May, the 26 the 27th Kyiv Chestnut Run took place, which has become a wonderful tradition for sports fans and caring people.
This year more than 20,000 participants took part, among which are about 600 corporate teams, including ours.
The IT-TRANSIT team participates in the Chestnut Run for 6 years, each year joining the sports holiday and charity and each year expanding the number of its runners.
In total, the program "Chestnut Run" has 7 runs: a walker run, children's run, sports run, courageous run, as well as new starts - a blind run, and a run with a dog.
Every year, with the help of the Chestnut Run fund, purchased precious equipment in the Center of children's cardiology and cardiosurgery. In addition, resources collected from the participants of the blind run and the run a the dog will be used to support children who are treated at the Institute of eye diseases and tissue therapy named after V.P. Filatov of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine and the Happy Paw Fund to purchase the necessary materials to the animal shelter.
As a result of the event, the Cardiology Center was given a check for a record amount for all years: 2,800,000 uah.
The second check for 100 000 uah - to the Institute of eye diseases and tissue therapy named after V. P. Filatov.
The third check for 35 600 uah - to the Happy Paw Fund.
The 27th “Chestnut Run” and its results - it is a new record and symbol of the fact that the people of Ukraine can unite for the sake of a noble goal.
Also at the event were photo zones, animators, robot races, tasting of various products and practical jokes.