Samsung and Nikas Safronov have Joined Efforts to Support Children Sick with Cancer

on December 12, 2013
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• Samsung Electronics Ukraine has become the technical partner of the exhibition of the most famous Russian artist Nikas Safronov, which will be located at the Museum of the Kiev history.

 

• Nikas Safronov has supported the social initiative Samsung Hope for Children, by transferring the funds to the National Cancer Center, obtained during charity auction and by participating in a drawing lesson for the children.

 

• The Samsung Hope for Children initiative has been activated in Ukraine for three years in a row and it has become one of the largest CSR programs in Ukraine

 

 

Samsung and Nikas Safronov have Joined Efforts to Support Children Sick with Cancer

 

Samsung and Nikas Safronov have Joined Efforts to Support Children Sick with Cancer

 

Samsung Electronics Ukraine has become the technical partner of the exhibition of the most famous Russian artist Nikas Safronov, which will be located at the Museum of the Kiev history. As a part of the opening event a special charity auction was held where Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) with exclusive content from Nikas Safronov – Dream Visions (total amount received at auction – 7400 USD, of which 20% came from the sale of tablet), the funds were transferred to the National Cancer Center of Ukraine. These funds became the contribution from Nikas Safronov to the support of the Samsung.

 

Samsung Electronics Ukraine and The exhibition of the most famous Russian artist Nikas Safronov

 

Hope for Children initiative, which is aimed at helping children sick with cancer, plus all the children, who undergo treatment at the National Cancer Center received special gifts – Nikas Safronov Souvenirs.

 

Samsung. Hope for Children and uniting Ukrainians in a fight against children’s cancer

 

Social initiative Samsung. Hope for Children has been uniting Ukrainians in a fight against children’s cancer in Ukraine for over three years. Being a part of the global initiative the program in Ukraine focuses on improving effectiveness of treatment and diagnosis of cancer. This year Nikas Safronov joined the campaign and attended the Kiev department of the National Cancer Center together with Samsung representatives he has performed a drawing lesson for the children using the innovative Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition), instead of a regular easel and paint. Together with the master all the children draw their dreams and learned some drawing techniques. The main idea of the drawing lesson “Draw your Dream” was to support the children in their fight against this terrible disease and help the children receive many positive emotions.

 

Children with Samsung Galaxy Tab

 

Konstantin Cherepovsky, Head of Brand marketing and PR of Samsung Electronics Ukraine:

 

“Taking care of the society we operate in is one of the key priorities of our mission and corporate philosophy of our company. Samsung executes lots of social programs in Ukraine focusing on health, education, sports, art and culture. The Samsung. Hope for Children initiative has been activated in Ukraine for three years in a row and is focused on providing tangible help to the children sick with cancer. This social initiative has become one of the largest CSR programs in Ukraine. Thanks to the cooperation with Nikas Safronov we hope to attract public attention to the issue of the early diagnosis of cancer, we also believe that this lesson has given many positive emotions to the children, and they are so important in their fight against cancer”

 

the most famous Russian artist Nikas Safronov

 

Nikas Safronov, artist and member of the Art Academy of Arts of Russian Federation:

 

“Just as art, high technologies change the perspective and perception of many usual things, that’s why I’m so glad to partner with Samsung, acknowledged innovations leader. Samsung products help every creative person to realize his or her potential, It’s very important that Samsung helps the society in solving difficult issues through their social initiatives. I’m grateful to Samsung Electronics Ukraine for the given opportunity to make my contribution to helping children sick with cancer. “

 

 

About Nikas Safronov

Nikas Safronov is the merited artist of the Russian Federation and a member of the International Arts Academy as well as member of the Royal Academy of Culture, Education and Arts of UN. Nikas Safronov is known for his portraits, which picture presidents of different countries, members of royal families, celebrities and famous people. Besides his portraits, he has many landscapes, symbolic paintings and impressionism art. His paintings enrich private collections of famous people all over the world including Sophie Loren, Madonna, Michael Gorbachev and others.

 

Samsung. Hope for Children social initiative

Social initiative Samsung. Hope for Children is a part of the global program and is held in Ukraine for three years in a row. The Ukrainian program is aimed at attracting public attention to the social issues related to education and health. In Ukraine the program is held under the slogan Help is more than words and focuses on resolving the issue of improving treatment and early diagnosis of children’s cancer. During the three years of the program over UAH 4,25 mln were collected and used to purchase modern medical equipment for cancer centers all around Ukraine.

 

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