Matvienko has proposed to the authorities to encourage charitable


RIA Novosti

The government should introduce additional incentives in charitable activities. About the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko said in his blog.

“As you can see, charity in our country became an important part of society. I have a feeling that the state in this sphere lags behind the needs of society, the extent of his willingness to help people. It is necessary to create additional tools to improve the incentives – material and moral – charitable activities”, – stated in the message.

Also Matvienko has underlined that at the moment, the dynamics of growth in the number of organizations and foundations who give to charity, is at a high level.

Earlier, the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Authorities support the charitable initiatives of the business.