Good Angel is an exquisite and priceless in its contents prize by “Charitable Kherson” that our team has received for the second straight year. Friends, partners, companions and acquainted! We would like to thank you for trusting us, for fulfillment of charitable projects with us and multiplying of the good with open hearts!
On 18 April 2019 there was held the award ceremony of the winners and prize-winners of the regional contest “Charitable Kherson 2018”, which takes place for the sixth year in a row in the framework of National Contest “Charitable Ukraine”. The award ceremony was hosted by Zakhyst Community Foundation, Kherson, at Oblast Museum of Art named after O. Shovkunenko .
Kherson Women Union received the badge of honour and statue of Good Angel by winning the first place in nomination “Regional Charity”. During the rewarding, Union’s Head Iryna Nikolayeva stated:
“Big or small, grand-scale and other projects, events, acts are impossible without a team that “glows” with enthusiasm, without volunteers and activists, who are ready to sacrifice their nights and to withstand crazy pace of life of the Union, and all this without our partners, sponsors and state support. That is why this award is recognition of the whole Kherson and Kherson Oblast, of the whole community. It proves once again that we are moving the right direction and our projects are not further whip-round, but each of them have a deep and significant goal. And we will be able to reach it only together, in joint cooperation!” -she said.
Music to ears was to learn that among the winners there was our constant partner in a row of social projects – Medical Center “Taurt Medical” (founders – Oleksandra Zagrebelna, Oleksii German), which had no peers in nomination “Charity in Social Sphere”.
The Philanthropist of the year of Kherson Oblast became the Deputy of Oblast Council Iurii Rozhkov.
The first place in nomination “The Goodness Starts from You” was given to Kherson Center of Out-of-School Activities of Kherson City Council (Methodologist, Head of the Club “Leader” Advokatova Svitlana Ivanivna).
Rank second in nomination “The Philanthropist of the Year” was given to Rashchupkina Aliona Mykolaivna; in nomination “The Goodness Starts from You” – to Oleshky Gymnasium of Oleshky Regional Council of Kherson Oblast (Headmaster – Laukhina Olha Volodymyrivna); in nomination “Regional Charity” – to the Initiative Group “Social Canteen” (Head of group – Maia Bulat); in nomination “Charity in Social Sphere” – CO “Kherson Oblast Organization of Support to Children with Down’s Syndrome and Their Families “Sunny Children of Kherson” (Chairman of the Board – Iryna Khanikova). Myrnenska General Secondary School of I-III Levels of Myrnenska Rural Council of Kalanchak Region of Kherson Oblast (Deputy Head – Kisilyova Svitlana Fedorivna) came in good third in nomination “The Goodness Starts from You”. In nomination “Regional Charity” the third place was given to LLC “Auto-Plaza” (General Director – Valerii Borzhkov). In nomination “Charity in Social Sphere” the third place was given to “Benevolent Society “100 Per Cent of Life. Kherson Region” (Head – Tetiana Parshykova).
Videoplot from the team of journalists “Kherson Plus”:
The Union’s Team would like to congratulate all philanthropists and good-doers with honourable awards and wish all of you further implementation of the goodness, love and cooperation!
Photo: Natalia Timanova