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Philanthropy in Far East Russia

January, 2016
Welcome to the pages of the regular news issue of the Charity Partnership «Helping Hands» DARE TO CARE! News. In this issue we present for your kind attention our regular newsletter with all information about monthly events which took place in January 2016.

We sincerely congratulate all our sponsors, partners, friends and volunteers with New Year of 2016! We wish you good luck, many joyful moments in your life, a lot of success both in your work and your personal life!

With your help and support we will continue to fulfill all our current charity projects and start new ones in order to help children in need. Helping children in difficult life situation is not only a noble thing to do, it is also a contribution to our society in general – you donate your kindness and generosity.

In January, "Helping Hands" partnership with the help of our corporate partners organized two big events for disabled children and orphans from orphanages of Primorsky Krai.

On January 9 a bright New Year's party took place in the night club “Cuckoo” for children with disabilities. The party was prepared together with the social supporting group for the disabled kids. “Cuckoo” club, a loyal partner of our charity partnership, opened its doors for 60 children and their parents who had a chance to enjoy the party. The art studio "8 Day" prepared a nice show for the children with Santa Claus and Snow Maiden. The showmen made the disabled children feel in the center of attention! Delicious food and an unforgettable show made all the kids happy. We would like to thank Ivan Radashevsky and Artem Romanovsky for their help with the sweet table for the kids!

After the show all kids received New Year presents and, of course, it led to even more joy and delight. The charity fund of Alexander Monastyrev and Baby Club organization in Vladivostok helped to buy the presents for the kids.

On December 30, "Helping Hands" volunteers delivered gifts to 11 children with disabilities who are in serious condition - they do not get up from bed. We sincerely thank all our volunteers who spent the whole day travelling from door to door with a smile and handed gifts to these kids.

We would like to thank Shkarupa Galina for her donation in December. It was a helping contribution in December activities.

Another big traditional party was organized for 200 orphans on January 10. "Helping Hands" partnership held this event together with Primorsky Children fund with the active support of the hotel "Hyandai" in Vladidvostok. Children from Primorsky krai orphanages arrived for the party where they had fun and danced together with Father Frost and Snow Maiden.

We thank Kim Woo Joon, the president of "Hyandai" hotel, for giving us the opportunity to hold this grandiose event in the hotel’s diamond hall!

Children from Primorsky krai orphanages arrived for the party where they had fun and danced together with Father Frost and Snow Maiden.

The show program was prepared by the event agency "Artel" and its director, Denis Golovko was a great contributor to the show’s success. Children danced with pleasure, participated in competitions, laughed and enjoyed the aprty to the fullest. We express thanks to the supermarket "Royal Market", confectionery "The Cherry Orchard" and to Primorsky Children Fund for their active participation in the organization of the party.We also sincerely thank Maslakoff Art Gallery for their help and participation in our projects!


"Helping Hands" prepared for you a report on our projects for the entire year of 2015, so you can also feel proud that our joint work was considerable!

Let's start with the most important work - our projects. In 2015, we carried out the following programs:

1) "Let's have fun!"

The program includes excursions, trips to the cinema, entertainments centers, festivals and contests, themed events. Participants in the program are all the categories of children - orphans, children from the rehabilitation centers, disabled children and children of correctional schools and boarding schools.

In 2015 we organized more than 26 events. The total number of children who took part – 900.

2) "Elder sister, elder brother»

Our volunteers visit children in orphanages in Vladivostok and Primorsky Krai, as well as in correctional boarding schools. Students organize master classes and contests for the kids, play with them and make all efforts to encourage these kids socialize.

In 2015 we organized more than 15 events. The total number of children who took part – 350.

3) "Uncle and aunt"

A program for adults who visit the children in orphanages and organize master classes on different aspects.

In 2015 we organized more than 6 events. The total number of children who took part – 70.

4) Family club "Harmony"

A joint program with the rehabilitation center "Parus Nadezhdi" aimed to develop family values. The family club is held in the rehabilitation center and our volunteers participate in the activities.

In 2015 we organized more than 25 events. The total number of children who took part – 800.

5) "English Club"

A program for orphans and children in the rehabilitation center aimed to develop motivation in learning English. The project is implemented by "Helping Hands" volunteers.

In 2015 we organized 5 events. The total number of children who took part – 75.

6) "English corner"

A program for children in the city of Vladivostok. It includes free English lessons for all families. The project is carried out by "Helping Hands" volunteers.

In 2015, 60 events were held. The total number of children who took part – 600.

7) "Happy birthday with love!"

A program for children with disabilities. "Helping Hands" partner sushi bar “Tokyo” helps to implement the project.

In 2015 we congratulated more than 60 children.

8) "Smile"

A program of free dental care for children from needy families. "Helping Hands" partner, dental clinic “Implants” helps to carry out the project.

In 2015 the number of children who participated is 4.

9) " Bus of kindness"

A program of free bus trips for children with disabilities. "Helping Hands" partnership carries out this project with the help of sponsors and volunteers.

In 2015 we organized 3 trips.The total number of children who attended - 180 people.

10) "Moral values"

Seminars for pupils of Vladivostok aimed to develop values leadership potential in teenagers. Director of "Helping Hands" Francis Landivar gives the seminars.

In 2015, 6 seminars were held. The total number of children who took part – 300.

11) Seminars "Way to Success"

Motivational seminars in English for adults to acquaint them with the basic principles of success, to teach planning, give opportunity to discuss different topics. Director of "Helping Hands" Francis Landivar conducts the seminars.

In 2015, five seminars were held. The total number of adults who took part - 25 people.

12) "Mobile teams"

A program of assistance to families in remote areas of the Primorsky Territory. Specialists, psychologists, speech therapists, doctors, travel to the villages and conduct consultations for adults, teenagers and children.

In 2015 we organized 7 trips. The total number of people who received consultations - 450.

13) "Save a life!"

A program for children with disabilities who are in need of urgent medical treatment or rehabilitation. We provide fundraising for a particular child.

The total number of children who participated in 2015 is 4.

14) Adaptation of orphans-graduates into independent life

A program of assistance for graduates of children's homes when they start to live independently. We provide different kinds of assistance - from the provision of necessary clothes and stationery for studies and to seminars and training sessions to teach them the right attitude to studies, to motivate them develop successfully in new life conditions.

In 2015, 6 meetings were held. The total number of graduates who took part in the program - more than 100.

Total statistics for the year 2015:

More than 223 events were organized

More than 4200 children and parents received help


Every kid dreams of his personal happiness and believes in miracles - some kids wish to be healthy, others wish to have family and parents. We do everything we can to help these children enjoy life and let their dreams come true! Once again we thank all of our corporate partners, sponsors, participants and volunteers - all those who keep helping children in need and gladly share the warmth of their hearts.

Stay with us and continue to do good things!


We thank all our sponsors and partners who took part in New Year projects. Please stay with us throughout the year and continue do good things for children!

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