Becoming an annual traditional event of the Foundation “Hope”, the charity dinner this time brought together more than 80 guests, among whom were recognizable faces of the business elite of our city, permanent friends of the Foundation, as well as specially invited guests: actor, television Director, TV presenter – Sergey Druzhko and Director, TV presenter, actor, honored artist of the Russian Federation – Mikhail Borisov.
According to tradition, the evening was opened by the President of the Fund – Nadezhda Abela, telling the guests about the work done, the amount of assistance for 3 years of the Fund’s existence (more than 8 million rubles) and projects for the future. The main purpose of the Gala dinner was to raise funds for an adapted, rehabilitative Playground for the state educational INSTITUTION “Tver school No. 2”, in which 142 children are trained, more than 90 % of students are disabled children (with down syndrome and other hereditary anomalies, autism spectrum disorders, disorders of the musculoskeletal system, epilepsy, etc.).
Guests gathered under the beautiful saxophone music performed by Maxim Polyakov. Incomparable presenters Andrei Yakovlev and Alexey Markov opened the program with a performance of the show ballet “Fantasia”. Then students of the world Champions in ballroom dancing Oksana Vasilyeva and Arsen Agamalyan – a pair of Maxim Kirsa and angelina Sekerzhitskaya-performed a magnificent dance of love. The inimitable singer Natalia Plinsky and Anna finally struck guests a gorgeous rendition of the popular hits! And at the end of the evening, before taking out a sweet surprise, the guests were expected by the performance of artists of the original genre Sergei and Angelica Klyuev, the artists immersed all those present in the atmosphere of magic and childhood!
In one breath, the auction was held, in which guests competed for luxury lots provided by the partners of the Fund, a ticket to the Maldives and a specially written for the evening painting by Yana Chursina “left” for fabulous sums for charity auctions of the Fund. It should be noted and favorite drawing of gifts from friends of the Fund, this time there were more than 50, all lottery tickets were sold out in 15 minutes.
The Foundation thanks the partners for their help in the organization. At the dinner it was possible to collect 752 500 rubles. In the near future, the Playground for students of Tver school No. 2 will be paid for, and installed as soon as weather conditions allow!
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