It became a tradition to take place at the “Girl of the Year” nomination. Last year our Club helped a young extremely talented girl to reveal her talents to the world and be nominated as a girl of the year 2014. Her name is Ksenia Soboleva, she is now 23 y.o. Ksenia is a young scientist specializing in Physics. She’s been actively engaged in university research works since her 11th school grade and she is the winner of many awards in the field of science and the author (co-author) of several scientific works on physics.
On the 2nd of May, 2015 our club sponsored a countryside trip for the children from the Charity Home.
On February 23, 2015 two mini sound systems were donated to St. Petersburg Charity Home. The presents were kindly provided by our friends - the "Giproteatr InVAZ" Company.
On January 13, 2015 we received a thank you letter from St. Petersburg Charity Home for our help in organizing visits to St. Petersburg theaters. Our collaboration with Charity Home is a 22-year-standing project. The goal of the project is the implementation of educational programs for children without parental care.
On July 2, 2014 the president of SI club St. Petersburg Mrs. Anna Burdukova had a meeting with two SI clubs of Volos city (Greece) - Volos First Club and Volos Thetis.
The meeting with clubs from Volos city was held in an atmosphere marked with classical Greek cordiality and warmth. Our Greek sisters organized a magnificent cocktail dinner, where guests were able to enjoy delicious food and drinks, wonderful city views and natural landscapes, discuss club life and opportunities for cooperation, exchange ideas for future programs.
Galina Zhukova - an excellent pianist, graduated from St Petersburg State Conservatory. She was awarded the title "Girl of the Year - 2013" for her great achievements in the field of concert activities, organization of master classes, educational activities at the faculty of Arts of St.Petersburg State University.
The project "Bread-calendar" - result of successful cooperation of 12 clubs from 3 different Federations - is over. We were so glad to initiate this project and would like to express our deepest gratitude to all the participants! What about a new project with us?
In the photo - "Bread-calendar" is a success in Berlin.
Joint project of SI Zagreb and SI St.Petersburg was completed in November 2013 with the exhibition of works of Croatian and Russian children "Water and Food".The exhibition was organized in the ecologic-biological centre in St.Petersburg in the framework of the international seminar "Development of the system of lifelong ecological education".
We organized the strabotomy operation of 6-year-old girl, Lada Shakh, from the Charity Home. The girl suffered from cross-eye and obviously had no future but studying in a special school. Now she is undergoing the rehabilitation post-operation treatment, also organized by the club, and the president Maria and Lena Volkova are regular visitors in the rehabilitation centre.
In April and May a club member, Elena Volkova, organized 2 excursions to the Museum of Transport and Elagin Island Museum of Art Glass for the children from the Charity Home. Children travelled by the old tram, listened to the history of our city and practised painting on the glass.