Forthcoming Projects for 2016
  • Sponsorship of new groups of the Ukrainian children for rest and treatment holidays in non- contaminated areas in Ukraine.
  • Charity Fund-Raising Concerts.
  • Sponsoring essential pharmaceuticals and medical equipment for treating children with Chernobyl related illnesses.



12th International Children festival in Artek

“ Let’s Change the World for  the better!”


The 12th International Children Festival  is held on 19 July-1 August, 2013,  at the  International Children Centre “Artek”, Crimea , Ukraine

The Festival aim is to promote international friendship and understanding between children. Last year more than 800 kids from nearly 60 countries participated in the Festival.

The group up to 10 active kids 12-16 years old is invited to represent UK culture and traditions.  The kids will participate in various cultural and sports events in the fun-packed programmes of the Festival, and International Children League of Nations.

It all happens in the unique setting of a beautiful seaside resort at the  Black Sea coast in Crimea


The children and one adult leader would be provided with free accommodation, full board, but they travel at their own expenses.

The kids should have the health certificates, the valid British passport is essential.

No visa needed to travel to Ukraine.
Artek Festival project in the UK is initiated and promoted by The Chernobyl Relief Foundation in the United Kingdom( CRF) in 2004.  More than 70 kids from different parts of GB had this once-in-a-life-time experience. They  made hundreds of friends from  all over the world and had been reporting the Prime Minister on their plans how to change the world.

It is part of the CRF Child-to-Child project.  See
The invitation to participate in the festival is provided via  the Embassy of Ukraine in UK.
For  details, please contact

Tatiana Pereverzeva-Birch,
Project Managing Trustee, CRF
Co-ordinator and initiator of the Artek project in GB.
25,Wimbledon Place,
Bradwell Common,
Milton Keynes,
MK13 8 BQ

Tel :   01908 673181
Email address:

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