In Moscow suburbs have counted 15 thousand volunteers

more than 15 thousand residents of the Moscow region to volunteer, Chairman of the Committee of the Moscow region Duma on issues of health, labour and social policy Andrey Golubev. His words are on website the regional government on Thursday, 17 may.

“According to the General Directorate of social communications of the Moscow region, in Moscow suburbs there are 110 voluntary organizations and groups,” — said Golubev.

He noted that the Ministry of social development will enter its own rating of volunteers, which includes more than eight thousand people. “The direction of the volunteer activities are diverse — it is an event, social, medical, inclusive, environmental, preventive, cultural, as well as volunteering in emergencies, legal advice,” — said Golubev.

the Minister the Moscow region government social communication Irina Plesea announced that the Governor formed the Coordinating Council in the sphere of volunteering. He will become an expert platform for discussion of development issues volunteer activities.