On May 28, 2017 Naked Heart, a charity foundation that helps children, will conduct the first charity Green Marathon “Running Hearts” together with Sberbank.
The goal of the event is to collect donations for the purpose of expanding the project of Early Aid for Small Children with Developmental Disorders and Members of Their Families. The project will become part of the Foundation’s programme “Every Child Deserves a Family”. All the funds raised during the Green Marathon “Running Hearts” will be transferred to the Naked Heart Foundation.
The race will be held on the Vorobyevy Hills, its participants will be able to choose one of three distances: 3 kilometres, 10 kilometres, and 21.1 kilometres. The Green Marathon “Running Hearts” is an inclusive event that includes a separate 10 kilometre race for people with reduced capabilities who use a wheelchair to move.
The motto of the event is #RunningWithPurpose.
Sberbank is Russia’s largest bank and a leading global financial institution. Sberbank holds almost one third of aggregate Russian banking sector assets, it is the key lender to the national economy and the biggest deposit taker in Russia. The Central Bank of the Russian Federation is the founder and principal shareholder of Sberbank owning 50% of the Bank's authorized capital plus one voting share, with the remaining 50% held by domestic and international investors. Sberbank has more than 135 million individual customers and more than 1 million corporate clients in 22 countries. Sberbank has the largest distribution network in Russia with almost 17,000 branches, and its international operations include UK, US, CIS, Central and Eastern Europe, Turkey and other countries.
Author: Anna Dorozhkina