Pavel Berezhansky, Head of Pulmonology at the Morozov Hospital, became “Volunteer of the Year” took part in the “We Are Together-2021” award ceremony. The head of state announced the name of the winner in the Volunteer of the Year nomination. It was Pavel Berezhansky, a pediatrician, head of the pulmonology department of the Morozov Children's Hospital, who created a parent support service, TASS reports.
Putin supported the idea of establishing an international volunteer prize for his contribution to solving global problems, including combating pandemic, in June last year during a meeting with participants in the all-Russian action of mutual assistance “We are together.” “A personal, deep understanding of problems and pain points is increasingly taking volunteer initiatives to a new level, the level of making systemic government decisions. Of course, I will support all your undertakings, including in government bodies to support the volunteer movement, including insurance for volunteers, ”the president’s agency quotes.
He also stressed that the forum“ We Are Together “Is” a forum for real deeds, good, kind projects, including for the upcoming New Year holidays.