MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
Press Service of the Committee for Public Relations and Youth Policy
New Year’s volunteers, together with volunteers of the #WeVaTogether campaign, will help Muscovites, observing the home regime, prepare for the New Year and Christmas.
From 2 to 10 January, Moscow will host the New Year’s Volunteers campaign. It can be joined by caring citizens who want to help the older generation and others in need who are at home. Volunteers will deliver food for the festive table, medicines, essentials and other things.
“I am sure that many Muscovites would like to help the #WeMotto marathon, but due to the workload on weekdays they simply do not find an opportunity. And it will be very easy to do this during the New Year holidays. All concerned citizens can devote part of their free time to good deeds until January 10, and then return to their daily duties. Let’s start the new year 2021 with good and positive! ” – noted Ekaterina Dragunova, chairman of the Committee for Public Relations and Youth Policy of the city of Moscow.
“New Year Volunteers” will support and strengthen the all-Russian campaign #WeVeTogether during the New Year holidays and weekends. To take part in the New Year’s marathon of kindness and join the volunteer corps “New Year’s Volunteers”, you must register link.
Both experienced volunteers and those who have not previously participated in volunteering can become a participant in the action. One of the prerequisites is the age from 18 to 49 years, as well as the absence of chronic diseases and symptoms of colds, flu and coronavirus on the days of the marathon and two weeks before it.
All volunteers will undergo initial distance learning and face-to-face instruction at the campaign headquarters located in the flagship center “Mosvolonter” at the address: Tverskaya Street, house 9. Volunteers will be introduced to the procedure for volunteering, will tell you how to protect themselves and others and build effective communication with applicants. Also during the briefing, the participants will undergo safety training. Before leaving for the execution of applications, all volunteers are measured their temperature, given individual badges and personal protective equipment: masks, gloves and antiseptics.
More information about volunteers, volunteer campaigns and the culture of good deeds in Moscow can be found on the website “Mosvolontera”as well as on social networks “In contact with”, “Instagram” and Facebook.
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