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05 November 2015

Reconstruction of Medical Facility at Kursk Residential School No. 2 Complete

A unique medical facility at Kursk Residential School No. 2 welcomed its first visitors on November 3, 2015. The school became the first educational institution in the Kursk region to specialise in psychological, educational, medical and social assistance to children with musculoskeletal disorders with such advanced equipment. The opening ceremony was attended by the Governor of Kursk region, Alexander Mikhailov and Deputy Health Minister, Tatyana Yakovleva.


29 December 2014

New Year entertainment for children’s homes and residential schools in the Kursk region

On December 25-26, 2014, the Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation wished the pupils of сhildren’s social care institutions in the Kursk region a very happy New Year and Christmas. A team of performers arranged children’s parties at the Verkhniy Lyubazh Residential School, the Novoandrosovo Children’s Home, the Oktyabrskaya Special-Care Residential School in Lachinovо and Kursk Residential School No. 2. The programme of activities included a series of entertaining contests, a show with giant soap bubbles, experiments with liquid nitrogen and a tasty festive treat — a chocolate fountain for dipping fruit.


04 September 2014

The Art Science and Sport Charity Foundation congratulates sponsored residential school students on the Start of the School Year

The Art Science and Sport Charity Foundation implemented the “Getting ready for September 1st” project in August 2014, sending knapsacks, orthopedic backpacks and writing materials to first-graders at residential schools across the Kursk, Voronezh and Orel regions under the framework of the Assistance Program for Children’s Social Services Institutions.


14 May 2014

Start of the annual “Summer of Fun” project

On April 30, 2014, the pupils of Mytischi Children’s Home and Music School took part in an adventure game organised by the Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation as part of the recurring project “Summer of Fun”.


06 March 2014

Technologies of the Future in Russian Children's Homes

At the request of the Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation and with the Charity’s support, unique touch-screen tables have been developed and installed at the Lipetsk Residential School for Blind and Visually Impaired Children, the Lyudinovo Special-Care Residential School (Kaluga Region) and the Novoandrosovo Children’s Home (Kursk Region).


16 December 2013

New Year’s Theatre Performance at the Lyudinovo Residential School

On 13 December 2013, at the Lyudinovo Residential School for Orphaned Children with Special Educational Needs, the Creative Studio “Ya” put on a New Year’s play called “New Year’s Shine”. The celebration was held in the new concert hall of the school, recently renovated with support of the Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation. The production was an interpretation of the Brothers Grimm fairy tale, Rumpelstiltskin. After the play, all the children received New Year presents from the Foundation.


04 September 2013

Construction of new sports complex and renovation of school canteen completed at the Lipetsk Residential School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Children

On September 2, 2013, the new facilities at the Lipetsk Residential School for the Blind and Visually Impaired Children were unveiled — a sports complex and a renovated canteen. The construction of a new building and reconstruction of the existing one was made possible thanks to the support of the Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation.


30 August 2013

New Psychotherapy and Psychodiagnostic Methods at Children’s Homes and Special Care Residential Schools in Kursk Region

On August 29, 2013, the Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation organised a training seminar for psychologists from the sponsored children’s homes and special care residential schools in the Kursk Region. The specialists were trained in innovative new methods in psychodiagnostics and psychotherapy. The seminar was attended by psychologists and educators of the Novoandrosovo Children’s Home, Verkhniy Lyubazh Residential School, Kursk Residential School No. 2, Ivanovo Residential School and Zheleznogorsk School for Children with Special Educational Needs.


28 June 2013

Project “Summer of Fun”

As part of its Assistance Programme for Children’s Social Services Institutions, the Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation started the “Summer of Fun” project.


11 January 2013

Theatre Productions for Orphans

The Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation launched an extensive program of activities planned for 2013. In January 2013, the Foundation helped to organise a series of theatre performances for children’s homes in the Kursk Region.


13 June 2011

Politicians, Pop Stars and KVN Comedians Competed at the Charity Football Match for the “Under the flag of Kindness” Campaign

On June 12, 2011 the nationwide charity campaign “Under the flag of Kindness” organised a football match between the teams “Politicians and Pop Stars” (“Rosich-StarCo”) and “Team KVN” made up of the comedians from the famous “Club of the Funny and Inventive” Russian comedy show. After the game, the celebrated participants — Russian politicians, musicians and entertainers, presented 40 certificates for costly medical treatments to young spectators, who were at the Moscow Locomotive stadium to watch the game with their parents. The amount of targeted assistance distributed after the match came to 10,810,000 roubles.


29 June 2009

The Family of Russia Award

The 2009 public recognition award, Family of Russia, was supported by the Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation. The award ceremony took place on June 27, at the Peter Hall in the Grand Kremlin Palace, a clear emphasis on the significance the Russian government attaches to family. This year, 14 families from across Russia were recognised for their extraordinary achievements in areas of social significance and public benefit. For some of them, the award ceremony coincided with their first, unforgettable visit to Russia’s vibrant metropolitan capital Moscow.