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The winners of Competition of cultural and socially significant projects - 2014 "What a wonderful world!" were announced

April 08, 2014

On April 4th, 2014 in the Art Gallery of Volsk local lore and history museum the Awarding ceremony of the winners of the sixth Volskcement Project Competition “What a wonderful world!” took place.

Volskcement Competition of cultural and socially significant projects 2014 was closed for entries on March 20th. Independent experts carried out evaluation of 18 projects, claimed for the Competition. On April 4th, tutorial board meeting was held. The same day in the Art Gallery the results of Project Competition were announced – 9 projects became winners. Now the participants are to realize their projects till the end of the year and to report on them.

The competition of cultural and socially significant projects is held for the sixth time. As the year 2014 is the Year of Culture in Russia, the theme of the Competition “What a wonderful world” is very symbolic. This year competition budget is 5 MIO RUR. 4 MIO RUR are for the winners of main nominations of the Competition and 1 MIO RUR is for realization of ecological projects in the special nomination “Green world made by yourselves”. The Winner in ecological nomination became the project “Make friends with nature” (kindergarten №24 “Rodnichyok”).

The rest budget of the Competition was spread among the following projects: “To books and reading through leisure and communication” (Centralized library system) and “Success is in your hands” (Children Art school №1 ) were the winners in the nomination “Culture and Faith”. The best projects in the nomination “Sports and healthy lifestyle" became “Everyone has his own way” (Children’s educational center “Cementnik”), “Happy childhood” (Volsk branch of Bazarnokalabulag agricultural college), “We vote for healthy lifestyle” (Secondary school №3), “Sports castle” (Children sports school). The project “Educated children are the future of economy” (Children’s Educational center “Rainbow”) won In the nomination “Education”. As for the nomination "Health", the project “New medical technologies for Volsk residents” (Volsk regional hospital) proved to be the best among other competitors.

Every winner will get financial support from Volskcement and their initiatives will come true to improve the social environment in the town.

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