On Tuesday, November 19, Ukrainians are invited to join a large-scale charity event in support of children undergoing long-term treatment and their families.
Foundation Ronald McDonald House helps parents to be with their sick children during treatment. From 2017, the Fund is building, and contains in Ukraine, family Room. Open them in public hospitals and equip with all necessary for satisfaction of household needs of the families. Parents of children undergoing treatment, can relax in a comfortable environment, and children – to escape from routines, spend time with loved ones and to feel their support.
“When my child was in the hospital, one of the most terrible trials was the distance. I couldn’t find what could not hug his daughter, – said the guest Family Room Ronald McDonald Alina Werblun. – Ask any parent and they will say that mom and dad’s warmth – the most important medicine.”
To join the charity event everyone can: pupils and students, office workers and journalists, cultural organizations and public institutions, representatives of business and social initiatives, taxi drivers and restaurateurs friendly – no restrictions!
To participate, you need:
19 Nov wear your favorite peramuna work, school or simply at home to make a photo in my pajamas and publish it on social networks with the hashtag#Deneeraj to transfer the call to three ruslanamaniac opening of Family Rooms in hospitals of Ukraine, making a contribution or by sending an sms (see details here).Today in Ukraine there are 3 rooms in Kyiv, Lviv and Vinnitsa. For the last 2 years they visited more than 7,000 families. However, the need for support increases: only in Kiev Okhmatdet annually treated more than 18 thousand children.
“Now we have 25 applications for the opening of Family Rooms in hospitals of Ukraine, three rooms opened over the past 2 years, we are opening another two in Sumy and Kharkiv in the nearest future, – says Galina Solovey, Director of the Foundation in Ukraine. – The main purpose of the Day of Pajamas is to draw attention to this issue and to raise funds for the opening of the new Family Rooms. Every person, especially a small child needs to know he can count on family comfort not only at home but also outside them.”
The collected means will be directed on opening of Family Rooms in hospitals of Ukraine.