The Memorandum of Cooperation was signed between JSC “Georgian Railway” and Solidarity Fund of Georgia. The agreement includes monthly financial assistance of the fund.
Donations will be made monthly from their salaries by initiative and willingness of the staff of “Georgian Railway” and administration staff. It is noteworthy that the memorandum is a continuation of cooperation, as railway employees are involved in charity action since 2015.
The document was signed by Director General of JSC “Georgian Railway” David Peradze and Executive Director of Solidarity Fund Ia Makatsaria.
“The work that Georgia’s solidarity fund serves is important for our country. Each railway employee fully shares this value and makes a small contribution to his own initiative in such a large and universal case, as the survival of children’s lives is. This is our social responsibility as citizens of Georgia, “said David Feradze, General Director of Georgian Railway.
“It is important that the public or private sector contribute to charity. Each donor is empowering. The Georgian Railway is our longtime friend and we are glad that this cooperation will continue in the future. Oncology remains an important problem of the 21st century and Georgia is not an exception. Children suffering from cancer and their families need special support today, and solidarity fund serves to that, “said I Makatsaria, executive director of the Solidarity Foundation.
“Solidarity Fund” was created by the initiative of Prime Minister of Georgia in 2014. The fund finances children people under the age of 22 diagnostics and treatment of cancer . It is noteworthy that since 2014 the Fund has been able to fund 611 beneficiaries, totaling GEL 15 000 000.