal of the film is to show the significance of self-development, inner work and self-inspiration to reach the highest results and become a champion. The film is based on the idea of self-definition, self-actualization, self-development and openness to changes, as well as deep self-belief.

Everyone can see the stories of the main heroes, what fears and doubts blurred their minds and what pushed them forward to say “I want”. The changes are inevitable, but are you ready for them?

The official premiere of the film is going to take place in Volgograd on 28 November at the “Achievements Festival” – the first project event, where all the participants will gather together to start working under the special method.

Project implementing is followed up by state financial support within the frames of grants competition, run by the public organization “Union of Russian Women” in accordance with the Russian federation President order No. 68-RP of 5 April 2016.

“Power of the winners” (2016) teaser from Isinbaeva Fund on Vimeo