Art for children in need!

Charity campaign 2011

Charity a campaign 2011

On 18th October - The day of the artists' patron - Apostle St. Luke the Foundation "St. St. Constantine and Helena" launched the traditional charity campaign for art works sale, thus supporting children from disadvantaged homes "Drugarche" and "Princess Nadezhda" Varna and a boarding school "St. St. Cyril and Methodius", Krivnya.

More than 60 art works by some of the best Bulgarian artists are included in the new catalog of the Foundation. Among them are the world famous Pavel Mitkov, Svetlin Nenov, Todor Ignatov, Vasil Petrov etc. In the noble initiative included labour workshop at the Psychiatric Clinic, MHAT „St. Marina” in Varna, that provided made ​​by patients and therapists stained glass" Birth of Christ".

Part of the the funds raised from the previous sales, this year the Foundation "St. St. Constantine and Helena", kindly co-operated by "Graffit" Gallery and "Art Marconi" gallery, that ordered the production of art works so that enriching the Foundation. Traditionally part of the art works are provided entirely or partly for granted by its authors.

The charity campaign will be organised in several stages:

- October-November - charity sale of art works from the Fund of the Foundation in Hotel & Spa "Azalia" and the on-line campaign: www.foundation.bg and Foundation's page.

- 29th November - 1st December - art works will be displayed for purchasing in the latest and most modern art area in Varna - "Graffit" Gallery. There everyone who wants will be able to see the pictures and obtain professional advice about them.

In sophisticated and artistic atmosphere of the gallery, each of them will have the opportunity to purchase a picture or sculpture and help the noble cause. After its opening at the beginning of this year, "Graffit" Gallery strongly supported the activities of Foundation "St. St. Constantine and Helena" in organizing events and helping socially disadvantages children.

- 1st December - closing the campaign in Gallery "Graffit". At a charity cocktail party there will be invited the first men and women in politics and business from the city, artists, musicians, media representatives.

 

I ACTIVITIES OF THE FOUNDATION DURING THE ENTIRE YEAR:

1. Creating and implementation of one-year course " Workshop of art and esthetic education" - hiring qualified teachers in various arts - art, music, dance, theater, as well as behavior in social environment that will provide training for students from their homes.

2. Construction and repair activities as well as purchasing equipment for the home "Drugarche" and the school in Krivnya.

II EVENT   ACTIVITIES OF THE FOUNDATION

1. Festival of children's book and drawing a picture in honor of 2nd April - The International Children's Book Day and birthday of Hans Christian Andersen.

2. Organization of children's celebration in honor of 1s June - The International Children's Day.

3. Provision of educational materials and textbooks for children for the beginning of the school year - 15th September.

This year's charity campaign of the Foundation "St. St. Constantine and Helena" is supported by the leading brands - Pepsi, Lipton - iced tea and PRISUN.