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The Charitable Foundation of Elena and Gennady Timchenko announces a second competition for projects to develop junior sledge hockey in Russia

The competition is part of the Good Ice programme of the Timchenko Foundation and aims to improve the infrastructure of junior sledge hockey and the resources of teams.

10 January 2018 Read more

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Dear friends, colleagues and partners, 

In ringing out the year 2017, we want to show you our gratitude for being with us. A concerted effort always achieves more – we hope we will continue pooling our resources and efforts and sharing our delight at the result!

29 December 2017 Read more

Pyotr Svidler and Aleksandra Goryachkina are Russian chess champions

The Grand Finals of the 70th Russian championship for men and the 67th Russian championship for women took place at the National Museum of Russia's Political History (2-4 Kuibyshev St., St. Petersburg) between 2 and 14 December.

15 December 2017 Read more

Young hockey players play against grandmaster in Strelna

A meeting between The World of Chess and Good Ice, two areas of focus for the Sports programme of the Timchenko Foundation, took place in Leningrad Oblast.

6 December 2017 Read more

Grand Finals of Russian chess championships underway in St. Petersburg

The Grand Finals of the 70th Russian championship for men and the 67th Russian championship for women are taking place at the National Museum of Russia's Political History (2-4 Kuibyshev St., St. Petersburg) between 2 and 15 December.

4 December 2017 Read more

Grand finals of Russian chess championships to start at the National Museum of Russia's Political History in St. Petersburg on 2 December

The Grand Finals of the 70th Russian championship for men and the 67th Russian championship for women will take place at the National Museum of Russia's Political History (2-4 Kuibyshev St., St. Petersburg) between 2 and 15 December.

29 November 2017 Read more

What foster children write about

Winners of Our Stories foster family diaries competition awarded at Moscow Planetarium

28 November 2017 Read more

Good. Sochi's. Yours.

The final of the Good Ice Cup interstate children's hockey competition will take place in Sochi between 27 and 30 November.

27 November 2017 Read more

Modern Russian Films to screen at Silk Road film festival in China

The press centre of MIA[International News Agency (INA)] Russia Today in Moscow hosted a presentation of the project titled Modern Russian Cinema as part of the 4th Silk Road International Film Festival in Fuzhou (China). Scheduled for 28 November to 3 December is an out-of-competition strand, which will feature contemporary Russian films.

24 November 2017 Read more

Press conference: Children's Stories and Non-Children's Problems: Foster Children with Special Needs

The press conference will take place at the conference hall of the Moscow Planetarium 24 November.

23 November 2017 Read more

Children's sledge hockey team opens in Moscow Oblast

The Ice Palace sports and entertainment centre in Odintsovo invites children with disabilities to join the sledge hockey team called Umka - the name was suggested by the members themselves. Sponsored by the Timchenko Foundation, the team started training in mid October. It was not until yesterday, however, that an opening ceremony took place. Among those who came to support the sporting children was Roman Teryushkov, sports minister of Moscow Oblast, Igor Baradachev, deputy CEO, Timchenko Foundation, Andrey Ivanov, head of the Odintsovo District, and Dmitry Kotyrev, director of Paralympic Sports Centre GBU [Publicly Funded State Institution (PFSI)] MO [Moscow Oblast].

21 November 2017 Read more

Modern Russian Cinema in China

A press conference on the Modern Russian Cinema project at the 4th Silk Road International Film Festival in Fuzhou (China) will take place at the press centre of Russia Today INA 23 November at 11-00.

21 November 2017 Read more

The promotion of solutions facilitating the preservation of the identity of towns and villages and support for their growth points will be the remit of the Expert Panel on Small Community Development.

16 November 2017 Read more

Collecting Cultural Mosaic

The winners of the Cultural Mosaic: Affiliate Network competition will do a placement in the UK.


16 November 2017 Read more

Winners announced in Our Stories foster family diaries competition

The third all-Russian Our Stories foster family diaries competition is over: the jury has identified the winners in the main categories and named the winner by popular vote.


7 November 2017 Read more

WRITERS OLGA SLAVNIKOVA, NARINE ABGARYAN AND ALEKSANDR TSYPKIN TALK ABOUT OLD AGE

The Volkhonka Mansion hosted a third meeting in the cycle entitled “Discussions of Old Age with Writers” as part of the Society for All Ages project. 

3 November 2017 Read more

Best Russian team of White Rook-2017 defeats French schoolchildren

A chess tournament between school teams in the south of France was held by the Russian Chess Federation with support from Renault Russia and the Charitable Foundation of Elena and Gennady Timchenko. It was a reward for the schoolchildren from Yekaterinburg lyceum No 180, Poliforum, who had bested the other Russian chess players in the finals of the White Rook international school team tournament.


2 November 2017 Read more

Days of future champions at chess club of Ostankino Television Centre
26 and 27 October young chess players from Pskov Oblast were on a visit in Moscow. Pupils from the A.D. Petrov gymnasium came to the Russian capital for sightseeing and playing against grandmaster Ernesto Inarkiev, European Chess Champion (2016). The A.D. Petrov gymnasium in the town of Opochka has for 2 years now been an active participant in Chess at Schools, a joint project of the RCF and the Charitable Foundation of Elena and Gennady Timchenko, and has emerged as a major centre for chess education. On 1 July the gymnasium became home to the All-Russian Resource Centre for Chess Teacher Training and Upskilling.

30 October 2017 Read more

Timchenko Foundation at foster parent rally

An all-Russian rally of foster families brought together foster parents from all corners of the country, federal and state civil servants and NGO representatives. The event took place in Moscow between 19 and 22 October.

30 October 2017 Read more

Olympic champions inspire sporting children in Republic of Karelia. An event titled “Karelia Cup. Will to Win!” took place as part of the Olympic Legends for Children and Young People of Russia programme. More than 3000 children of the republic met with renowned Olympians. Sporting events, championships, press conferences and autograph sessions took place in Petrozavodsk, Medvezhyegorsk and Povenets. 24 October 2017 Read more


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