Nova Poshta Kyiv Half Marathon it is my first time I am going to run for many little orphans who dream of their loving family.They dream of mother's tender hands, caring, reliable father's shoulder instead of cold walls of the orphanage. I am going to run, so every child in Ukraine has his\her mom and dad.
DONE (10 of 108)
Inna Martynyuk, a teacher of Kiev University of Tourism, Economics, and Law, has joined Svichado fund's team for the sake of saving prematurely born children, little patients of Rivne Regional Children's Hospital.
"Wizz Air Kyiv City Marathon 2017" - Life begins with the first step. I RUN! I devote my running to preterm born children, who are so eager to make their first steps and need our help right now. I run for life to go on. Dream it. Believe it. Run it. Get it".
“Hello! My name is Maryna, I am 31 years old, I am a mother of a wonderful daughter and a lawyer who likes running. This year, on October 8 – and it is quite symbolic as Lawyer’s Day is celebrated on this day – I will run my one more semi-marathon - 21,0975 km – in the frames of WizzairKyivCityMarathon. Running is my true passion. In 2016-2017 my “co-runners” and I have united into a sport club “Running in Brovary” (Public Organization “B.I.G.” (“Б.І.Г.”), the town of Brovary) and thanks to it we not only popularize active and healthy style of life, running, swimming, etc. but we also take part in realization of charity projects.
Hello! We are GoGlobal team and we are running a marathon to help children from 50 schools all over Ukraine to take part in the GoCamp AfterSchool project, aimed to help children to learn a foreign language with a foreign volunteer and develop critical thinking. We believe that knowledge of foreign languages will open so many doors to young Ukrainians.
"My name is Sergii Zayats. Sport helps me make the right decisions and be in great shape. I run a distance of 21 km on Wizz Air City Marathon 2017, to support the Fund for the Early Development of Children with Down Syndrome.
"I'm running so that parents have the opportunity, from the first months of birth, to give such children everything they need for their full development; I'm running to help children with Down syndrome discover all the versatility of our World!
In one of my songs, there are Chaplin’s words to his daughter: "Do not forget that the third franc is not yours." I always try to remember about it. At one time the music I breathe could be an unrealized dream because I was losing my hearing. And only the timely doctors’ assistance made life go in the way I was hoping for.
"Hello. My name is Olena. Six months ago I did not think I would run. I always said, "Running is not for me"... And on this October I decided to run a half marathon. Since I'm running such an impressive distance, I want to do it for the benefit of other people.
"Humans can work. They can earn money. And they can help other humans – friends or relatives. What about animals? My dogs have a home and my love. But other need help. On the streets of cities, there should be no begging eyes and beaten tails. Nowadays you can find plenty of videos on the network with violent behavior with animals.It's intolerable things. And we should do our best to protect them. We are as happy as they are."
We are a team of Dzherelo Children’s Rehabilitation Centre. Every day we improve the quality of life of children and youth with disabilities, support families and motivate the society to become more open and accessible for people with special needs. Together with other sportsmen and benefactors, we decided to run a distance at Wizz Air Kyiv City Marathon on October, 8th to raise funds for conduction of an inclusive holiday at Dzherelo Centre.