The national telecommunications operator Kyivstar allocates 30 million hryvnia to charity in the fight against coronaviruses in Ukraine.
Most of the funds will be used to purchase mechanical ventilation equipment and monitors to monitor the condition of critically ill patients, the operator’s press service told Ukrinform.
“Kyivstar allocates 30 million hryvnias of charitable aid to the fight against COVID-19 in Ukraine. With the “Your Support” charitable foundation, the operator will purchase mechanical ventilation devices and monitors that monitor the condition of critically ill patients. The remaining funds will be used for consumables that will keep the equipment running for a year, and for personal protective equipment for Ukrainian doctors, who are now at the forefront of the fight against the virus, “said The report.
In particular, according to Kyivstar, seven Ukrainian hospitals in different regions of Ukraine will receive 10 Savina 300 Select ventilators and 20 Vista 120 patient monitors from the world leader in the development and production of medical equipment – the German company Drager.
“Big companies cannot stay away during these difficult times for the country and the world. Therefore, Kyivstar allocates charitable aid to the purchase of high quality equipment necessary for the effective treatment of viral infections in Ukrainian hospitals. We believe that this equipment will not only help fight the coronavirus pandemic, but will save lives for many years to come, “said Kyivstar President Alexander Komarov.
The press service said the project was implemented in partnership with the charitable foundation “Your Support”, which oversaw the medical facilities that will receive patients with coronavirus and addressed the company with a corresponding request d charity aid. The fund has a reliable reputation and is subject to an annual audit of its activities.
According to the chairman of the board of directors of the Your Support foundation Masha Efrosinina, since the start of the forties, the fund has literally reformatted its work in a few days, directing all efforts to overcome the crisis caused by COVID-19. “I am deeply struck by such colossal and large-scale support from Kyivstar, because each hryvnia of aid allocated is the salvation of our compatriots. It is also a great example for a company that has now teamed up to fight an invisible enemy, ”said Efrosinina.
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The founder of Your Pillar Foundation Valeria Tatarchuk, said that the project with Kyivstar has become extremely important for them, because the operator is part of the international group Veon and very carefully selects its partners, which confirms accordingly. the status of the Your Pillar fund ”As a partner with an impeccable reputation.
As noted, Kyivstar has already introduced the practice of accumulating Ukrainian doctors for their daily work of 150 hryvnia from bonus funds on mobile accounts. Bonuses were automatically granted to Kyivstar subscribers from primary health care facilities and primary health care services, who are registered in the public registry of the electronic health care system. Their list was provided to the mobile operator by the National Health Service of Ukraine. In addition, doctors can contact the operator in person by calling the number on the register and leave a request at 477 * 103. The bonus credit will take place within 5 working days – after verification and confirmation by the NSZU data submitted in the request.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru