Performances and presents for children prior to holidays29.12.2020
Prior to the New Year, Yerevan Municipality invited children of the families arrived from Artsakh, as well as of needy families, foster families or day care centres to watch festive performances staged in Young Spectators Theatre and Mher Mkrtchyan Artistic Theater.
The head of Children’s and Social Protection Department Lusine Hovhannisyan noted that 5000 tickets had been purchased and distributed.
“Our programs have changed because of the situation happened in the country, however we have decided to give a little joy to the kids arrived from Artsakh and the children of needy families. Within the frames of the cooperation with different NGOs the children also got tickets for other performances and gifts. The UNISEF prepared a surprise for about 700 children and we have involved needy families”, said Lusine Hovhannisyan adding that festive events had been organized due to efforts of the staffs of administrative districts as well.
Small gifts were also given to the kids of all municipal kindergartens and pre-schools. 20643 kids got packages with sweets.