02 July 2013, Tuesday, 10:27

Charitable action «Help children prepare for school» has started in Bashkiria

author: Elvira Latypova

On July 1, a charitable action «Help children prepare for school» started in Bashkortostan. The Ministry of Labour and Social Protection RB spends it for the third year successively.

As the press-service of the Ministry of Labour RB informs, the action purpose is to help disabled children, orphans, children without parental care, children from large, needy and single-parent families, and children from deprived background prepare for the next academic year.

The new stationery goods and sets for children's creativity are accepted both from individuals and from legal bodies. New or in a good condition schoolbags, school uniform, textbooks, literature are also accepted.

Everyone can participate in the event. All interested persons can render their help in regional or city complex centres of social service. Last year philanthropists donated children 107 thousand items of school supplies, and 65,9 thousand of items a year before . Besides, donations are made in the form of cash contribution. It was collected 729,7 thousand rbl. in the first year of carrying out the action.

The action results will be summed up on August 31. The Ministry of Labour RB will inform about the most active participants on its official website.