This is the 10th anniversary trip to Krasnoyarsk for the Children’s Issue project and the 5th one for the Spread Your Wings! charity fund. The social Children’s Issue allows 150 children to find families in Russia annually. Since 2005, the participants in the Train of Hope action have been to Oryol, Kostroma, Ryazan, Ivanovo, Pskov, Volgograd, Vologda, Irkutsk, and Novosibirsk.
The ceremonial seeing-off of the Train of Hope to Krasnoyarsk was attended by representatives of the action managers and honorable guests of the event:
Vyacheslav Umanovsky, director of the Radio of Russia state radio company,
Vladimir Yakunin, OJSC Russian Railways president, chairman of the board of trustees of the Spread Your Wings! charity fund,
Anna Abbasova, president of the Spread Your Wings! charity fund,
Lev Koshlyakov, director of public and state bodies relations department of the OJSC Aeroflot – Russian Airlines,
Maksim Liksutov, CEO of Aeroexpress LLC.