50 children with autism joint project “Child with the Future”, SPORT for PEACE and “Olympic” NSC KidsAutismGame ran their first winter race, which took place in the framework of “SNOW RUN 2018” on February 18 at VDNH. The age of children who took part in the initiative – from 4 to 13 years. This is the seventh run for a special baby, but the first one is winter.
In the framework of the largest sporting events in Kyiv in 2018, the charity fund “Sport for Peace” together with the Kyiv Metro MP launched a charitable initiative “ПРИТУЛЯТИСЯ” . Its purpose is to support the inclusion of children with autism in sports.
“Every day in the subway, we see the inscription” Do not sit down “, but each of us sometimes sometimes needs to get fit and support someone. This time support is needed by brave children with autism spectrum disorders, which will be launched in 2018 on the launch of the KidsAutismGames team. Adult athletes and just indifferent people will have the opportunity to show their attention and support to their children – “cling” to them and run along a distance of 800 meters “, – says the head of the project” Sport for Peace “Natalia Martiashvili.
In front of 2018, KidsAutismGam will have another 8 sports rallies in Kyiv in support of the “ПРИТУЛЯТИСЯ” initiative.
“Support for charity initiatives is important for our activities. Because mass sports are socialization and equality for all participants. The ability to become stronger and to set higher goals, “convinced event organizer and director of KM Running Klub Konstantin Bozhko.
“Accessibility is an important priority for the development of our enterprise. For us, this is a very organic project, as we support the creation of inclusive conditions and have plans for equipment stations to allow comfortable passage to all categories of passengers “, – added the advisor to the head of the KP” Kyiv Metro “Natalka Makogon.
You can also subscribe to the initiative and support it by purchasing the symbolic souvenir “ПРИТУЛЯТИСЯ” . It is available at every event or on the Initiative page at https://www.facebook.com/kids.autism.games/. The initiative collects funds for sports equipment for the KidsAutismGames project.