Journalist Ksenia Sokolova elected President of the Fund “Fair aid”, founded by public figure Elizabeth Glinka, known as Dr. Lisa. On Tuesday, February 14, reports RIA Novosti.
Sokolov, who previously served as a Trustee of the organization, was unanimously approved. Commenting on the appointment, the reporter stressed that this was for her “great honor and enormous responsibility”.
“A priority for me, employees and for everyone who wants to help in continuing the work of Dr. Lisa is the preservation of all ongoing projects, helping wards of the organization in full, search the necessary resources and sponsorship. In the future we plan to significantly expand the scope of our activities,” said Sokolov, adding that Glinka “it is impossible to replace, but the best memory of her is the preservation and continuation of its Affairs.”
Elizaveta Glinka was among the passengers of the plane Tu-154 of the Ministry of defense which crashed near Sochi on December 25. The aircraft, bound for the Syrian Latakia, disappeared from radar screens shortly after takeoff. On Board were 92 people, including artists of the song and dance ensemble of Alexandrov, as well as journalists. They all died.