Family helps family
On 28 - 29 of August, 2014 employees of All-Russian scientific-research institute of aviation materials (VIAM) took part in the 9-th Townspeople’s charitable action «Family helps family: Let’s equip a child to school!».
Many VIAM workers responded to the call of Moscow authority initiative to render pecuniary aid to families, having difficulties, when preparing children for a new school year.
It should be noted, that the action was carried out by the Department of social protection of Moscow city population under a support of metropolitan government. The aim of it is to render a direct social support to Moscow families with children, which found themselves in difficult financial circumstances. Among them are poor, large and incomplete families and the ones, in which there are children-invalids.
More, than 15 thousand citizens, 900 commercial and trade organizations took part in the action in the year of 2013. More, than 10 thousand Moscow families with moderate means got an address support.