Rinat Akhmetov bought apartments for orphaned children from Avdeevka

Ринат Ахметов подарил квартиры осиротевшим детям из Авдеевки

Rinat Akhmetov decided to give apartments to the children of the Town, whose parents were killed during the shelling of the city on 13 may 2017.

Today in the plant families presented certificates to housing.

The tragedy happened in mid-may of this year. From a direct hit in a house in the old part of the city killed four civilians. The explosion claimed the lives of employees of Avdiivka coke plant – Mary of the Wild, Oleg Borisenko and his wife Olga Kurochkina. The couple left 19-year-old son Michael, and Maria was raised by wild one 4-year-old daughter Alexandra. Children were left orphans.

“One day, the children lost the most dear – family and home. When on the death of their parents Michael and little Sasha learned Rinat Leonidovich, he decided to give children an apartment in the city of Pokrovsk Donetsk region. Unfortunately, orphaned children, no one will return their parents. But now they need a new home. In which they, along with relatives will be to build a new life. This assistance is a personal initiative of Rinat Akhmetov,” – said Alexander Vishnyakov, Director of the Rinat Akhmetov Humanitarian centre.

Since the tragedy the staff of Avdiivka coke plant has supported children who have lost parents. “The deaths of our officers is a tragedy for all of us, for all workers. We Express our sympathy to the families and friends of the victims. They had children who no return parental love. From the first days of Avdiivka coke and the Rinat Akhmetov Humanitarian centre has provided assistance and support to the families and friends of the fallen officers. For children this is a very important concern and support. And the assistance provided by Rinat Akhmetov, will help them in the future”, – said the Director of Avdiivka coke plant Musa Magomedov.