Competitions and Grants

All-Russian competition «Family Fairway»

The «Family Fairway» competition is held within the framework of the «Family and Children» program of the Elena and Gennady Timchenko Charity Fund and is aimed at supporting and disseminating the experience of practices with proven effectiveness in the sphere of family organization and the prevention of social orphanhood and the protection of childhood.

Russian non-profit organizations are invited to participate in the contest, including state and municipal institutions that implement practices aimed at increasing the availability and quality of professional assistance to families and children, expert support for specialists in the field of child protection, and can provide data that indicate its effectiveness in achieving social results.

The competition «Family Fairway» is held in two stages; the first stage will end on March 5, and the beginning of acceptance of full applications for projects that have passed to the second stage of the competition will begin on March 23. Winners, which will determine the experts of the competitive commission, will be called on May 7.

Winners of the Competition will receive support for three years, with the conclusion of a contract for each year. The amount of financial support is up to 600 000 rubles for each calendar year. The winners of the «Family Fairway» will also receive consulting support — seminars and expert-consulting events are planned for them throughout the year. Winners of the contest become internships for transferring experience to other organizations and practitioners and technologists with proven effectiveness.

All-Russia competition «Family Fairway» is held from 2016, before this competition was interregional. In total within the framework of the «Family Fairway» more than 90 organizations have been supported for the amount of more than 45 million rubles. The Family Fairway training sites operate in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk, Murmansk, Khabarovsk, Vladivostok, Izhevsk, and in other large Russian cities, as well as small towns and rural areas.

Reference to the filing of an application

All official information about the Contest is posted on the portal of open competitions of the «Family and Children» program of the Timchenko Foundation

Olga Bortsova, tel. 8 (812) 777-03-57, 8 (921) 413-83-81,

Marina Nesterova, tel. 8 (812) 777-03-57, 8 (921) 183-15-35.