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Evidence-based Standard for Evaluating Social Practices: an Investment into the Future of Childhood Protection
On April 23, 2018 over 30 representatives from the donor and non-profit community, government agencies, plus experts in the area of childhood protection and research scientists were discussing the first draft of the Evidence-based Standard for Evaluating Social Practices. Round-table participants introduced a number of proposals, shared some of their concerns and expressed their readiness to get involved in the process of improving the Standards.
24 April 2018 Read more

SMALL CULTURAL MOSAIC GRANTS COMPETITION KICKS OFF IN RUSSIAN PROVINCES
The Timchenko Foundation announces Small Cultural Mosaic, a grants competition to support socio-cultural initiatives in Russian towns and villages
16 April 2018 Read more

Certification Standards for Social Practices. Version 1.0
Roundtable on Certification Standards for Social Practices: topical issues will take place at the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation 23 April.
16 April 2018 Read more

Old age means slowing down: what contemporary writers think about ageing

Open discussions on Age as an Art are now a tradition. This time around we invited the following literary figures to a comfortable room in the Volkhonka Mansion: the poets Vera Pavlova and Akh Astakhova and Aleksandr Tsypkin, the author of the short story collection “Zhenshchiny Nepreklonnogo Vozrasta [Unaging Women]”. The meeting was moderated by the journalist and director Fyokla Tolstaya.

23 March 2018 Read more

Tatarstan welcomes Good Ice

The opening of the third interstate Good Ice Cup children's hockey competition will take place 26 March in the town of Kukmor. The tournament is part of the Good Ice programme sponsored by the Elena and Gennady Timchenko Charitable Foundation and the Russian Ice Hockey Federation.

23 March 2018 Read more

Tal Memorial at Museum of Russian Impressionism

The 11th International Tournament in memory of Mikhail Tal, the eighth world chess champion, will take place for a second time in a row at the Moscow Museum of Russian Impressionism – a major private museum in Russia. The Tournament is one of the projects that are part the international Chess at Museums programme, which the Russian Chess Federation has been implementing jointly with the Charitable Foundation of Elena and Gennady Timchenko since 2012.

28 February 2018 Read more

Timchenko Foundation completes second competition for projects to develop junior sledge hockey in Russia

Four projects that won the competition will receive financial backing from the Timchenko Foundation for 2018 – these are projects to promote children's sledge hockey in Moscow, Tula Oblast and the Republic of Bashkortostan, as well as the infrastructure project of the Children's Sledge Hockey League.

28 February 2018 Read more

Focus onЕ Family

The Charitable Foundation of Elena and Gennady Timchenko announces the 3rd Focus on the Family All-Russian Competition for childhood professionals and foster parents. The purpose of the competition is to improve the quality, availability, accessibility and affordability of professional assistance to foster families and parentless children. The winners will be given an opportunity to review the best practices and procedures for the prevention of social orphanhood when studying with training providers.

26 February 2018 Read more

ENTRIES ARE NOW INVITED  FOR GOOD ICE COMPETITION FOR CHILDREN'S HOCKEY PROMOTION PROJECTS

The Charitable Foundation of Elena and Gennady Timchenko invites entries to the sixth Good Ice competition for children's ice hockey promotion projects.

22 February 2018 Read more

Online registration is open for Good Ice Cup

The Good Ice programme invites neighbourhood and amateur children's teams to enter the third Good Ice Cup contest. This is one of the largest children's tournaments in this country, joined by teams from 16 Russian states.

26 January 2018 Read more

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


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